Most Challenging Joint Commission Hospital Requirement – 2020
- The Joint Commission
- Critical Access Hospitals,
- Behavioral Health - Inpatient
Every year The Joint Commission (TJC) releases data on the requirements that were most frequently identified as “not compliant” for the agency’s various accreditation programs. In 2020, hospitals were most frequently cited for NPSG.15.01.01, EP 1 which requires organizations to reduce the risk for suicide.
Element of Performance 1 for NPSG.15.01.01 requires that psychiatric hospitals and psychiatric units within general hospitals conduct an environmental risk assessment to identify elements i…Sign Up for Free Trial