Healthcare: Environment of Care


Date Added Resource Source
Dec 2016

The Joint Commission: Environment of Care

The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. This certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality and commitment to meeting certain performance standards.

(The Joint Commission)
Jul 2014

10 Steps to Developing a Culture of Health for Hospitals and Health System Employers (PDF)

This white paper offers a framework for population health management in the hospital setting and outlines 10 best practices for implementing a successful initiative. It also provides a foundation for understanding how these concepts could apply to the broader development of an Accountable Care Organization (ACO).

(Truven Health Analytics)
Jan 2003

State of Oregon Fire Marshal: Licensed Care Facility Information

The Health Care Facility Specialists inspect nursing homes, hospitals, and ambulatory surgical centers throughout the state. They also provide periodic training workshops for Health Care Facilities' staff which cover the subjects listed below.