A quick read explaining how CMS and Accrediting Organizations function.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services unveiled a ...Read More »
In a letter released in April, the CDC clarified its ...Read More »
If you are among those frustrated by having to implement costly, time-consuming, and seemingly ever-changing requirements on ligature risk and...Read More »
Be prepared to be held accountable for actions by contractors, staff, or volunteers that result in noncompliance with CMS’ Conditions of...Read More »
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Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide, and 16.2 million Americans experienced a major depressive episode in 2016. It’s also...Read More »
A query by CMS officials questioning whether accrediting organizations (AO) that also offer consulting services face a conflict of interest drew...Read More »
A study that found independent hospital accreditation carries no real benefit for patient outcomes has garnered a formal rebuttal from The Joint...Read More »
Ever wonder what the difference between CMS, Joint Commission, DNV, HFAP, and CIHQ is? This chart has the answers.