Month: September 2016

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Joint Commission: Changes to the Statement of Conditions Process

Statement of Condition Changes
The August 2016 issue of Perspectives had articles on changes to the Statement of Condition, eliminating long duration plans for improvement to self identified life safety code deficiencies. This was widely reported in everyone’s newsletters and list serves and directly by TJC, but bottom line do you know how your organization dealt with this? The Clarifications and Expectations article in August went into specifics on how to manage through this change and as is customary, TJC came up with several new acronyms you will want to familiarize yourself with including TLW for “time limited waiver,” and SPFI for “survey related plan for improvement,” and SCD for “scheduled completion date.” Read more