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Are you an accreditation specialist or handle survey preparation for your organization? If so, we
APRIL 21, 2015
The Next Accreditation System (NAS) has changed the role residency coordinators play in ensuring
JUNE 6, 2014
The Next Accreditation System (NAS) has changed the role residency coordinators play in en
APRIL 25, 2014
HCPro is looking ahead to 2016 and we want to know about your biggest accreditation-related job c
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
Many medical staffs are not prepared for an aging physician population, but help is on the way! J
MARCH 7, 2014
The AMA and the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (A
Dear Colleague, This month I would like to discuss the Joint Commission on Accreditation
JANUARY 15, 2005
  QIS preparation
JANUARY 1, 2012
  Preparing for an MDS Survey
DECEMBER 15, 2017
  Resources for preparing vaccine claims
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the American Osteopathic Associ
MARCH 7, 2014
Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
Are you prepared for the pending launch of the hospital life safety surveys? &
MAY 1, 2014
The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) last week announced it has acqui
OCTOBER 20, 2015
We are pleased to announce the launch of the Accreditation & Quality Advisor blog! The
MARCH 31, 2015
The Association for Healthcare Accreditation
MAY 11, 2012
  Trendspotting: SNFs feel somewhat prepared for staff reporting through the PBJ
OCTOBER 30, 2015
  Post-election healthcare policy: What should providers prepare for?
NOVEMBER 23, 2016
  SNF Residents Are Checking Out for the Holiday; Are you Prepared?
DECEMBER 7, 2016
  Survey preparation: How self-audit practices come from QAPI
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
  ’Tis the season for SNF leaves of absence, are you prepared?
DECEMBER 7, 2018
The Joint Commission recently approved the 2016 accreditation and certification decision rules fo
OCTOBER 6, 2015
This academic year saw the number of ACGME-accredited programs rise 3% to 9,977, according to the
OCTOBER 7, 2016
MARCH 9, 2017
The self-study is a new accreditation activity program directors and coordinators must complete a
MAY 15, 2019
We've moved the Accreditation Insider to our new website, 
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has released an annual quality report that
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has released an annual quality report tha
MARCH 1, 2018
AHAP’s own Jodi Eisenberg was recently interviewed on the changing world of accreditation.
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
Effective immediately, The Joint Commission updated two of its policies on accreditation status f
How CMS and Joint Commission decide what accreditation program to put you in The differ
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
The Joint Commission has eliminated its post-survey category of “Contingent Accreditation.&
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
Hospitals seeking accreditation have more options than ever. The Joint Commission, DNV, and AAHH
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
A look at how local hospitals prepared for and managed the inclement weather
JANUARY 1, 2019
The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Heath Care (AAAHC)
OCTOBER 22, 2015
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) has officially informed the Univ
MAY 15, 2019
  New details are available about the transition to a single accreditation system
JUNE 27, 2014
Accreditation and quality professionals are being asked to do more than ever to comply with major
AUGUST 2, 2016
CMS has approved the 2018 standards set forth by the home health accrediting body Community Healt
The committee that accredits MD-granting medical schools has streamlined its accreditation standa
MAY 2, 2014
Dear accreditation professional, Your feedback is essential to us at HCPro. Please
Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) is now an approved accreditation organization to pr
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) has announced that the American
  The alignment of residency program accreditation for MDs and DOs moved forward w
JANUARY 16, 2015
Briefings on Accreditation & Quality (BOAQ) has changed its name to Inside Accre
Be prepared to ask for time extensions from your accrediting organization and CMS to bring doors
OCTOBER 1, 2018
 Be prepared to ask for time extensions from your accrediting organization and CMS to bring
OCTOBER 1, 2018
CMS recognizes that it’s going to take agencies more time to prepare than expected. You can
Facilities that have seen the worst say now is the time to prepare for it The frequency
JUNE 22, 2017
When the hospital prepares food for its patients, it must prepare the food under certain conditio
AUGUST 5, 2014
On June 10, the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) released
JUNE 14, 2016
By A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Be prepared to be held a
Four slide presentations on the topics related to the Next Accreditation System are available at
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
New program coordinators can learn more about accreditation requirements as part of a new worksho
MAY 23, 2014
The ACGME recently posted three new webinars about the Next Accreditation System (NAS) on its
OCTOBER 25, 2013
Two experts explain what new accreditation specialists need to know Editor&
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
By Steven Porter A study that found independent hospital accreditation c
NOVEMBER 20, 2018
Study urges hospitals to turn to technology, study successes of other facilities to prepare for
APRIL 6, 2017
Monograph urges hospitals to turn to technology, study successes of other facilities to prepare
MAY 11, 2017
The Joint Commission has denied full accreditation to Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle af
JUNE 23, 2016
Fill in the blank: Medication containers should be labeled whenever a medication is prepared but
JULY 22, 2014
A new HCPro webcast will help hospitals prepare a response plan in the event they receive a patie
OCTOBER 28, 2014
In the “old” days, the survey preparation cycle was a fairly well-defined undertaking
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
OCTOBER 22, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS is adequately preparing to implement ICD-10 October 1, according to a
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Be prepared to be held accountable for actions by contractors, staff, or volunteers that result i
Climate events are on the rise, and healthcare facilities around the country are preparing for na
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
Accrediting bodies Addressing common misconceptions regarding waivers and
JANUARY 12, 2017
Accreditation bodies Almost two-thirds of hospitals are not compliant with J
JANUARY 2, 2019
As the city of Boston prepares for its marathon one year after the tragic double bombing a
APRIL 10, 2014
CMS is adequately preparing to implement ICD-10 October 1, according to a
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Dear Accreditation Professional, Your feedback is essential to us at HCPro. Pleas
JUNE 13, 2017
ASHE webinar discusses the need for all-hands staff training and facility preparation
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has announced new standards for OPPE and
MARCH 14, 2013
ACDIS is exploring opportunities to develop additional CCDS exam preparation resources. You may
A Rockford, Illinois hospital held a large-scale evacuation drill September 21 to help prepare fo
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
This April, CMS sent out a memo with big proposals for accrediting organizations (AO). If passed,
JULY 11, 2017
Too much on your plate, but not sure if you’re staff is prepared to help? This delegation t
MAY 19, 2016
HFAP, one of the oldest accrediting organizations for U.S. hospitals, recently updated
OCTOBER 1, 2018
Join HCPro on Friday, May 8 for a 90-minute webcast that will help accreditation and safety profe
MARCH 31, 2015
The adoption of the ACGME’s Next Accreditation System introduced the concept of Milestones
MARCH 17, 2017
One might think that accredited, major academic medical centers wouldn’t need to worry abou
Life safety concerns continue to be a central focus for healthcare accrediting agencies. Life saf
OCTOBER 13, 2016
Prepare for the new Patient Safety Systems chapter and redesigned Sentinel Events chapter with th
JANUARY 15, 2015
Medications prepared and used in the OR and other procedural areas must be labeled. The label sho
DECEMBER 30, 2014
In order to prepare testing for ICD-10 implementation, facilities should assess the readin
Q: How can our CDI team prepare for potential productivity losses post-ICD-10 implementati
Nine out of 10 infection control professionals leaders say their hospitals are better prepared th
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Agencies would have until Jan. 13, 2018, to prepare for most of the revised Home Health Condition
The adoption of the ACGME’s Next Accreditation System introduced the concept of Mil
MARCH 17, 2017
You haven’t been seeing things. Surveyors with several accreditation organizations (AO) hav
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
In annual report to Congress, CMS says accreditation organizations have their work cut out for t
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
All accredited residency programs must have an agreement in place that outlines the terms
APRIL 4, 2014
Long shifts and lack of sleep among medical residents led the Accreditation Council for Graduate
APRIL 10, 2014
The Joint Commission’s deeming authority for hospital accreditation has been renewed by the
The Joint Commission earlier this month announced that the 2015 Comprehensive Accreditation Ma
Accredited organizations that provide diagnostic imaging services have until July 1, 2016 to comp
APRIL 28, 2015
The number of first-year students enrolled at Liaison Committee on Medical Education-accredited m
JUNE 9, 2017
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) recently released its 2017-2018
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
What additional steps, besides the use of two patient identifiers, are required when preparing to
Join us for Ebola: How to Prepare Your Facility, to learn all you need to know about prote
OCTOBER 28, 2014
  “To prepare for my first day and night, I packed my stethoscope, reflex ha
JUNE 13, 2014
As we, at ACDIS, prepare for ICD-10-CM/PCS implementation we look to the strength of our members
Dear readers, To prepare for the upcoming transition in which the content found i
Too much on your plate, but not sure if you’re staff is prepared to help? This delegation t
JANUARY 10, 2019
Report to Congress finds that accreditation organizations have a lot of work to do The
OCTOBER 1, 2017
Preparing for a Joint Commission survey can preoccupy a safety official and take up more time tha
JULY 24, 2014
This package includes access to the live and on-demand versions of: Preparing for 2015&
A query by CMS officials questioning whether accrediting organizations (AO) that also offer consu
APRIL 1, 2019
Representatives from The Joint Commission, URAC, DNV-GL, the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation
NOVEMBER 7, 2017
The latest update to The Joint Commission’s Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Hospital
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
The sitemap of HCPro gives you convenient, once click access to each of our departments, e-Newsletters, newsletters, and blogs.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Time's running out. Is your CDI department prepared for ICD-10? Join Coding Boot Camp Instructor
Q: How can our team prepare for potential productivity losses post-ICD-10 implementatio
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
JUSTCODING
NCQA is accepting public comments through April 8 on proposed changes to its Health Plan Accredit
The clinical competency committee (CCC) is a new addition with the Next Accreditation System but
OCTOBER 16, 2015
ACGME-accredited programs are required to establish a clinical competency committee (CCC) to eval
JULY 10, 2015
A review of all the regulatory agencies that affect your hospital, from CMS, accreditation agenci
OCTOBER 27, 2016
Expect CMS to continue to put pressure on The Joint Commission (TJC) and other accrediting organi
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Expect CMS to continue to put pressure on The Joint Commission (TJC) and other accrediting organi
DECEMBER 1, 2018
ACDIS is preparing to draft its third incarnation of the popular The Physician Documentation I
MAY 7, 2014
JUSTCODING
April 1 was supposed to mark the final six months providers, payers, and CMS had to prepar
A hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee is preparing for the opening of a new heart and vascu
JUNE 19, 2014
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
As the person in charge of emergency preparation at your hospital, you should anticipate the dang
JULY 31, 2014
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
JUSTCODING
The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission is preparing to recommend that skilled nursing fa
NOVEMBER 14, 2014
DECEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
APRIL 29, 2015
JUSTCODING
You note that your agency is preparing for PDGM. And you note that as a result, you're taking a c
When preparing to administer any drug to a client, consider what is often referred to as the &quo
AUGUST 12, 2019
During your next Joint Commission survey, be prepared to answer three new questions before even s
AUGUST 30, 2016
by Kirsten Dize While experts agree it’s important to start preparing
Emergency planning: Preparing for a winter storm As the first fl
JANUARY 5, 2017
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has released new standards for OPPE and F
MARCH 14, 2014
A couple of weeks ago, HCPro’s Accreditation Insider featured an article that addressed a s
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
After months and years of preparation, false starts, and delays, ICD-10 is here and medical pract
Preparation is vital; that means staff training In this guest column, Dan
One of your most crucial roles as the person in charge of emergency preparation at your hospital
JULY 16, 2015
by Josh Poltilove Many agencies nationwide have made major strides to prepare for
As the healthcare industry prepares for fundamental change under the Patient Protection and Aff
DECEMBER 17, 2010
It’s a good month for money and numbers—tax preparation, March Madness, and the 2014
It’s a good month for money and numbers—tax preparation, March Madness, and the 2014
MARCH 20, 2014
JUNE 4, 2014
JUSTCODING
AUGUST 13, 2014
JUSTCODING
The 2014 ICD-10 implementation delay negatively impacted ICD-10 preparations, according to the
The 2014 ICD-10 implementation delay negatively impacted ICD-10 preparations, according to the Wo
APRIL 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS are currently under a code freeze as the industry prepares for ICD-10
Prepare for the new Patient Safety Systems chapter with
APRIL 28, 2015
ICD-10 is less than three months away and we want to help you prepare your inpatient coders, outp
JULY 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS is preparing to cancel four mandatory episode payment models for common cardiac and orthopedi
by Josh Poltilove Agencies that wait until the last minute to prepare for the P
At HCPro's Accreditation Specialist Boot Camp, we continue to receive questions about standing or
Even as the accrediting organization awaits final CMS approval, here are several proposals to ke
MAY 18, 2017
Expect CMS to continue to put pressure on The Joint Commission (TJC) and other accrediting organi
OCTOBER 9, 2018
The clock has been reset, and agencies that haven’t taken steps to prepare for the revised
In order to be fully prepared for the October 1, 2014, ICD-10 transition, you need to know
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
As the transition to ICD-10 nears, it is imperative that long-term care facilities prepare
MARCH 21, 2014
ICD-10 is coming in less than three months and we want to help you prepare your inpatient
JULY 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
ICD-10 is coming in less than three months and we want to help you prepare your inpatient
JULY 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
Be prepared to revise how your practice runs so that you can maximize your chances of earning an
ICD-10 is just six months away, and there’s a lot to do to prepare. But don’t worry,
Just because you aren't in the hot seat doesn't mean an interview doesn't take some preparation o
AUGUST 25, 2016
It’s not too early to prepare for ICD-10-CM/PCS
Editor’s note: Each year, the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory
APRIL 11, 2017
About Us
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Last week we started noodling on where things might go from a regulatory/accreditation perspectiv
JANUARY 17, 2019
Expect The Joint Commission (TJC) and other accrediting organizations (AO) to intensify scrutiny
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
Even the best prepared among us may not have been ready for the ICD-10 delay. By now, the
Medicare Boot Camp—Hospital Version prepares you to better manage your revenu
Coders prepared for 2017 with numerous changes to the Official Coding Guidelines for the ICD-
The introduction of the Home Health Groupings Model (HHGM) into the proposed rule means preparing
In preparing for the holiday festivities, it is essen-tial for friends and family to understand t
DECEMBER 7, 2018
JULY 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 29, 2014
JUSTCODING
Complex requirements introduced as part of the Next Accreditation System (NAS) put a spotlight on
JULY 31, 2019
Terms of use synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
If you work in a Joint Commission-accredited facility, there's no doubt you try to impress Joint
NOVEMBER 5, 2015