Accreditation University workshops are specifically designed to prepare healthcare organizations for the initial or renewal accreditation process.


Upcoming Workshop Dates:

August 8, 2017

September 28, 2017

Los Angeles, CA

Cary, NC

The Los Angeles, CA Workshop will be held at the

Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel

and will be offering a special rate for attendees.

Cary, NC Workshop Hotels/Accommodations

Specifically created for organizations seeking accreditation for the first time or those experienced in the accreditation process, this workshop provides an in-depth look at pre-survey preparation, key steps to having a successful on-site survey, and how to complete important post-survey components.

During the workshop, an AU Clinical Educator and Surveyor will provide participants with:

Hands-on training for using the take-home ACHC Accreditation Guide to Success workbook, a program-specific and comprehensive tool that offers guidance on the meanings
and requirements of each ACHC Accreditation Standard

Resources that contain audit tools and hints

How to prepare a Preliminary Evidence Report (PER)

How to create an effective Plan of Correction (POC)

Essential components for accreditation preparation

Best practices for a successful on-site survey

Workshop Agenda - (8:00am - 4:00pm)

8:00am - 8:30am

Registration and Breakfast

Pre-Survey Preparation

On-Site Survey Process

Post-Survey Process

Lunch Provided

Understanding the Standards


8:30am - 10:00am

10:15am - 11:00am

11:00am - Noon

Noon - 1:00pm

1:00pm - 3:30pm

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Hospice Workshop


Your Instructor(s):

Lisa Meadows

Clinical Compliance Educator for Home Health, Hospice & Private Duty

Each attendee will receive the ACHC Accreditation Guide to Success workbook  along with a copy of the ACHC Hospice Accreditation Standards for FREE, which will be used as the primary learning instruments during the course. The workbook serves as a valuable reference tool for achieving or maintaining accreditation.



Unless otherwise noted, workshops are held at ACHC’s Corporate Headquarters in Cary, NC
(a five-minute drive from Raleigh-Durham International airport - RDU).