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Case Management Society of America (CMSA), Consumers Advancing Patient Safety (CAPS), Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG), Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), Joint Commission International Center for Patient Safety (ICPS), Lipitz Center for Integrated Health Care, Mid-America Coalition on Health Care (MACHC), National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration - Long Term Care (NADONA / LTC), National Association of Social Workers (NASW), National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH), National Case Management Network of Canada (NCMN), National Quality Forum (NQF), Predictive Health, LLC, sanofi-aventis, U.
To reduce the risk of PADEs at times of patient transition into and out of hospitals and other care settings, the Joint Commission International Center for Patient Safety called for all institutions to implement medication-reconciliation programs beginning in January 2006 as one of its National Patient Safety Goals (www.
The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and Joint Commission Resources (JCR) announced the establishment of the Joint Commission International Center for Patient Safety in March of this year.