The 2024 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, 2024.
Please note: This PDF manual is published annually. It will not be updated throughout 2024. Please refer to your E-dition® for any updates.
Accreditation requirements, including standards, EPs, National Patient Safety Goals, and Accreditation Participation Requirements effective January 1, 2024
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
Standards and EPs for optional Memory Care certification
Keys to successfully using the manual for survey preparedness
Icons to help navigate documentation requirements as well as risk areas
“What’s New” summary of changes
Standards: All assisted living community standards
Setting: Organizations accredited under the Assisted Living Community Accreditation Program
Key Audience: Staff responsible for accreditation, compliance, patient safety, or quality improvement