“The Joint Commission is working to revise its standards to better address risks related to the provision of fluoroscopy in the Ambulatory Care, Critical Access Hospital, Hospital, and Office-Based Surgery accreditation programs.
The proposed standards can be reviewed and commented upon until April 20, 2018. Submitting comments is easy and available in three different formats; you can participate in a survey, complete an online form or send your thoughts the old-fashioned way via snail mail. to:
The Joint Commission
Standards and Survey Methods
Proposed Requirements Related to Fluoroscopy Services for Ambulatory Care, Critical Access Hospital, Hospital, Office-Based Surgery
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Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Regardless of the method you choose, we encourage you to carefully read through the proposed standards, consider how this will impact your practice and voice your concerns, positive or negative.