An NSQHS Standards Advisory is a formal communication from the Commission to accrediting agencies to provide guidance and direction on the interpretation and/or assessment of the NSQHS Standards. Advisories are numbered and dated before distribution.
The NSQHS Standards advisories are routinely reviewed to ensure they remain current. All the NSQHS Standards advisories have been updated following the latest review.
Advisory A13/01: Notification of significant risk (superseded by Advisory AS18/09)
Advisory A15/01: Transitioning between accrediting agencies (superseded by Advisory AS18/05)
Advisory A16/01: Accreditation assessment requirements of health service organisations post significant clinical or governance review (superseded by Advisory AS18/06)
Advisory A16/03: Reprocessing of reusable medical devices in health service organisations (superseded by Advisory AS18/07)
Advisory A17/01: Antimicrobial stewardship (superseded by Advisory AS18/08)
Last updated: 24 October 2018