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Effects of International Accreditation on Patient Care in a Japanese Hospital: Nurses’ Perspectives
John C. Wocher, MHA, FACHEExecutive Vice President and Director International Patient Services, Kameda Medical Center, Kamogawa City, Japan; Consultant, Joint Commission International
JCI Accreditation Achieves Ninth and Tenth ISQua Accreditations
Joint Commission International (JCI) Accreditation received the awards for its ninth and tenth accreditations from the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua) at ISQua’s annual conference 13-16 Octob...
JCI-Accredited Bon Secours Hospitals Win Irish National Safety Award
The Bon Secours Hospitals in Cork and Galway, both accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI), were jointly awarded the All-Ireland Safety Award for Medical Services in a presentation 4 October 2013 in Galway...
5th Edition Hospital Publications Update
Joint Commission International (JCI) is pleased to announce the following news regarding its 5th edition hospital standards and survey process guide:
The 5th Edition Survey Process Guide E-Book Published; Standard...
JCI Accredited Organizations Resource Center to Close
All resources for accredited organizations to be moved to JCI Direct Connect in December 2013.
Joint Commission International (JCI) has announced that JCI Direct Connect, its exclusive cust...
Infection Prevention and Control Diploma Program in Saudi Arabia Celebrates First Graduation Class
Joint Commission International (JCI) celebrated its first graduation class of its Infection Prevention and Control Diploma Program in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in August 2013. Arab News has a full report.
JCI Consultants Lead 'Train the Trainer' Workshops on Improving Medication Practices
CONTRIBUTED BY JEANNELL MANSUR, RPh, PharmD, FASHP, FSMSOPRACTICE LEADER, MEDICATION SAFETY
JOINT COMMISSION RESOURCES AND JOINT COMMISSION INTERNATIONAL
This is the second year of J...
Dr. Paul Chang Promoted to Senior Executive Director, JCI Accreditation and Standards
Joint Commission International is pleased to announce the promotion of Paul Chang, MD, MBA, MPH, CPHQ, FACHE, to Senior Executive Director, Accreditation and Standards, effective 1 July 2013. Dr. Chang has serv...
Chassin to Speak at St. Luke’s Clinical Education and Research Seminar 2013 in Japan
The Joint Commission (US) President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Chassin, MD, FACP, MPP, MPH, will be speak at the St. Luke ’s Clinical Education and Research Seminar2013 in Tokyo, Japan, 19 October 2013.
JCI Announces Translation Policy and 5th Edition Publication Dates
Joint Commission International (JCI) announces a new policy and procedure for managing translations of its accreditation manuals and survey process guides, starting with its upcoming 5th edition Hospital Accred...