Briefly define the Joint Commission’s role in healthcare.
Assignment Description: This assignment will be at least 1500 words or more
This week you will reflect upon patient safety and satisfaction to answer the following questions:
- How can patient safety measures lead to cost savings?
- Briefly define the Joint Commission’s role in healthcare.
- Reflect on your future role in healthcare, and how you will contribute to patient safety.
- How do you see the role of the chief nursing officer regarding patient safety?
Nickitas, D. M., Middaugh, D. J., & Aries, N. (2016). Policy and politics for nurses and other health professions (2nd ed.): Advocacy and action. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. Chapter 7 (28 pages)
Katz, M. (2014). As needed for research.