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The Joint Commission

Sentinel Event Alert focuses on developing a reporting culture by learning from close calls

This month’s column examines the development of a culture of safety specifically through the analysis of reporting close calls in patient care.

The Joint Commission

Study on value of accreditation falls flat on methodology, patient focus

This month’s column examines the methodology of a recently released study on the value of health care accreditation.

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Joint Commission accreditation reaches 20,000 mark

The Joint Commission recently achieved a significant milestone—the accreditation or certification of 20,000 health care organizations. This month’s column offers a summary of the organization’s accreditation history.


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