Increasingly more states are depending on accrediting agencies to provide standards that coincide with current local standards for high quality health care. Patient care and quality performance, as well as an impeccable clinical environment are necessary in today’s ambulatory setting. Watermark Consulting, Inc. offers complete preparation services for health care accreditation, including AAAHC, AAAASF, The Joint Commission and Medicare certification services will permit your staff to be well-prepared for this important assessment.
Our consultants are experts in all phases of survey preparation and offer a personalized approach and education to empower your surgery center to not just pass the accreditation survey, but to know how to maintain your center to accrediting agency standards. Consultant backgrounds include advanced degrees in education, hospital administration, business administration, evaluation and measurement and statistics. Furthermore, 25 + years of experience in health care administration, quality, compliance, education, consulting and survey administration provides our clients with the necessary tools to get the job done efficiently and effectively.
Survey preparation is costly and time-consuming. It is the goal of Watermark Consulting, Inc. to assure that, once you become accredited, you will be able to maintain your accreditation status forever. Education and training, as well as updating your policies, procedures and other standard-based documents will assure you are ready for re-accreditation. In addition, Watermark will meet with your staff periodically, usually quarterly, to bring updates, review current documents and inspect your physical plant for alignment with your accrediting agency’s latest standards.