Joint Commission Proposes Requirements for the New Thrombectomy-capable Stroke Center Certification Program

PUBLISHED: Apr 18, 2017
Source: The Joint Commission
Relevant to: Hospital

The Joint Commission (TJC) is currently developing a new, optional certification for hospitals, the Thrombectomy-capable Stroke Center Advanced Certification. This certification is intended for hospitals that are providing “high-quality endovascular thrombectomy for patients with ischemic stroke.”

Currently TJC is seeking comments on their proposed requirements for this certification. Comments will be accepted through May 29, 2017.

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