Higher Level Recognition

Accreditation provides an organization-wide evaluation of quality healthcare delivery. Certification is a 3-year, specialty-focused program that buildson accreditation requirements focused on patient outcomes.

Compliance to AAAHC Certification Standards for Orthopaedicsdemonstrates use of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines,ongoing performance improvement strategies, and an organizationalinfrastructure that supports excellence.

Through a one to two day onsite survey with a clinical surveyorexperienced in the ambulatory orthopaedic setting, this program willfocus on transitions of care from pre-assessment to intra-operative,discharge, and rehabilitation.