Ligature safety for patients at risk for suicide. It’s a topic that continues to receive ongoing clarification. This month’s Perspectives details 17 new FAQ’s further explaining their requirements. You can also find these same FAQ’s on the Joint Commission’s Interpretation website.
There are new steps you need to take if you lose deemed status. Perspectives announces a new APR 01.03.01, EP 2 that takes place effective July 1, 2018.