JCR Releases Book, "Pediatric Patient Safety in the ED"
04 févr. 2010 18h45 HE | Joint Commission
OAK BROOK, IL--(Marketwire - February 4, 2010) - Children who need treatment in the emergency department present special challenges for caregivers, who must recognize that these pediatric patients...
Joint Commission Alert: Preventing Deaths During, After Pregnancy
26 janv. 2010 14h47 HE | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - January 26, 2010) - Pre-existing medical conditions such as high blood pressure are putting women at greater risk for death during or shortly after pregnancy,...
Joint Commission Annual Report Shows Gains in Patient Care Quality and Safety
14 janv. 2010 11h30 HE | Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - January 14, 2010) - Accredited hospitals in America have steadily improved the quality of patient care over a seven-year period, saving lives and improving the...
How Patients Can Make the Most of a Visit to the Doctor
09 déc. 2009 12h28 HE | Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - December 9, 2009) - A visit to the doctor is a time to talk and learn, and patients play a critical role in their health care, just like doctors, nurses and other...
Joint Commission International Marks Ten Years of Global Accreditation
16 nov. 2009 12h41 HE | Joint Commission International
OAKBROOK, IL--(Marketwire - November 16, 2009) - Joint Commission International (JCI) is marking the tenth anniversary of the first health care organization to be awarded accreditation under its...
Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare Takes Aim at Patient Safety Failures
10 sept. 2009 07h00 HE | Joint Commission
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - September 10, 2009) - Teaming up with top hospitals and health systems across the country to use new methods to find the causes of and put a stop to dangerous and...
'Speak Up' to Prevent Errors in Your Child's Care; Joint Commission Campaign Helps Parents Ask the Right Questions
05 août 2009 12h01 HE | Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - August 5, 2009) - Medical errors are a serious problem, and the consequences of these mistakes can be especially devastating for children. A 2008 study by the...