DNV GL Healthcare Revises Interpretive Guidance for Patient Rights Standard PR.2
- National Integrated Accreditation for Healthcare Organizations
DNV GL Healthcare recently updated their NIAHO Hospital Accreditation Requirements, effective January 21, 2019. As a part of these revisions, changes have been made to NIAHO’s interpretive guidance for Patient Rights standard PR.2. The changes are intended to provide additional clarification regarding care in a safe setting specific to ligature risk.
Specific guidance includes:
- Not all patients with psychiatric conditions or a history of a psychiatric condition are cared for in psychiatric h…