The 3 most challenging accreditation standards for ASCs

Written by Rachel Popa | April 17, 2019 | Print  |


The Joint Commission has outlined the top accreditation standards ASCs struggle with the most.

1. Reducing infection risk associated with medical equipment, devices and supplies

2 Providing fire protection features that are designed and maintained to decrease the effects of smoke, fire and heat

3. Providing and maintaining fire extinguishing equipment


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