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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Welcomes Indian Business Delegation's Plans to Invest U.S.$5 Billion in Nigeriadelegation that included members of parliament. Also, yesterday, Nigeria and I
Buhari Welcomes Indian Business Delegation's Plans to Invest U.S.$5 Billion in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
delegation that included members of parliament. Also, yesterday, Nigeria and India agreed to re activate the Nigeria-India Joint Commission earlier set up to foster deepened relationship and expanded economic interaction between the two... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Pregnancy-related deaths in U.S. appear to be risingfour times higher than a goal the federal government set for this year. "It's
Pregnancy-related deaths in U.S. appear to be rising
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 hours ago
four times higher than a goal the federal government set for this year. "It's unacceptable," says Dr. Mark Chassin of The Joint Commission, the agency that accredits U.S. hospitals and recently issued an alert to hospitals to take steps to protect... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Affairs Ministry Seals Deal With India on Prisoner TransfersIndian Vice Presidents Yemi Osinbajo and Hamid Ansari had held a bilateral meet
Foreign Affairs Ministry Seals Deal With India on Prisoner Transfers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Indian Vice Presidents Yemi Osinbajo and Hamid Ansari had held a bilateral meeting during which they said the Nigeria-India Joint Commission be reactivated to deepen the relationship between both countries. Meanwhile, President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more
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MedCity News
What's the right formula for a dream EHR?this function became mandatory for all prescribing clinicians. While helping t
What's the right formula for a dream EHR?
MedCity News / Posted 17 hours ago
this function became mandatory for all prescribing clinicians. While helping to prepare the survey to renew the hospital’s Joint Commission accreditation, Kate Perica, medication reconciliation coordinator for the University of Colorado Hospital,... Read more
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New Kerala
Considerable potential for expanding trade between India, Nigeria: Vice President Ansari - newkerala.com #124682mechanism to review progress made in the bilateral engagement including in trad
Considerable potential for expanding trade between India, Nigeria: Vice President Ansari - newkerala.com #124682
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
mechanism to review progress made in the bilateral engagement including in trade and investments sectors. The next Joint Commission Meeting (JCM) will take stock of the ongoing cooperation in trade and investments," said the Vice... Read more
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Daily Herald
Benedicto named vice president of Joint Commission CenterThe Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, based in Oakbrook Terr
Benedicto named vice president of Joint Commission Center
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, based in Oakbrook Terrace, has appointed Anne Marie Benedicto, MPP, MPH, as its new vice president. Benedicto previously was chief of staff and executive vice president of Support Operations... Read more
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Business Wire
TeleHealth Services Named Finalist for NC Technology Association Annual Awardsfor this award by the N.C. Technology Association.” Birth of the Patient Engag
TeleHealth Services Named Finalist for NC Technology Association Annual Awards
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
for this award by the N.C. Technology Association.” Birth of the Patient Engagement and Education Industry In 2009, The Joint Commission adopted hospital accreditation standards for patient-centered communication and education. The independent... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
WCCH awarded accreditation by Joint Commission West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital (WCCH) has earned The Joint Commission's Gold
WCCH awarded accreditation by Joint Commission
Southwest Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital (WCCH) has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval� for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission's national standards for health... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
UCHealth receives accreditation for local hospitalshows the need for increased access to emergency medicine, not just in Colorado
UCHealth receives accreditation for local hospital
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
shows the need for increased access to emergency medicine, not just in Colorado, but also across the nation. Last week the Joint Commission certified the new hospital, a step that allows the freestanding ER rooms to accept Medicare, Medicaid and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joint Commission Discusses Decentralisation in Secretthe Italian coordinator of the international team mediating in talks between th
Joint Commission Discusses Decentralisation in Secret
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the Italian coordinator of the international team mediating in talks between the two sides. The government/Renamo Joint Commission on Thursday listened to two lectures on decentralization, one given by German academic Bernhard Weimer, who... Read more
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Christian Today
Could Orthodox Churches Recognise The Pope? It's No Longer Completely Unthinkablebetween theologians from the two sides, there are signs that change is in the w
Could Orthodox Churches Recognise The Pope? It's No Longer Completely Unthinkable
Christian Today / Posted 5 days ago
between theologians from the two sides, there are signs that change is in the wind. The 14th Plenary Session of the Joint Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church met in Chieti, Italy, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joint Commission Meets, Refuses to Speak to the MediaMaputo — The Joint Commission set up between the Mozambican government and the
Joint Commission Meets, Refuses to Speak to the Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Maputo — The Joint Commission set up between the Mozambican government and the rebel movement Renamo met again in Maputo on Wednesday for about three hours, but on leaving the meeting neither side was willing to speak to the media. The meeting was... Read more
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Japan Update
Multilingual medical services offered in Okinawawho come from different cultural and religions backgrounds, as well as the avai
Multilingual medical services offered in Okinawa
Japan Update / Posted 5 days ago
who come from different cultural and religions backgrounds, as well as the availability of the multilingual services. The Joint Commission International (JCI) accredited Nanbu Tokushukai Hospital last year. JCI certifies hospitals that offer... Read more
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Rappler
Rouhani uses UN to hit US over nuclear dealnon-adherence," he said, referring to complaint mechanisms built into the deal.
Rouhani uses UN to hit US over nuclear deal
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
non-adherence," he said, referring to complaint mechanisms built into the deal. "A complaint would be brought to this joint commission and the ministers of foreign affairs from 7 countries would talk," he said. Asked about November's US... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016lead for eICU implementation and other telehealth initiatives in the organizati
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
lead for eICU implementation and other telehealth initiatives in the organization, and she played a role in the successful Joint Commission disease-specific reviews for ventricular assist device and comprehensive stroke programs. Prior to joining... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Group: Sunday hunting could bring $155M to West Virginiaspending. News outlets report Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation Coordinator
Group: Sunday hunting could bring $155M to West Virginia
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 6 days ago
spending. News outlets report Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation Coordinator John Culclasure appeared Tuesday before the Joint Commission on Economic Development to urge lawmakers to pass a law next year that would legalize Sunday hunting... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Group: Sunday hunting could bring $155M to West Virginiaspending. News outlets report Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation Coordinator
Group: Sunday hunting could bring $155M to West Virginia
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 7 days ago
spending. News outlets report Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation Coordinator John Culclasure appeared Tuesday before the Joint Commission on Economic Development to urge lawmakers to pass a law next year that would legalize Sunday hunting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya and Somalia Plan Free Visa Pactinvestment. The deal was reached during the 53rd IGAD Summit in Mogadishu a fe
Kenya and Somalia Plan Free Visa Pact
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
investment. The deal was reached during the 53rd IGAD Summit in Mogadishu a few days ago where leaders agreed to hold a Joint Commission of Cooperation (JCC) to negotiate for free visas. "The two countries agreed to hold a JCC to negotiate a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Integration' of Renamo Members Into Army Under DiscussionMaputo — The Joint Commission between the Mozambican government and the rebel m
'Integration' of Renamo Members Into Army Under Discussion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Maputo — The Joint Commission between the Mozambican government and the rebel movement Renamo, meeting in Maputo on Monday, made no advance in reaching a cessation of hostilities, but instead discussed the third point on the Commission's agenda,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Erlanger Earns Perinatal Care Certification From The Joint CommissionErlanger Health System has earned Perinatal Care Certification from The Joint C
Erlanger Earns Perinatal Care Certification From The Joint Commission
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
Erlanger Health System has earned Perinatal Care Certification from The Joint Commission. Erlanger is the second hospital in Tennessee to achieve this certification, which recognizes Joint Commission-accredited hospitals committed to achieving... Read more
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Business Wire
Grady Health System Performs Georgia’s First Brain Surgery with Synaptive Medical’s BrightMatter™ Technologyof Surgeons verified Burn Center is one of only two in the state. And the Marcu
Grady Health System Performs Georgia’s First Brain Surgery with Synaptive Medical’s BrightMatter™ Technology
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
of Surgeons verified Burn Center is one of only two in the state. And the Marcus Stroke and Neuroscience Center is a Joint Commission designated Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center. Other key services include Grady’s Regional Perinatal... Read more
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Daily Press
Gas industry seeks regulations delay, FOIA exemption for frackingPetroleum Council have called for the delay. Clarke, who represents VOGA, told
Gas industry seeks regulations delay, FOIA exemption for fracking
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Petroleum Council have called for the delay. Clarke, who represents VOGA, told legislators on the General Assembly's Joint Commission on Administrative Rules last week that "any new regulatory requirements" before July 1 would endanger the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee doctors: No one knew painkillers were so deadlyto rank their pain on a sliding scale. That effort to make pain a part of any
Tennessee doctors: No one knew painkillers were so deadly
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
to rank their pain on a sliding scale. That effort to make pain a part of any diagnosis got a boost in 2001, when The Joint Commission, the powerful organization that accredits health care organizations in the U.S., published standards "in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem planners to review proposed psychiatric hospitalBut its physical plant would be inspected by the Department of Health, and the
Bethlehem planners to review proposed psychiatric hospital
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
But its physical plant would be inspected by the Department of Health, and the hospital would be accredited by the Joint Commission, which oversees health care facilities. City Planner Darlene Heller said the city would make decide whether... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Short talk with knowledgeable nurse could help smokers quit cigarettesmedical condition." Related Stories The program, called "Tobacco Tactics," wa
Short talk with knowledgeable nurse could help smokers quit cigarettes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
medical condition." Related Stories The program, called "Tobacco Tactics," was designed to meet the standards of the Joint Commission, an independent nonprofit organization that accredits U.S. hospitals. The smoking cessation standards are... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Vote over abortion clinic regulations deferred Thursdayof abortion clinics, as well as the document that was posted. "As the Commissi
Vote over abortion clinic regulations deferred Thursday
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 13 days ago
of abortion clinics, as well as the document that was posted. "As the Commissioner of Health acknowledged to the Joint Commission on Administrative Rules Yesterday, some mistakes were made at the staff level within the department in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Renamo Submits Proposals On DecentralisationMaputo — The Mozambican rebel movement Renamo on Wednesday submitted new propos
Renamo Submits Proposals On Decentralisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Maputo — The Mozambican rebel movement Renamo on Wednesday submitted new proposals for laws on decentralisation to the Joint Commission set up between the government and Renamo. Reading out a statement to reporters on Wednesday night, after five... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Secures Deal for KCB Entry Into Somalia After Visitcompanies. Early in the year, Somalia's Foreign minister Abdusalam Omer and hi
President Kenyatta Secures Deal for KCB Entry Into Somalia After Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
companies. Early in the year, Somalia's Foreign minister Abdusalam Omer and his Kenyan counterpart Amina Mohamed signed a Joint Commission on Cooperation Agreement to address gaps in immigration, security, banking, trade and other areas. A... Read more
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The Mercury News
Marin hospital to study medical marijuana use on sitecounsel for health affairs at the University of California, San Francisco, said
Marin hospital to study medical marijuana use on site
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
counsel for health affairs at the University of California, San Francisco, said the budget amendment wouldn’t preclude the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) from pulling Marin General’s accreditation. JCAHO is a... Read more
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Daily Press
Republicans: Delay abortion clinic votemeeting. State Sen. Frank Wagner, one of four announced GOP candidates for gov
Republicans: Delay abortion clinic vote
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
meeting. State Sen. Frank Wagner, one of four announced GOP candidates for governor next year and chairman of the Joint Commission on Administrative Rules that chastised Levine Wednesday, said after the meeting that he wouldn't speculate... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Minorities, Women Less Likely to Receive Life-Saving Stroke Treatment, Penn-led Study Suggestsnot treated with tPA presented to hospitals that had a smaller number of beds,
Minorities, Women Less Likely to Receive Life-Saving Stroke Treatment, Penn-led Study Suggests
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 14 days ago
not treated with tPA presented to hospitals that had a smaller number of beds, were less often teaching hospitals or Joint Commission–certified primary stroke centers, and had fewer annual ischemic stroke admissions, the authors found. The... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Trash and recycling agency OCRRA hires new directoryears as vice chair and recycling committee chair. Glance worked most recently
Trash and recycling agency OCRRA hires new director
The Post-Standard / Posted 14 days ago
years as vice chair and recycling committee chair. Glance worked most recently as a U.S. commissioner on the International Joint Commission, which mediates issues related to lakes and rivers along the border between Canada and the United... Read more
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The Sault Star
Mayor to urge IJC not to divert Great Lakes watercouncil passed a resolution Monday calling on Mayor Christian Provenzano to pen
Mayor to urge IJC not to divert Great Lakes water
The Sault Star / Posted 14 days ago
council passed a resolution Monday calling on Mayor Christian Provenzano to pen a letter to the International Joint Commission opposing the decision by eight state governors to allow the diversion of up to 8.2 million gallons of water... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
BrightStar Care Chattanooga Celebrates New Location With Ribbon Cuttingclients and staff with every means possible. We are people who care about peopl
BrightStar Care Chattanooga Celebrates New Location With Ribbon Cutting
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
clients and staff with every means possible. We are people who care about people.” BrightStar Care is accredited by the Joint Commission. BrightStar Care is available to clients 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For more information, contact... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Renamo Sets Up Road Block in Niassaand Renamo, under international mediation, is expected to resume on Monday, aft
Renamo Sets Up Road Block in Niassa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
and Renamo, under international mediation, is expected to resume on Monday, after an interval of a fortnight. The Joint Commission between the two sides is supposed to discuss how to arrange a cessation of hostilities. In late August the... Read more
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New York Post
Judge orders de Blasio nonprofit to turn over subpoenaed records$4.4 million since January 2014 to promote the mayor’s agenda, had refused to f
Judge orders de Blasio nonprofit to turn over subpoenaed records
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
$4.4 million since January 2014 to promote the mayor’s agenda, had refused to fully comply with two subpoenas issued by the Joint Commission on Public Ethics seeking documents, claiming the panel was embarking on a fishing expedition. But Supreme... Read more
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dna
Constitutional amendment an internal issue: Nepal to Indiahigh level meetings will not result into a tangible thing on the ground. We nee
Constitutional amendment an internal issue: Nepal to India
dna / Posted 15 days ago
high level meetings will not result into a tangible thing on the ground. We need to work at different levels. There is a joint commission, at minister level, secretary level, technical level. They should meet on a regular basis and only then the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya, South Africa Aim to Expand Trade Relationsrelations between the two countries are institutionalised under a framework agr
Kenya, South Africa Aim to Expand Trade Relations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
relations between the two countries are institutionalised under a framework agreement, the Kenya-South Africa Joint Commission of Cooperation (JCC), which was signed in New York, United States in October 2007. The JCC is expected to be... Read more
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The Tyee
BC Hydro: From Public Interest to Private Profitsfederal government, citing its jurisdiction over international trade, quashed t
BC Hydro: From Public Interest to Private Profits
The Tyee / Posted 16 days ago
federal government, citing its jurisdiction over international trade, quashed the agreement. In 1959, the International Joint Commission, responsible for resolving Canada-U.S. water disputes, issued recommendations for Columbia development.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In telling boxer's story, a new round for Michael Cristoferweigh-in. "Man in the Ring" began life as Cristofer's libretto to a 2013 opera
In telling boxer's story, a new round for Michael Cristofer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
weigh-in. "Man in the Ring" began life as Cristofer's libretto to a 2013 opera with music by Terence Blanchard (it was a joint commission by the Opera Theatre of St. Louis and Jazz St. Louis and starred Denyce Graves as Griffith's mother). Now... Read more
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FOX News
Is rice cereal the best food for baby?Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has yet to set a federal limit for the amoun
Is rice cereal the best food for baby?
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has yet to set a federal limit for the amount of arsenic in rice, last July, Codex, a joint commission of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - Sept. 11and received the Minnesota Hospital Association's Community Benefit Award. The
Business Notes - Sept. 11
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
and received the Minnesota Hospital Association's Community Benefit Award. The organization was also accredited by The Joint Commission, Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons, and the American Society for Metabolic and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen Regional violence called over-reportedboth staff members and fellow patients — a 38 percent increase from the previou
Bergen Regional violence called over-reported
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 days ago
both staff members and fellow patients — a 38 percent increase from the previous year. Lisa Hardesty — a principal with Joint Commission Resources, a consultant hired by the privately run and county-owned hospital at the direction of County... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines to boost ties with Laos on trade, educationand Laos started in 1955. In 2008, the countries signed a memorandum of underst
Philippines to boost ties with Laos on trade, education
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
and Laos started in 1955. In 2008, the countries signed a memorandum of understanding establishing the Philippines-Laos Joint Commission for Bilateral Cooperation. The commission seeks to facilitate consultations and cooperation in various... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Consultant says violence at Bergen Regional is over-reportedboth staff members and fellow patients — a 38 percent increase from the previou
Consultant says violence at Bergen Regional is over-reported
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 days ago
both staff members and fellow patients — a 38 percent increase from the previous year. Lisa Hardesty — a principal with Joint Commission Resources, a consultant hired by the privately run and county-owned hospital at the direction of County... Read more
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J Weekly
Trump, Clinton talk tough on Iran following release of controversial reportreauthorization bill for his signature.” Citing a single anonymous “senior kno
Trump, Clinton talk tough on Iran following release of controversial report
J Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
reauthorization bill for his signature.” Citing a single anonymous “senior knowledgeable official,” the report said the joint commission administering the deal allowed Iran to keep more than the prescribed amount of low-enriched uranium. The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Review of workplace-violence policies at Bergen Regional found staff was in compliance with N.J. lawsin compliance with state laws and that staffers were over-reporting incidents t
Review of workplace-violence policies at Bergen Regional found staff was in compliance with N.J. laws
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
in compliance with state laws and that staffers were over-reporting incidents to police. Lisa Hardesty — a principal with Joint Commission Resources, a consultant hired by the privately run and county-owned hospital at the direction of County... Read more
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The Post-Standard
How COR won prime state land in Syracuse with no bid, no money downstate attorney general's office is reviewing an ethics case involving Upstate M
How COR won prime state land in Syracuse with no bid, no money down
The Post-Standard / Posted 20 days ago
state attorney general's office is reviewing an ethics case involving Upstate Medical University, officials at the Joint Commission on Public Ethics said last month. Geddes declined to comment on whether the investigation has anything to do... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Poison PillsBut two issues drove demand. The first came from the medical community, notes B
Poison Pills
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 20 days ago
But two issues drove demand. The first came from the medical community, notes Baumrucker. "We [doctors] were told [by the Joint Commission, the nation's oldest and largest standards-setting body in health care] that we were undertreating pain and... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Va. Lawmakers Accept Public Comments on School Vaccine LawVirginia and there's no compelling reason to change the law," said Stephen Weis
Va. Lawmakers Accept Public Comments on School Vaccine Law
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
Virginia and there's no compelling reason to change the law," said Stephen Weiss, MPA, Senior Health Policy Analyst for the Joint Commission on Health Care. Wednesday in Richmond, the board learned 674 out of 679 submissions favored keeping the... Read more
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