Accreditation is a daunting process that most facilities dread. We put together a guide to help you feel as prepared as possible.

What is ASC Accreditation?

The aim of Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is to help improve not only the value that accredited organizations provide to their patients, but also how well these ambulatory care facilities run. Accreditation hoops can be a bear to jump through. But ASCs who have the right software in place have an easier time showing their efficient, streamlined processes, and spot-on patient communication.

Using Software for ASC Accreditation Success

We all know software makes ASC processes a dream. But here’s how you can use those same solutions to make your Accreditation processes easier!

  1. Patient Communication Strategy – This allows for a smooth flow of information regarding medical histories, fees, and other policies. Sending paperwork via email or smart device allows patients to review at their leisure. E-signature capabilities offer ease of record keeping and many solutions allow you to program messages for incomplete paperwork.
  2. Online Platform Organized and legible medical records are important for accreditation. Using an online platform cuts out filing work and keeps records seamlessly organized. With the right digital solution, your ASC can spend more time focusing on optimal care experiences and less time worried about courier costs and logistics.
  3. Digital OR Board – All ASCs look to increase patient volume while improving quality scores. With a digital OR board, it’s easy to identify miscommunications. Efficiency increases as…

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