Joint Commission:
Post-Inspection Results

See what Joint Commission inspectors are focusing on in advance of your JCAHO inspection. Make sure you have your procedures and processes up to JCAHO standards and expectations. Cath Lab Digest will feature regular Joint Commission Inspection tidbits, with input from cath labs who just experienced an inspection. Help out your fellow professionals. Share your cath lab results post-inspection at rkapur@hmpcommunications.com. All submissions will be published anonymously. Submitted November 2005: Our Joint Commission survey was for our hospital laboratory. Because we have lab equipment in our cath lab for doing ACTs and oxygen saturations, they spent several hours in our cardiac cath lab. The following is what they reviewed: