TITLE

Joint Commission streamlines requirements for patient safety

PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Behavioral Health Accreditation & Accountability Alert;Sep2002, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) to score the facilities it evaluates on a select list of safety-related recommendations. List of the 2003 National Patient Safety Goals of JCAHO; Recommendations for healthcare organizations to improve the effectiveness of communication among caregivers.
ACCESSION #
7211096

 

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