Speak Up:  What you need to know about your serious illness and palliative care

When you have a serious illness or health problem, you may need palliative care. Palliative care is special health care that can ease pain and other symptoms and side effects from your illness or treatment. Learn More
National Summit on Overuse


Two Leading Health Care Quality Organizations Hold National Summit to Build Consensus Around Ways to Minimize Overuse of Five Treatments.                  Read News Release | Watch Videos | Listen to Podcasts 


LTC Reinvention: Follow-Up Field Review of the Proposed Core Requirements

Start Date: Oct 03, 2012
End Date: Nov 14, 2012
Program(s): Long Term Care

In the summer of 2012, The Joint Commission conducted a field review to obtain feedback on the Reinvented Long Term Care Accreditation Program. As part of the reinvention,... Learn More

Critical Access Hospital Project

The Joint Commission is seeking volunteer critical access hospitals to pilot test draft critical access hospital (CAH) performance measures. Learn More


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