JCAHO

abbreviation

Definition of JCAHO

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

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JCAHO

abbreviation

medical Definition of JCAHO

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Note: The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations is the former name for the organization currently known as the Joint Commission. This independent organization develops standards and guidelines to improve the safety, effectiveness, and quality of healthcare and accredits medical providers and programs.

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