- TJC's Medicare condition-level follow-up survey. // Hospital Peer Review;Dec2009, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p145
The article reports on the plan of The Joint Commission (TJC) on Accreditation of the Healthcare Organizations to change the terms such as condition level follow-up survey of Medicare and conditional accreditation status, as confusion between the two concepts arose.
- Unannounced surveys keep staff on their toes. // Patient Education Management;Feb2008, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p15
The article reports on the unannouced survey format used by the U.S. Joint Commission.
- JCAHO has some surprises for hospitals starting in '06. Morrissey, John // Modern Healthcare;4/7/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p8
Reports on the decision of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) to make all triennial surveys unannounced as of 2006. Reason of the JCAHO for making the accreditation surveys unannounced; Remarks from Russell Massaro, executive vice president of...
- THE JOINT COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION. // Quality Progress;Jun2003, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p21
Reports on the decision of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization to switch to unannounced regular accreditation surveys in the U.S.
- JCAHO staff proposes 3% rise in survey fees. Petitte, Karen // Modern Healthcare;8/28/95, Vol. 25 Issue 35, p2
Reports on the proposed raise on the 1996 survey fees by the staff of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Cost and value of the JCAHO's survey process; Comments from health professionals; Survey finding on the interaction between surveyors and hospitals; Concerns...
- Surveying the costs. Morrissey, John // Modern Healthcare;9/13/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 37, p12
Reports on the fee increases for the accreditation surveys by the U.S. Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), which will take effect in 2005. Reason behind the increase; Focus of the JCAHO surveys; Average fee increases.
- JCAHO's proposal to increase survey fees is poorly timed. // Modern Healthcare;9/4/95, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p62
Editorial. Asserts the ill-timing of the proposal of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations' staff to raise survey fees for 1996. Concerns about the cost of JCAHO survey process and leadership; Criticism on JCAHO's inefficient respond to calls for improvements from...
- WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT JCAHO. McLaughlin, Susan // Health Facilities Management;Mar2006, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p35
Provides information on the changes in the survey process the U.S. Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations in 2006. Emphasis of the commission on emergency management; Plan to launch unannounced surveys; Requirement for the submission of evidence of standards compliance.
- JCAHO looks to limit focused surveys. Green, Jeffrey // AHA News;1/9/95, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p4
Reports on the proposal from a panel of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) to reduce the number of medical focused surveys in the United States. Dissatisfaction of medical facilities with cost and burden of surveys; Plans on the alternatives for focused...