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JCAHO Update for Infection Control: Real-world examples of JCAHO questions
How do you review line-related infections?
The following questions were among those asked during two recent surveys by the Joint Commission.
The questions do not represent any kind of official survey, but were simply noted anecdotally by two infection control professionals as the questions were asked to them and other staff members.
Surveyors asked these questions during individual patient tracer inspections and system tracer inspections of the infection control department: