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Date

Nov. 30, 2021

Time

7:45am - 12:30pm

Location

Online

Virtual

2022 Joint Commission Accreditation Update for Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals — Virtual Event

Details

This event will take place Tuesday, Nov. 30, through Friday, Dec. 3, from 7:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day. (Times are approximate and fluid based on audience questions and discussions.)

MHA member — $825 per person
Nonmember — $925 per person

Audience

individuals involved with The Joint Commission surveys, as well as CEOs, medical executives, nurse executives, quality coordinators, financial officers, education coordinators, information managers and human resources managers

Overview

Welcome your TJC surveyors with confidence. This four-day program serves as an annual update to TJC accreditation processes, requirements, changes and current challenges for hospitals. Essential elements of the requirements, as well as enhanced discussion regarding the most challenging and urgent accreditation issues, will be presented.

Objectives

Upon completion of the program, participants will be able to:

  • describe the hospital and critical access hospital survey process for 2022
  • identify frequent and challenging findings with TJC requirements
  • describe new or modified TJC requirements for 2022
  • discuss the high priority key concepts in TJC requirements chapters and implementation strategies, as well as suggestions for successful compliance

Dates/Times/Agendas

Tuesday, Nov. 30

7:45 a.m. — Call Begins — Participants Connect

8:25 a.m. — Welcome & Introductions

8:30 a.m. — 2021-22 Updates to The Joint Commission Accreditation Survey Process

  • survey process changes and pandemic adjustments
  • most frequently cited requirements (HAP and CAH)
  • what’s new for 2021 and 2022

10:15 a.m. — Break

10:30 a.m. — Don’t Get Surprised at Survey!

  • out of sight, out of mind: challenges in hospital-based and ambulatory settings
  • frequently cited requirements in ambulatory settings (HAP and CAH)

12:15 p.m. — Questions

12:30 p.m. — Program Adjourns

 

Wednesday, Dec. 1

7:45 a.m. — Call Begins — Participants Connect

8:25 a.m. — Welcome

8:30 a.m. — Priorities and Trends in The Joint Commission Chapters  

  • environment of care
  • life safety
  • emergency management

10:15 a.m. — Break

10:30 a.m. — Priorities and Trends in The Joint Commission Chapters (cont.)

  • environment of care
  • life safety
  • emergency management

12:15 p.m. — Questions

12:30 p.m. — Program Adjourns

 

Thursday, Dec. 2

7:45 a.m. — Call Begins — Participants Connect

8:25 a.m. — Welcome

9:05 a.m. — Priorities and Trends in The Joint Commission Chapters (cont.)

  • infection prevention
    • emerging issues in infection prevention
    • addressing survey challenges in infection prevention
  • medication management
    • challenges in medication management
    • update on USP 797 and USP 800

10:15 a.m. — Break

10:30 a.m. — Priorities and Trends in The Joint Commission Chapters (cont.)

  • leadership
  • performance improvement
  • rights and responsibilities

12:15 p.m. — Questions

12:30 p.m. — Program Adjourns

 

Friday, Dec. 3

7:45 a.m. — Call Begins — Participants Connect

8:25 a.m. — Welcome

8:30 a.m. — Priorities and Trends in The Joint Commission Chapters (cont.)

  • national patient safety goals
  • provision of care
  • waived testing

10:15 a.m. — Break

11:30 a.m. — Priorities and Trends in The Joint Commission Chapters  (cont.)

  • human resources
  • medical staff and nursing
  • record of care
  • information management
  • transplant safety

12:15 p.m. — Questions

12:30 p.m. — Program Adjourns

*Times are approximate and fluid based on audience questions and discussions.

 

Faculty

Kathy J. Eichner, MSN, BSN, R.N., CJCP
Principal Consultant
Joint Commission Resources

Randy Blanchard, DNP, MHA, MBA, R.N., CJCP
Consultant
Joint Commission Resources

Edward Browne, M.S., CHC, CHFM, CHPA, CEPSS-HC, CLSSHC, FACHE, FASHE
Consultant
Joint Commission Resources

Steven Chinn, DPM, M.S., MBA, FACHE, CJCP, CPHQ, CPPS
Consultant
Joint Commission Resources

General Information

General Information

Register

Register on or before Friday, Nov. 26, to ensure delivery of instructional materials in your confirmation email.

Register Online

This virtual event series is being offered at a reduced registration fee to MHA-member hospitals thanks to a generous contribution from the MHA Management Services Corporation. This virtual event series also is eligible for use of the MHA Health Institute coupon. Note: Coupons were mailed to MHA-member hospital CEOs in December 2020.

Contact An Expert

Daphney Partridge

Daphney Partridge

Vice President of Education

Send Email

573-893-3700 | ext. 1333

Rita Kay

Manager of Educational Programs

Send Email

573-893-3700 | ext. 1319

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