Office-Based Surgery Centers
Office-based surgery centers should use the Accreditation Handbook for Ambulatory Health Care. The handbook is divided into Core and Adjunct Chapters. While Core Chapters apply to all OBS centers, Adjunct Chapters will apply based on services and procedures offered by the individual facility.
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New York State Office-Based Surgery Organizations seeking accreditation or reaccreditation by AAAHC
The New York State Department of Health requires that each office-based surgery (OBS) practice seeking initial or reaccreditation complete and notarize this document and submit it as part of the organization’s application submission.
New York State Office-Based Surgery Organizations Accredited by AAAHC
The New York State Department of Health requires each designated accrediting agency to collect adverse event data from office-based surgery (OBS) practices it accredits. If your organization is accredited by AAAHC, click here.