5 things to know about accreditation standards & challenges for ASCs

Here are five essential reads on ASC accreditation standards and challenges:

5 strategies to ensure accurate patient identification from The Joint Commission
The Joint Commission released a new advisory covering how providers can ensure they collect accurate patient identification.

5 key facts about The Joint Commission's accreditation and certification decisions
The Joint Commission outlined five facts to know about accreditation and certification decisions.

How to get & keep ASC accreditation: 4 insights from Dr. Naomi Kuznets, VP of the AAAHC
Naomi Kuznets, PhD, vice president and senior director of the AAAHC, shared her insights on the accreditation process for ASCs.

5 ways ASCs can prepare for an accreditation survey
Accreditation surveys can happen at any time, meaning an ASC must be prepared to meet requirements, according to Lakewood, Colo.-based Pinnacle III.

'You can't go to Menard's': The Joint Commission's engineering director tackles survey topics
At the AAMI Annual Conference & Expo June 4, The Joint Commission's senior associate director of engineering Kenneth Monroe discussed the survey process, standards development and emergency management preparedness.

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