From the Patient Safety Monitor Blog: Joint Commission announces minor changes to NPSGs

Patient Safety Monitor Insider

June 30, 2010

In last week's issue of Joint Commission Online The Joint Commission announced it was revising a few National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG) related to clinical practice. Specifically, the changes include Elements of Performance related to NPSG.03.05.01, concerning anticoagulant therapy, NPSG.07.04.01, concerning central line-associated bloodstream infections, and NPSG.07.05.01, concerning surgical site infections.

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