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Published monthly, The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety is a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to providing health professionals with the information they need to promote the quality and safety of health care. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety invites original manuscripts on the development, adaptation, and/or implementation of innovative thinking, strategies, and practices in improving quality and safety in health care. Case studies, program or project reports, reports of new methodologies or new applications of methodologies, research studies on the effectiveness of improvement interventions, and commentaries on issues and practices are all considered.

David W. Baker, MD, MPH, FACP, executive vice president for the Division of Healthcare Quality Evaluation at The Joint Commission, is the inaugural editor-in-chief of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety.

Also known as Joint Commission Journal on Quality Improvement and Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety

Publisher: Joint Commission Resources

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Volume 38, Number 5, May 2012

Implementing and Evaluating a Multicomponent Inpatient Diabetes Management Program: Putting Research into Practice
pp. 195-206(12)
Authors: Munoz, Miguel; Pronovost, Peter; Dintzis, Joanne; Kemmerer, Theresa; Wang, Nae-Yuh; Chang, Yi-Ting; Efird, Leigh; Berenholtz, Sean M.; Golden, Sherita Hill


Relationship Between Nursing Home Safety Culture and Joint Commission Accreditation
pp. 207-215(9)
Authors: Wagner, Laura M.; McDonald, Shawna M.; Castle, Nicholas G.


Electronic Health Record–Based Monitoring of Primary Care Patients at Risk of Medication-Related Toxicity
pp. 216-223(8)
Authors: Bundy, David G.; Marsteller, Jill A.; Wu, Albert W.; Engineer, Lilly D.; Berenholtz, Sean M.; Caughey, A. Harrison; Silver, David; Tian, Jing; Thompson, Richard E.; Miller, Marlene R.; Lehmann, Christoph U.


Reporting Information on Emergency Department Crowding to the Hospital Board and Delivery of Time-Sensitive Care
pp. 229-234(6)
Authors: McHugh, Megan; Kang, Raymond; Cohen, Alan B.; Restuccia, Joseph D.; Hasnain-Wynia, Romana


How to Develop a Second Victim Support Program: A Toolkit for Health Care Organizations
pp. 235-240(6)
Authors: Pratt, Stephen; Kenney, Linda; Scott, Susan D.; Wu, Albert W.


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pp. 192-241(50)


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