New editions: Environment of Care® Crosswalk and Joint Commission and CMS Crosswalk

Environment of Care® Crosswalk and Joint Commission and CMS Crosswalk have been updated for 2015 and STAT!Ref has them available now.

Environment of Care® Crosswalk is a comparison of the 2015 Joint Commission Environment of Care, Emergency Management, and Life Safety Standards for Hospitals with CMS, OSHA, NFPA, EPA, and Other Regulations (including CDC, ADA, USP 797, AIA, ASHRAE, ANSI, and AAMI).


This user-friendly resource features the 2015 Joint Commission Environment of Care (EC), Emergency Management (EM), and Life Safety (LS) standards and elements of performance (EPs) for hospitals—matched with comparable key regulations.

Facility managers, risk managers, emergency managers, regulatory experts, and life safety experts alike will find this crosswalk to be an essential time and labor-saving tool.

Key Topics:

  • Up-to-date Joint Commission EC, EM, and LS standards and EPs
  • CMS, OSHA, NFPA, EPA, and other regulations
  • Standards and regulations compliance

 Key Features:

  • Easy-to-read crosswalk listings
  • Links to related applicable requirements and regulations
  • Links to related agencies and associations
  • Searchable electronic text


If you use Joint Commission accreditation for deemed status purposes to meet the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions of Participation (CoPs), Joint Commission and CMS Crosswalk is the resource for you! This official crosswalk offers a side-by-side comparison of current Medicare hospital CoPs to the applicable 2015 Joint Commission elements of performance.

This guide can help you simplify your compliance activities and ensure alignment with both Medicare CoPs and Joint Commission standards.

Purchasers will want to bundle these resource with Joint Commission: The Source, Joint Commission: Environment of Care® News, Hospital Compliance Assessment Checklist, and Bennett & Brachman's Hospital Infections.

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To talk to a STAT!Ref Team Member about these new editions, or others within the discipline of Healthcare Administration or Patient Safety and Quality Improvement please feel free to call 800-901-5494 or fill out this form today.