The Joint Commission is working with ACEP to identify standards and regulations that make emergency physicians’ jobs harder or require unnecessary work. Look for an upcoming all-member survey that will allow you to weigh in on which standards are the most frustrating.
Explore This IssueACEP Now: Vol 38 – No 11 – November 2019
In case you missed it: ACEP and The Joint Commission worked together in March 2019 to clarify that emergency staff can eat at an ED workstation during shifts. ACEP put together resources to help you explain this clarification to your hospital. Find more information here.