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By Frank Federico | Friday, Oct 24, 2014
On October 20, 2014, The Joint Commission (TJC) issued a new “Patient Safety Systems” chapter in the 2015 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Hospitals. In this post, IHI Executive Director Frank Federico, RPh, comments on the chapter's emphasis on leadership.The Joint Commission’s new "Patient Safety Systems" chapter is a blueprint for leaders that uses existing standards to achieve an integrated approach to patient safety. According to the Joint Commission, “While this chapter does not incl ... read full post


Tag(s): Patient Safety, Leadership, Crisis Management, WalkRounds - Patient Safety Leadership WalkRounds
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