Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ)

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Accreditation Resource Services (ARS)

  • Natividad is a member - All staff may use these resources.
  • Please use your email address as the user name and then please contact the Quality Department (extension 2555) in order to obtain your unique password.


The Joint Commission

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The Joint Commission (TJC) website contains multiple resources for survey prep and quality of care issues and processes to improve patient care


Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is a resource for sharing quality healthcare initiatives through public reporting, therefore making all health care providers more accountable 


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is a website that has access to various tools to improve patient safety and quality


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

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CDC National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) for Acute Care Hospitals

  • This website contains information regarding infection prevention practices to protect our patients and colleagues.


World Health Organization

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The purpose of the World Health Organization is to coordinate the world’s response to health emergencies, promote well-being, prevent disease and expand access to health care


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