National Patient Safety Goals – What’s New for 2021

Presenter: Carolyn St.Charles, RN, BSN, MBA – Chief Clinical Officer
Date & Time: December 18, 2020 at 12pm CT


This webinar will present and discuss each of The Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals for 2021. Many of the NPSG’s are based on evidence-based standards and recommendations by professional organizations. These NPSG’s are adopted and put into practice by most hospitals in the US, regardless of if they are TJC accredited or not. This webinar will provide an update of what’s new or has been revised. This overview of each of the NPSGs will provide practical tips for achieving each NPSG and measuring to ensure compliance.


Upon completion of the webinar, the participant will be able to:

  1. Describe each of the TJC National Patient Safety Goals.
  2. Identify at least one method for implementing each NPSG.
  3. Identify at least one measure for monitoring performance for each NPSG.