Hospital quality leaders who find themselves growing more skilled and successful in continuous survey readiness (CSR) activities now have two accreditation-specific certifications available to them. This chart will provide you with a way to compare and contrast these certifications across 30...

You’ll need to set up a command center during surveys, where you and your team can coordinate on documents, problems, and updates. This document will help you ensure that all issues that come up are marked down so you can resolve them.

Run through this list of what to do before, during, and after a CMS survey

Appendix A just deals with hospitals. If you work for a different type of facility, use this table of contents to find the appendix you need.

A list of all current CMS CoPs for hospitals. It comes with some additional info on the CMS survey process too. It’s also available on the CMS website at https://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and...

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