258920 Selecting the Right Documents for Accreditation

Sunday, October 28, 2012 : 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

David Stone, MS , Educational Services, Public Health Accreditation Board, Alexandria, VA
The will be the second session for our L.I. and will be hands-on practice with both individual and small group work. Using a case study type format, participants will assess sample documentation against the requirements of the Standards and Measures and against PHAB requirements. Participants will be given immediate feedback on their selection choices.

Learning Areas:
Public health administration or related administration
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines

Learning Objectives:
For this session: Describe the elements that constitute excellent documentation Demonstrate their ability to select appropriate documentation for measure conformity

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have many years related to accreditation documentation, as a local health director going thru accreditation in our state-based program, as a site visitor reviewing documentation, as the director of our state-based accreditation program and as the education specialist for PHAB. I led the development of the training for both site visitors and beta test applicants on the subject of selecting and evaluating documentation to meet accreditation standards.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.