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JCAHO and HFAP Accreditation in Health care Delivery

When do the requirements of JCAHO and HFAP become effective in daily healthcare operations?

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Just like any other organizations undergoing and maintaining accreditation status, health care organizations must undergo the same quality standard assurance.

Accreditation for hospitals and health institutions will ensure stakeholders that their services are at par with international standards.
Delivery of high quality services is the ultimate aim of accreditation in the healthcare industry. These are manifested by low, if not, zero client mortality.

JCAHO or Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization and Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) ensure that healthcare delivery meets world quality standards.

HFAP's mission is to advance high quality patient care and safety through objective application of recognized standards (http://www.hfap.org/).

JCAHO's accreditation indicate to the public that particular ...

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This solution relates that both the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization (JCAHO) and Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) are mandated to regulate and ensure that healthcare delivery meets world quality standards. This will force health care establishments to comply accreditation requirements before commencing operations.

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