The Joint Commission Survey Process Related to Covid-19: Introducing Virtual Surveys


The Joint Commission Survey related to Covid-19Due to the CORONA Pandemic, The Joint Commission (TJC) survey process related to Covid-19 has changed in how they will survey hospital facilities. Leaders and bedside staff have verbalized concerns that they have not been comfortable with the new virtual TJC survey process and the key components. It is imperative that education is provided on these changes to update leaders and staff on TJC expectations and the new survey process

This presentation will provide leaders and healthcare professionals insight into the new TJC process for virtual surveys from initial stages through completion as well as organizational strategies to promote successful regulatory compliance outcomes.

Learn & Apply:

  • Gain knowledge regarding the process for scheduling and conducting virtual TJC surveys
  • Identify technology challenges related to TJC virtual survey process
  • Understand the essential considerations to prepare staff
  • Implement tips for survey success with the new approach

Meet the course instructor on The Joint Commission Survey Process Related to Covid-19

Chris Pratt, MS, BSN, RN, has more than 32 years in clinical and leadership experience working in varying healthcare positions from the bedside to the Boardroom. In this role, he is responsible for assessing healthcare organizations’ readiness for licensing, accreditation, and regulatory compliance. He is trained in the application, teaching, and facilitation of the requirements and recommendations of The Joint Commission, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and other regulatory and accrediting agencies. He assists organizations with post-survey activities education and follow-up, patient safety strategies, and quality improvement initiatives.

Retired after 29 years of distinguished service as a U.S. Navy Nurse Corps Officer. His vast experience includes critical care, medical-surgical services, ambulatory care, staff development, nursing administration and quality, as well as oversight of healthcare operations for both inpatient and ambulatory care settings, overseas/operational nursing services, and facility/corporate staff development programs.

Gain valuable knowledge of The Joint Commission TJC process for virtual surveys and strategies to promote successful regulatory compliance outcomes as outlined in this course. Interested in our Nursing Contact Hours opportunity?

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