CEO Speaks at the Presentation of Mexico’s National Quality Award
On 11 March JCI's Chief Executive Officer Paula Wilson spoke at the presentation of Mexico’s National Quality Award to Baxter Mexico. Mexico’s National Quality Award “promotes competitiveness, innovation, adaptation and social responsibility among organizations, by the development of their capacity to generate intellectual capital, value and quality of life.” Read more
JCI Consultant Co-Authors Article on Critical Clinical Conditioning for New or Remodeled Facilities
JCI consultant Kathy Reno, PhD, RN EDAC, co-authored an article for Arab Health Magazine with Basma Al Buhairan, PhD, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz University Hospital at Princess Nora University. Read more
Sentinel Event Alert: Safe Use of Health Information Technology
The Joint Commission (United States) has issued a new Sentinel Event Alert on the safe use of health information technology. Read the full Sentinel Event Alert
Please note: Standards referenced within this and all Sentinel Event Alerts are U.S. standards and are not applicable to JCI accreditation; however, the overarching concepts discussed are frequently pertinent to health care organizations anywhere in the world.
Reminder: Education Events in Seoul, Amsterdam and Tokyo
Hospitals and academic medical centers preparing for an upcoming survey under JCI’s 5th edition hospital standards can still reserve space at an upcoming JCI Accreditation Update in Seoul or Amsterdam. For organizations with some familiarity with JCI, but still seeking more knowledge before their first or next survey, the International Practicums in Seoul and Tokyo are excellent learning opportunities.