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Getting Started

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Steps to Accreditation

Steps to guide you through the process with confidence.
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Survey Process Overview

See what a survey looks like for assisted living communities.
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Guide to the Standards

Understand the focus areas and impact of the standards.

Help with Standards

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Gain access to the Standards

Request a free, trial version of the accreditation standards.
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Intro to Viewing the Standards

View quick tutorial on how to navigate the standards manual.
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Review Standards FAQs

Find answers to common questions about the standards.

Prep for Survey Day

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Survey Activity Guide

Guidelines and checklists to aid your survey preparedness.
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Webinar: Insights into the Survey

Best practices to help providers prepare for their initial survey.
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Patient Safety Portals

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