The Joint Commission has focused an unprecedented amount of attention on fire and life safety issues for hospitals. The potential costs and operational impacts of inappropriate code interpretation can have extremely negative consequences.
It is critical for Hospital Facility Directors to be familiar with these code requirements, to avoid costly violations.
To help hospital administrators navigate the confusing language of Joint Commission accreditation, Siemens released a White Paper geared to help “unlock the code.”
This white paper takes a closer look at some of the most challenging requirements under EC.02.03.05, along with recommended best practices to assist in demonstrating that your hospital is compliant.