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R1 RCMSeptember 15, 2016

Why Do Hospitals Get Accredited by The Joint Commission?

Why accreditation? Quite simply, hospitals pursue accreditation because it is required in order for their organizations to receive payment from federally funded Medicare and Medicaid programs. Once a healthcare organization achieves accreditation through The Joint ...

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R1 RCMMay 29, 2015

Joint Commission vs. CMS Requirements: What’s the difference?

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and The Joint Commission are bodies designed to ensure compliance with federal regulatory standards for hospitals. The goal of these programs is to ensure quality care and patient safety. By complying with the standards set by the organizations, there is ...

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