Joint Commission Revises Emergency Management Standard for Certain Accreditation Programs
- The Joint Commission
- Long Term Care,
- Ambulatory Care,
- Office-Based Surgery,
- Behavioral Health
The Joint Commission has announced revisions to emergency management standard EM.03.01.03, effective January 1, 2021, for their ambulatory health, behavioral health care, laboratory, nursing care center and office-based surgery programs.
EM.03.01.01 addresses the effectiveness of an organization’s emergency management plan. For the above listed accreditation programs, TJC has consolidated some elements of performance and clarified the types of emergency exercises these organizations may use t…Sign Up for Free Trial