Contact Us | Press Room

Follow us on Twitter Find us on Facebook Share this Page Print this Page
 
Monday 1:17 CST, March 2, 2015

Press Room

CATEGORY: YEAR:

News Releases

Most Recent

Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare Aims to Prevent Inpatient Falls with Injury

Read More
 
Approximately 11,000 fatal patient falls occur in U.S. hospitals annually, but hospitals using new measurement systems and solutions from the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare Preventing Falls with Injury project were able to reduce the number of patients injured in a fall by 62 percent and the number of patients falling by 35 percent.

+
04/28/2014

Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare Joins Forces with the Patient Safety Movement Foundation

Read More
 
The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, a leading non-profit organization dedicated to solving health care’s most critical safety and quality problems, and the Patient Safety Movement Foundation are partnering to host a summit to help eliminate the many preventable deaths in U.S. hospitals by 2020.

+
11/12/2013

Targeted Solutions Tool™ for Wrong Site Surgery Debuts

Read More
 
A new weapon in the critical fight to reduce the incidence of wrong site surgery becomes available today. The Targeted Solutions Tool (TST), developed by the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare guides health care organizations through a step-by-step process to identify, measure and reduce risks in key processes that can contribute to a wrong site surgery.

Related News: Wrong Site Surgery, Targeted Solutions Tool

+
02/14/2012

Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare Takes Aim at Patient Safety Failures

Read More
 
Teaming up with top hospitals and health systems across the country to use new methods to find the causes of and put a stop to dangerous and potentially deadly breakdowns in patient care, The Joint Commission is launching the Center for Transforming Healthcare.

Related News: About the Center, Hand Hygiene

+
09/10/2009

Media Relations Contacts

Sign Up for News and Alerts