Health care Providers may volunteer to be accredited by an external body. The Centers of Medicare and Medicaid provide an updated list of approved accrediting organizations. For this discussion, we are focusing on the acute care hospital. Below is a categories in The Joint Commission Standards Manual and accreditation process topics that you will be researching
Staffing Effectiveness Indicators
•Select two journal articles from The Source that were published within the past 5-8 years pertaining to your assigned topic.
•Identify and summarize the two articles chosen. Your response should reflect the standard, how it is utilized and why it is important to health care, any best practice mentioned, summary of any forms or template shared, and any other information that surprised you.
Initial Post: Your initial post should be 300 words. Utilize a minimum of two scholarly sources to support your points. Cite and reference your sources in APA format