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The Joint Commission

Joint Commission details new pain assessment, management standards in R3 Report

The revised and updated pain assessment and management standards published in the R3 Report are described.

Joint Commission executive vice-president addresses pain management standard concerns

An update on the Joint Commission’s standards for pain assessment and treatment is provided, along with five misconceptions that are commonly associated with these standards.

Physicians invited to play a larger role in standards process

The Joint Commission’s ongoing efforts to include physicians in the standards development process is described in this month’s column.


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