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Archive for July, 2011

TJC surveys AAMI standards

It has come to our attention that Joint Commission surveyors are now surveying according to AAMI standards.  It is reported that training occurred some months ago and we have seen reports containing citations for not following AAMI guidelines.  While some of these related to AAMI standards for chemical water analysis in dialysis, there may be other implications.