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Despite the risk that bloodborne diseases represent, a new study published in
JANUARY 26, 2016
  Infection control and ­bloodborne pathogens
AUGUST 1, 2012
These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
Are you in compliance with OSHA’s chemical labeling standard? Editor’s
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
1. Name three bloodborne pathogens: , , .
Surveyors still feel that more can be done to prevent Legionella and waterborne pathogens
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
Staff should use contact precautions with a contact precaution kit. In general, wear protective b
Improve your plans to manage the spread of pathogenic biological substances such as Legionella be
DECEMBER 4, 2017
Safe-handling standards apply to all healthcare workers, from delivery to stor-age, administrati
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Safe-handling standards apply to all healthcare workers, from delivery to storage, administratio
OCTOBER 5, 2017
  Documentation standards
JANUARY 1, 2015
by: Tami Swartz Agencies must take extra precautions if they want to send texts t
The Joint Commission has released prepublication standards for its newly approved optional certif
MARCH 3, 2015
The Joint Commission released prepublication standards for its new Acute Stroke-Ready Hospital di
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
CMS has approved the 2018 standards set forth by the home health accrediting body Community Healt
For the last several years, The Joint Commission's semiannual list of the most-cited standards ha
AUGUST 4, 2015
  CMS Special Open Door Forum: The IMPACT Act and standardized patient assessment data elements
The Joint Commission seeks comments from healthcare facilities about a proposed standard that wou
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
The Joint Commission last week released prepublication standards that align the accreditor with C
JUNE 16, 2015
The Joint Commission seeks comments from healthcare facilities about a proposed standard that wo
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
The Joint Commission has released prepublication standards for its Environment of Care (EC
MARCH 18, 2014
JANUARY 1, 2019
The National Quality Forum has come out in strong support of a proposed standardized quali
The Joint Commission revised the rationale to Provision of Care standard PC.01.02.07, which discu
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
Public comments are due August 26 on standardized assessment-based data items developed under th
AUGUST 19, 2016
For the last several years, The Joint Commission's semiannual list of the most-cited standards ha
AUGUST 6, 2015
For the last several years, The Joint Commission's semiannual list of the most-cited standards ha
AUGUST 12, 2015
New standards from The Joint Commission designed to align with the CMS will go into effect on Jul
JUNE 24, 2014
The Joint Commission (TJC) this week announced scoring changes for its IC.02.02.01 standard, whic
SEPTEMBER 11, 2018
Among ambulatory care facilities, The Joint Commission standard that states an organization gran
APRIL 3, 2014
The Joint Commission has revised its Life Safety standards LS.04.01.20 through LS.04.02.50 for it
DECEMBER 5, 2017
Early this year, the NFPA promised to fast-track a new standard to help first responders, healthc
New Patient Safety Systems chapter includes two existing Medical Staff standards
Life Safety and Environment of Care standards comprised seven of The Joint Commission&rsqu
APRIL 1, 2014
The Joint Commission’s biannual list of top-cited hospital standards is out for the first h
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Joint Commission postpones implementation of minimum standards for radiologic techn
The IRS has announced that standard mileage rates for the use of a car in 2018 rose to 54.5 cents
Does the OR in your ambulatory surgery center (ASC) have a functioning AED or standard defibrilla
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has released new standards for OPPE and F
MARCH 14, 2014
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
Technical standards released by U.S. Access Board build on local push toward best practices.
Fill in the blank: The Joint Commission standards that cover sedation and anesthesia apply to all
It may sound like a broken record, but The Joint Commission’s list of most-cited standards
MARCH 31, 2015
Question: Name two NPSGs that have been moved into the standards.   Read the
JULY 15, 2015
The Joint Commission’s latest list of most-cited standards features the usual suspects: saf
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
As our industry rapidly changes, so too must our patient-care policies, standards, and practices.
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has updated its standards for healthy wor
MARCH 24, 2016
For the 15th year in a row, the Gallup’s annual honesty and ethical standards poll has name
DECEMBER 29, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) will begin beta testing on the standardize
Training to respond specifically to active shooters is now a standard part of security plans at m
NOVEMBER 21, 2013
Two national studies that aim to examine the effects of duty hour standards on patient out
MARCH 21, 2014
The Joint Commission last week announced revisions to its medical staff standards for hospitals a
Q. As I recall, the HIPAA standards known as version 5010 had some impact on HIPAA standa
Over the next couple of months, several Joint Commission programs, standards, and updates will go
AUGUST 9, 2016
IT and patient safety advocates call for better testing and standardization Elec
JANUARY 6, 2016
Flexible Spending Account, Federal Student Aid, Food Services of America, Focused Standards Asses
MARCH 10, 2016
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
“We continue to have concerns that the specifics of our standards are not achieving the g
MARCH 21, 2014
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) will accept input on its proposed standards
If you think you’ve been adhering to the correct NFPA standards for medical gas storage, ma
DECEMBER 30, 2016
G1024 (Authentication) is one of the more common standard-level deficiencies in 2018. G10
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has announced new standards for OPPE and
MARCH 14, 2013
In just under 30 minutes, this video explains OSHA's revised Hazard Communication standard. The n
APRIL 17, 2014
Medicare officials continue to cite an “improvement standard” as a reason for
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Three of the top health systems in the country are setting standards that will prevent hospitals
MAY 27, 2015
In just under 30 minutes, this video explains OSHA’s revised Hazard Communication standard.
JUNE 11, 2015
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is accepting comments and feedback on i
The Joint Commission has revised Mstandardsinformation/
AUGUST 1, 2017
Educational outcomes among first-year residents in programs governed by standard ACGME duty-hour
MARCH 23, 2018
Experts say you should start practicing now on the local level A new standard under dev
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
The U.S. Pharmacopeia Convention (USP) published standards in 2016 to protect workers who handle
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Many were shocked by The Joint Commission’s newest standards and elements of performance (E
AUGUST 1, 2017
MARCH 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
On March 4, 2014, The Joint Commission unveiled the new EC prepublication standards, which have b
APRIL 3, 2014
Have you trained your staff on the new GHS standards related to hazard communication? &nb
APRIL 23, 2014
Q&A Standardization isn't 'just an exercise in change
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
Nurse leaders say the standard recruitment and retention methods of sign-on bonuses, pay increase
JANUARY 26, 2017
When changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that would have extended overtime pay to 4.2
JANUARY 20, 2017
Learn about the development and testing of standardized patient assessment data elements mandated
New legislation to promote standardization across PAC heralds major provider IMPACT
JANUARY 1, 2015
MARCH 9, 2017
As I eagerly await the final numbers of the most frequently cited standards during the 2014 surve
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
How long is a standard bowling lane from the foul line to the head pin?  
Smart pump–EMR interoperability is the new standard of care for intravenous (IV) infusion t
DECEMBER 22, 2016
The State Operations Manual, under Standard Plan of Care, G161, states the following:
The Joint Commission confirmed Thursday afternoon that a key figure in standards interpretation f
AUGUST 24, 2017
The Joint Commission confirmed Thursday afternoon that a key figure in standards interpretation f
AUGUST 29, 2017
When changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that would have extended overtime pay to 4.2
JANUARY 20, 2017
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Terms of use synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Q: Is there an industry standard metric goal for CDI specialist reviews of Medicare cases?
On January 22 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) took action to improve security standards fo
Even after four years of medical school and standardized tests, some trainees aren’t prepa
MAY 2, 2014
California amended its data breach notification standards September 30 when it passed
A large part of the job of nursing is translating best practices and standards into effective bed
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
I suspect that I may return to the coming changes to the Life Safety standards and EPs dealing wi
JANUARY 4, 2018
by: Josh Poltilove Among the top 12 standard-level deficiencies in home health t
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
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DECEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
The Third International Consensus Definitions Task Force updated the standards of sepsis and sept
A new study by the Leapfrog Group has found that 53% of hospitals meet the group’s standard
JULY 19, 2016
MACs use the Fiscal Intermediary Standard System (FISS) to process Medicare Part A claims. Hospic
Currently, there is no comprehensive standard or set of recommendations to direct or guide staffi