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ASC Academy Speaks Your Language

Eleven on-demand sessions presented by accreditation experts offer practical knowledge that you can apply within your ambulatory surgery center today.

Your registration gives you access to the sessions for six months to watch (and rewatch) in any order and at your convenience.

Why ASC Academy? You’ll gain:

  • Access to focused sessions on important accreditation topics for six months.
  • Introduction to presenters with rich knowledge of ASC accreditation, including Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) Surveyors and Clinical Specialists.
  • Insights into the ACHC ASC Standards, including the most frequently cited deficiencies.
  • Robust instruction to guide your survey preparation, including how to write a plan of correction and how to maintain survey readiness.

Our Presenters

Cyndi Newman, MHSL, RN, BSN
ACHC Senior Clinical Review Specialist

Michelle Nolander, MSN, RN, CNOR
ACHC Senior Clinical Review Specialist

Kelly Dragon, MSN, RN
ACHC ASC Accreditation Surveyor

Richard Parker, MBA, CHFM, FACHE, FASHE
Associate Director for Life Safety & Physical Environment

On-Demand Sessions

For Survey Readiness

  • What to Expect During a Survey

  • Be Survey Ready: How to Organize Your Materials

  • Most Frequently Cited Deficiencies

  • Writing an Effective Plan of Correction

  • Developing a Successful Quality Program

Focus on Standards

  • Current ASC Standards
  • The Physical Environment ASC
    (Chapter 7)

  • Emergency Management ASC
    (Chapter 15)

Improving Operations

  • ASC Disinfection and Sterilization Processes
  • Credentialing and Privileging Healthcare Providers
  • Governing Body Responsibilities