As in other industries, healthcare providers sometimes intentionally or unintentionally make mistakes that result in adverse consequences. To address these issues, Congress passed the Healthcare Quality Improvement Act.
Write a journal post that includes the following critical elements:
1. Analyze this law and specifically discuss the role of the credentialing process.
2. Explain the purpose of the Medical Staff Bylaws and the reasons for the requirement for healthcare facilities to have a peer review process.
3. Summarize how the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Act affects your personal responsibilities within a healthcare setting.