TITLE

JCAHO refines surgery rules

AUTHOR(S)
Morrissey, John
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;6/28/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 26, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the implementation of a new set of surgery protocols in U.S. hospitals by the U.S. Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) as of June 28, 2004. Opinion of JCAHO spokesman Mark Forstneger on the new protocols; Objectives and safety requirements included in the previous protocol; Specifications of the new guidelines.
ACCESSION #
13792826

 

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