As part of joint commissions national patient safety

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As part of Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goal initiative, acute care hospitals are now required to use a preoperative verification process to confirm the patient's true identity, and to confirm that necessary documents such as x-rays or medical records are available. They must also develop and use a process for A. including the primary caregiver in surgery consults. B. including the surgeon in the preanesthesia assessment C. marking the surgical site D. apprising the patient of all complications that might occur C. marking the surgical site front 17 back 17 front 18 back 18 front 19 back 19 front 20 back 20
2/9/2020 Print RHIT EXAM Health Data Content and Standards flashcards | Easy Notecards In preparing your facility for initial accreditation by the Joint Commission, you are trying to improve the process of ongoing record review. All health record reviews are presently performed by a team of HIM department personnel. The committee meets quarterly and reports to a Quality Management Committee. In reviewing Joint Commission standards, your first recommended change is to
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According to the Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goals, which of the following abbreviations would most likely be prohibited?
A qualitative review of a health record reveals that the history and physical for a patient admitted on June 26 was performed on June 30 and transcribed on July 1 . Which of the following statements regarding the history and physical is true in this situation? Completion and charting of the H&P (History & Physical examination) indicates?
The use of personal signature stamps for authentication of entries in a paper based record requires special measures to guard against delegated use of the stamp. In a completely computerized patient record system, similar measures might be utilized to govern the use of A. fingerprint signatures B. voice recognition systems C. expert systems D. Electronic signatures

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