Joint Commission Standard Deletion Related to Performance on ORYX® Measures

PUBLISHED: Aug 22, 2017
Relevant to: Critical Access Hospitals, Hospitals

The Joint Commission has announced that, effective January 1, 2018, standard PI.02.01.03 and the one element of performance associated with the standard will be permanently deleted.

This standard was suspended in January 2015 because TJC had “…determined that it is not possible to accurately calculate the composite rate with the degree of assurance necessary.”

A link to the deleted standard is provided below.

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