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Barry Rosen: Hospital medical staff standard is updated

After a long and tumultuous process, medical staff standard MS 01.01.01 (formerly MS 1.20), which sets forth governance and accountability requirements for a hospital’s medical staff, went into effect on March 31, 2011. The Joint Commission (JC) is the accreditation body that accredits hospitals for Medicare participation and for licensing in most states. As a part ...