TITLE

Here are steps to prepare for accreditation survey

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Mar2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses tips on how ambulatory surgery centers can prepare for accreditation surveys from the Medicare Condition for Coverage (CfCs).
ACCESSION #
48167391

 

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