The 2023 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Assisted Living Communities (CAMALC) provides all assisted living community standards, elements of performance (EPs), National Patient Safety Goals®, and Accreditation Participation Requirements (APRs) effective January 1, 2023.
Please note: The CAMALC PDF manual is published annually. It is not updated. For the most up-to-date standards throughout 2023, refer to the E-dition® on your Joint Commission Connect® extranet site.
All assisted living community accreditation standards, EPs, National Patient Safety Goals®, and APRs effective January 1, 2023
Accreditation process information about Joint Commission policies and procedures and practical survey preparation information on the Early Survey Policy, documentation requirements, and more
Keys to successfully using the manual for survey preparedness
Standards: All assisted living community standards
Setting: Organizations accredited under the Assisted Living Community Accreditation Program
Key Audience: Staff working on accreditation, compliance, patient safety, or quality improvement