The Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals, many of which are based on evidence-based standards and recommendations by professional organizations, have been adopted by most hospitals in the United States, regardless of if they are TJC accredited or not.
Data Driven Approach to Medicare Wellness: Good for the Patient, Good for the Practice
As our population ages, we will not have the capacity to care for patients in the future using the same care models of the past. More emphasis is being placed on population health and ensuring all care delivered meets the quadruple aim.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services began informing health care organizations through the Conditions of Participation that patient centered care was one way to engage patients in their care beginning in 2013.