Tag Archive for ‘Targeted Solutions Tool’
Hand hygiene TST helps hospitals reduce HAI rates
This month’s column describes how the Memorial Hermann Health System used The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare’s Targeted Solutions Tool to improve compliance with hand hygiene guidelines.
RPI can be used to improve surgical care
The Targeted Solutions Tool is an online application that may be used by project leaders to engage in process improvement in hand hygiene, hand-off communication, safe surgery, and other areas.
TST: The right operation, on the right patient, in the right location
This month’s column provides an update of The Targeted Solutions Tool for Safe Surgery.
Finding new solutions to hand hygiene problems
To address the endemic challenge of hand-washing compliance, The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare developed the Targeted Solutions Tool which has demonstrated a 40 percent improvement in compliance by systematically addressing the entire improvement process.
ASCs begin using wrong site surgery tool
This month’s column highlights The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare’s Targeted Solutions Tool™ (TST), which guides accredited ambulatory surgery centers through a step-by-step process to identify, measure, and reduce risks in processes that can contribute to a wrong site surgery.
New Targeted Solutions Tool to prevent wrong site surgery
On February 14, the Center for Transforming Healthcare released its newest solution in the ongoing challenge to reduce the risk of wrong site surgery. The center’s new Targeted Solutions Tool (TST) guides health care organizations through a step-by-step process to identify, measure, and reduce risks in key processes that can contribute to a wrong site […]