Reducing device-related errors and failures is an important focus for a number of organizations, foundations, and agencies. With alarm safety as a top priority, please see below for materials to help keep you informed on the latest efforts to improve patient safety.
The Joint Commission
The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies more than 20,500 healthcare organizations and programs in the United States. The Joint Commission is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects commitment to meeting certain healthcare performance standards.