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Prepare for Behavioral Health Care Accreditation
Understand what to expect on your upcoming survey, and access expert resources to assist you before, during and after survey day.
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Are you preparing for your first accreditation survey? Or already accredited but need to maintain compliance? Joint Commission Resources® can help.
Take advantage of our many complimentary resources to support you as you prepare for behavioral health accreditation.
Understanding the important steps at each phase of your accreditation journey will help you move forward with confidence.
Snapshot of Survey Day
See what will happen moment by moment during your on-site survey. View a sample survey agenda and learn how to prepare your staff for the on-site process.
After Your Survey
Joint Commission surveys strive to be transparent, and you should understand exactly where you stand after the survey. Learn about the post-survey process and how to complete any post-survey requirements to receive your final accreditation decision.
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