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Top Standards Compliance Issues for First Half of 2012

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This article provides preliminary data on the most frequently cited standards and requirements from Joint Commission accreditation and certification programs for the first half of 2012. Twelve bar graphs (representing the ambulatory care, behavioral health care, critical access hospital, disease-specific care certification, health care staffing services certification, home care, hospital, laboratory and point-of-care testing, long term care, Medicare/Medicaid certification–based long term care, office-based surgery practices, and palliative care programs) display the standards and requirements identified most frequently as “not compliant” from January 1, 2012, through June 30, 2012.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 2012-10-01

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  • The Joint Commission Perspectives gives you the what, when, and how to help your organization stay up-to-date on The Joint Commission initiatives and maintain continuous standards compliance. Perspectives is your primary source of timely, readable, and useful information about changes to Joint Commission standards and requirements, the survey/review process, the scoring and decision process, patient safety initiatives, ORYX� performance measurement requirements, and much more.

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