8 ways to avoid ASC survey mistakes


  • Establish a point of contact for the survey to manage the application, communicate with the commission’s account executive and coordinate the survey event.
  • Identify all standards and requirements that are aligned with the type of survey requested.
  • Familiarize staff with the resources available from Accrediting body
  • Ensure up-to-date policy and plan documentation.
  • Invest in education and familiarize staff with the survey process.
  • Anticipate surveyors will use a top-to-bottom approach.
  • Be prepared to discuss an improvement initiative the ASC underwent that involves data collection and analysis. (AcreditASC¬† Subscription)
  • Encourage open and candid communication among staff.