The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care and CMS awarded the Los Angeles-based Ambulatory Surgery Center at Orthopaedic Institute for Children deemed status.
Here's what you should know.
1. The accreditation is the result two organizations combined survey.
2. The accreditation recognizes the center as a place that provides the highest quality of care, which an independent, external evaluation determined.
3. The Orthopedic Institute has met national standards on quality healthcare.
4. The ASC is the first in Los Angeles designed and built to provide orthopedic care for children.