Course Description

Preparing for the Life Safety Surveyor Documentation Review
Presented December 13, 2013 via Adobe Connect

Course Faculty
Gary Slack, PE, CCE
President, Healthcare Engineering Consultants

Release Date: December 13, 2013
Expiration Date: December 13, 2014
Estimated Time to Complete Course: 1.0 hour

There is no fee associated with this educational activity.

Target Audience: Intended for accreditation coordinators, safety officers, risk managers, quality management and performance improvement directors, facility and engineering managers, fire safety professionals in healthcare, and administrative and clinical staff who manage others with Environment of Care and Life Safety responsibilities. Healthcare staff from medical centers, ambulatory care centers, clinics, nursing homes, mental health facilities and other health-related organizations that are required to comply with the Joint Commission “EC” and Life Safety standards

Course Overview
This 1-hour Webinar program will provide information for those individuals who require a thorough understanding of how the Life Safety Surveyor will review documentation during 2014 Joint Commission surveys and who must implement a practical, continuously compliant regulatory program for healthcare facilities. Those participating in the program will receive specific guidance in how to understand and interpret what the Life Safety Surveyor will evaluate during the documentation review portion of the survey. Practical materials will include scoring sheets, forms, and checklists to assist in preparation.

Learning Objectives
After completing this activity, the participants will be able to:
1. Identify which documents the Life Safety Surveyor will review during Joint Commission surveys.
2. Prepare your Statement of Conditions, fire systems, emergency power and medical gas and vacuum systems, and interim life safety measures documents for review.
3. Monitor regulatory compliance requirements.
4. Ensure that outside vendors provide acceptable test documentation.

This recorded webinar is not eligible for continuing education credits but is availble as an additional educational resource.

A general certificate of completion is available at the end of this recording.