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The Joint Commission (TJC) is, by far, one of the biggest names in hospital accreditation. Formerly known for years as the Joint Commission on the Accreditation Healthcare Organizations, TJC’s mission still rings true today: “To continuously improve healthcare for the public in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating healthcare organizations and inspiring them to…(Read More)

What is the Joint Commission Survey Analysis for Evaluating Risk (SAFER) Matix? It’s a new scoring methodology announced in May. The TJC SAFER matrix is intended to better identify and communicate risk levels associated with deficiencies cited during accreditation surveys. The focus is on providing its accredited and certified organizations with an on-site…(Read More)