Day 2 has concluded for the International Hospital Federation's 35th World Hospital Congress in Seoul, Korea. And attending the event. Guam Healthcare and Hospital Development Foundation chairman and president Peter Sgro says he approached representatives from the Joint Commission Resources and Joint Commission International, requesting the organization participate in a foundation sponsored teleconference for Guam residents and healthcare providers.
Sgro said in an e-mail, "JACO would describe the standards that they basically establish for all hospitals throughout the United States with respect to patient care, safety and physical facilities." Sgro says today's topics include discussions on hospital design, financial and operational management and recruitment issues.