Use this tool to educate and test hospital leaders and staff about the Joint Commission’s new survey process and scoring. Add your own questions to the tool.
Note: The checklist is in the 3rd page of the download file below
The LD chapter provides a framework for leaders to establish, maintain, and improve their hospital’s patient care services to better meet the needs of their patients and community. It also contains...
Innovation involves doing something differently than how it’s normally done; a new device, policy, or...Read More »
Earlier this year, we sent out our 2017 Accreditation Professional Salary Survey to professionals in the quality and accreditation field. Our goal was to get a screenshot
of the accreditation field: money, tasks, education, and work experience.
With that data, we’ve been able to...
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People can grow used to anything, even alarms. Such is the danger of alarm fatigue; when excessive and nuisance alerts cause healthcare staff to...Read More »
This spring, Ann Scott Blouin, RN, PhD, FACHE, executive vice president of The Joint Commission, wrote a...Read More »
Editor’s note: By the time the general public hears about an impaired clinician, whether it’s a nurse, technician, or physician, it’s usually...Read More »