Interim deadlines keep you on track to compliance

September 2008
Hospice Management Advisor;Sep2008, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p102
The article provides information on the newest requirement for compliance of the 2009 National Patient Safety Goals regarding its Goal 7. It says that the requirement is employed to short- and long-term central venous catheters and has a one-year phase-in period. Deadlines for the implementation of the patient safety goal dated April 1, 2009; July 1, 2009; October 1, 2009; and January 1, 2010 are also presented.


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