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Getting Started

Steps to Accreditation

Steps to guide you through the process with confidence.

Survey Process Overview

See what a survey looks like for assisted living communities.

Guide to the Standards

Understand the focus areas and impact of the standards.

Help with Standards

Gain access to the Standards

Request a free, trial version of the accreditation standards.

Intro to Viewing the Standards

View quick tutorial on how to navigate the standards manual.

Review Standards FAQs

Find answers to common questions about the standards.

Prep for Survey Day

Survey Activity Guide

Guidelines and checklists to aid your survey preparedness.

Webinar: Insights into the Survey

Best practices to help providers prepare for their initial survey.

Patient Safety Portals

Access topic-specific resources to address certain aspects of care.