About Us Alliances News Education Resources
PHTS Logo PHTS Logo PHTS Logo
New Account?  Forgot Password?     
Viewpoint


E-zines


Media Releases
News

Joint Commission’s new E-App
2/22/2012
 
On December 28, 2011, The Joint Commission launched its enhanced electronic application for accreditation (E-App) for all accreditation programs, except for the laboratory accreditation program and certification programs.

According to the commission, the enhanced E-App underwent extensive customer usability testing and improvements were based on their feedback. Enhancements to the E-App include:
  • New look and feel

  • Easy-to-use, more intuitive and user friendly

  • More specificity by accreditation program and care setting

  • Straightforward language with clear instructions

  • New read-only option

  • Improved printing functionality