July 13, 2016
"Understanding How the Pieces Fit: A Framework for Environment of Care Compliance"
ASHE Annual Conference
Program Overview: With the changing of the guard in health care facilities management, many individuals are new to their responsibilities. Compliance with the Joint Commission’s Environment of Care (EOC) standards can be daunting without a basic understanding of the requirements and how they fit to form a cohesive program. This presentation will provide a framework on which to build an EOC program that results in both performance improvement and compliance.
• List the six building blocks of the EOC program.
• Describe the function and content of the EOC management plans.
• Establish a functional EOC committee.
• Explain how the building blocks of the EOC fit together into a cohesive program.