Joint Commission Issues Revision for Waived Testing Standard

The Joint Commission has issued a revision for an element of performance under the waved testing standard.


Sign up for our FREE E-Weekly for more coverage like this sent to your inbox!

This standard states the organization performs quality control checks for waived testing on each procedure. This standard is applicable to ambulatory care providers, hospitals and office-based surgery providers.

The revision to an element of performance under this standard now states healthcare providers are no longer required to perform quality control checks every day on instruments used for patient testing. To view this and other revisions in full, click here.

Related Articles on The Joint Commission:

Mark Pelletier Named COO of Joint Commission's Division of Accreditation and Certification Operations

Joint Commission Releases Report Explaining New Flu Vaccination Requirements

4 Tips on Surgery Center Infection Control From Industry Experts

Copyright © 2024 Becker's Healthcare. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Cookie Policy. Linking and Reprinting Policy.


Featured Webinars

Featured Whitepapers

Featured Podcast