Date & Time
Monday, April 29, 2024, 2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
119 The Accreditation Lifestyle: It's a Process, Not an Event*

One of the most rewarding, yet challenging, roles in correctional health care is being part of your facility's accreditation process. Whether you manage the overall process or simply work in an accredited facility, everyone has a role. This session will explore sections of NCCHC standards, highlighting tips for success and common mistakes to avoid. Standards for jails, prisons, and youth facilities, as well as OTP and mental health, will be included.

Educational Objectives

  • Discuss roles of various staff in a health care accreditation process
  • Describe tips for success and mistakes to avoid when using NCCHC standards
  • Explore other considerations for maintaining an accreditation lifestyle