The Joint Commission (TJC) is the nation’s oldest (founded in 1919) independent, not-for-profit and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in healthcare. The mission of TJC is to improve the quality of care provided to the public through the provision of health care accreditation and related services that support performance improvement in health care. TJC is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality which indicates that an organization meets certain performance standards.
The monthly news brief from the Joint Commission:
A quarterly Joint Commission publication for issues related to laboratory compliance: