October 14, 2019

Joint Commission: 2020 National Patient Safety Goals now available

By: Judy Mathias

Editor's Note

The Joint Commission announced on Octobere 9 that the 2020 National Patient Safety Goals (NPSGs) are now available on its website.

Included are the revised elements of performance “NPSG.15.01.01: Reduce the risk for suicide” that went into effect earlier this year.

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The new requirements are designed to improve the quality and safety of care for patients treated for behavioral health conditions that are at high risk for suicide.


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