Our best-selling accreditation resource now available as a PDF! The CAMH PDF manual provides you with all hospital standards, elements of performance (EPs), National Patient Safety Goals®, and Accreditation Participation Requirements effective January 1, 2023.
Please note: This PDF manual is a digital version of the hard-copy 2023 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Hospitals with standards effective January 1, 2023. It will not be updated throughout 2023. For any updates, please see your E-dition® or purchase the update service for the hard-copy Comprehensive Accreditation Manual.
Accreditation requirements, including the standards, EPs, National Patient Safety Goals, and Accreditation Participation Requirements effective January 1, 2023
Standards and EPs for optional Primary Care Medical Home certification
Accreditation process information about Joint Commission policies and procedures and practical survey preparation information on the Early Survey Policy, documentation requirements, standards applicability, and more
Regulatory requirements for deemed status
Icons to help navigate documentation requirements as well as risk areas
“What’s New” summary of changes
Standards: All hospital standards and elements of performance
Setting: Organizations accredited under the Hospital Accreditation Program, including general, acute psychiatric, pediatric, medical/surgical specialty, long-term acute care, and rehabilitation hospitals
Key Audience: Staff responsible for accreditation, compliance, patient safety, or quality improvement