The Commission undertook a comprehensive review of accreditation arrangements to identify areas of improvement. The introduction of short notice assessments is one of six strategies identified to improve the reliability of accreditation processes. For more information, see the Review of the Australian Health Service Safety and Quality Accreditation Scheme.
For questions and feedback on short notice assessments please contact the Safety and Quality Advice Centre via AdviceCentre@safetyandquality.gov.au or 1800 304 056.
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