AHRQ and The Joint Commission e-learning module for LTC

July 28, 2014    |   By: Calevir

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and The Joint Commission released an e-learning module last week aimed at reducing healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) in assisted living and nursing homes.   The tool is available to all long-term care facilities and includes resources and quizzes in an online format.     The objective of the tool is to provide principles to “prevent infections and achieve high safety performance over extended periods of time”.

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