Join us September 13 – 15 for virtual Achieving Accreditation. Register today!

Group of doctors meeting

News and Updates

Latest posts

News and Updates

All the latest AAAHC updates from our newsletter, press releases, important announcements, and public comment opportunities.

Sign up for the Triangle Times Newsletter
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Download Latest Triangle Times

AAAHC is pleased to announce the digital release of our latest issue of the Triangle Times newsletter. This downloadable PDF contains a leadership message from AAAHC President & CEO, Noel Adachi, a recap of the Kershner awards, and…

Read more

Kershner Honored, Winners Announced

Volume 8 | Issue 2 | Spring/Summer 2021 The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) hosted a virtual award ceremony to announce the recipients of the 2020–2021 Bernard A. Kershner Innovations in Quality Improvement Awards. Download PDF

Read more

COVID-19 Resources

Explore AAAHC COVID-19 updates The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to change the way the health care industry addresses safety and infection control and prevention. For all programs, depending on the survey type, survey activities will include the addition…

Read more

AAAHC releases minor revisions to v41 handbooks

For users of the Accreditation Handbook for Ambulatory Health Care, v41 and the Accreditation Handbook for Medicare Deemed Status, v41, this FAQ pertains to minor changes in the handbooks published in July and September 2020. Updates to Policies…

Read more

Newly released AAAHC Quality Roadmap Probes Data, Highlights Surveyor Insights

(Skokie, IL) June 16, 2021 – Today, AAAHC releases its 2021 Quality Roadmap, a comprehensive analysis of data from more than 1,120 accreditation surveys conducted in 2020. The Quality Roadmap serves as a resource for health care organizations…

Read more

AAAHC Honors Winners of the Bernard A. Kershner Innovations in Quality Improvement Award

(Skokie, Ill.) May 19, 2021 – Today, the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) revealed the winners of the Kershner QI Award during a virtual award ceremony, shining a spotlight on health care organizations across the country…

Read more

Celebrating National Nurses Week, May 6 – 12

Today and every day, AAAHC recognizes the value of our colleagues in the nursing field. Nurses across the country demonstrate strength and resilience that exemplifies the philosophy of 1095 Strong, quality every day. We are proud to support…

Read more

AAAHC Unveils Brand-New Website, Fresh User Experience

(Skokie, Ill.) May 3, 2021 – The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) now offers a fresh digital experience for ambulatory health care organizations. Just launched, the completely redesigned website enhances user experience and facilitates access to…

Read more

Enhanced v41 Standards

Enhanced v41 Standards For more than 40 years, AAAHC has provided facilities with relevant Standards and education for improvement of your patient care environment and updated our Standards regularly to reflect proven developments in medicine, technology, and specialty…

Read more

AAAHC Releases Toolkit to Advance Quality Improvement

(Skokie, Ill.) March 31, 2021 – The growth of patient visits and procedures performed in ambulatory health care facilities underscores the importance of examining and improving patient safety and providing better quality of care. The Accreditation Association for…

Read more

Page 1 of 8
Showing 10 of 71 posts