Coronavirus

Joint Commission International recognizes the incredible challenge that health care organizations and front-line workers face with the COVID-19 crisis. Read a letter and watch a video from our CEO.

Update July 1 – COVID-19 Impact Assessment and Survey Process

Update June 8 – Joint Commission International resumes accreditation surveys.

Joint Commission International recognizes the incredible challenge that health care organizations and front-line workers face with the COVID-19 crisis.

Our goal in creating this resource page is to support health care professionals and organizations on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. The situation is changing rapidly, and recommendations have been changing with similar speed. We also know everyone is facing a deluge of information. Therefore, we are trying to provide only the information that best meets the needs of health care workers and leaders. We will continue to update this library of internal and external resources for our customers and the public. If you have other questions, need other resources, or have leading practices you would like to share, please visit our contact us page.

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Real Voices. Real Stories.

Just like many of you, Joint Commission International staff who are also working on the front lines are facing real challenges. We’d like to share some of their personal experiences.

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Evidence-Based Resources

Joint Commission International Resources

JCI On Demand Webinar: Introduction to the Video Survey Process
This webinar, recorded on June 17 describes the JCI video accreditation survey process from a JCI Surveyor and a real experience from one of our video survey customers. View a list of FAQs on JCI's Video Survey Process

JCI On Demand Webinar: Global Communicable Diseases - Are You Ready?
This webinar, recorded on March 25, 2020 contains guidelines (specifically regarding PPE) that have been modified in certain areas of the world as COVID-19 has continued to evolve. Viewers should continue to refer to their country-specific guidelines and resources.

Additional COVID-19 Resources and Guidance


Recovery and Reopening

General

Personal Protective Equipment

Preparedness Tools

Ambulatory Health Care

FAQs

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*The use of Joint Commission International (JCI) advisory services is not necessary to obtain a Joint Commission International Accreditation award, nor does it influence the granting of such awards.