Patient Safety

What makes us different? Find out why thousands
know us as the Gold Standard in Accreditation...

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High Standards

Raising the bar for patient safety means choosing
the right accrediting organization...

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Peace of Mind

Knowing that a facility is accredited by AAAASF
assures that extra steps were taken for patient safety...

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We offer a hands-on, step-by-step approach to help
facilities through the accreditation process...

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We maintain the highest standards in outpatient accreditation


We provide dedicated specialists to help with the accreditation process


We champion patient safety worldwide and have for nearly 40 years

Learn how to become accredited in one of our Outpatient Programs which are designed to promote optimal patient safety in an office-based setting.
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Our standards meet or exceed Medicare and Medicaid certification standards. Learn how to become accredited through one of our Medicare Programs.
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Our International Programs certify that a facility has met internationally recognized standards. Learn how to become accredited through one of our International Programs.
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Help Support Patient Safety

Please help support patient safety with your contribution to the Educational Foundation...

About Quality Assurance

AAAASF takes pride in its programs and employs precise requirements for surveyor documentation and...

New ASC Standard Released

AAAASF Medicare Surgical Standard Version 6.6 is effective as of November 1, 2016...

Surveyor Training Sessions

AAAASF surveyors conduct thorough, consistent surveys by evaluating each facility...

News /// VIEW ALL

Nov 28, 2016
Dr. Michael McGuire of Santa Monica, California, died at home of an apparent stroke on Nov. 14, 2016, at age 70.
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Oct 21, 2016
Annual board meeting conducted in Chicago
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Oct 17, 2016
AAAASF requires 100 percent compliance with all accreditation standards and does not offer partial accreditation. If a facility fails to meet any standard, it must correct the deficiency or risk denial or loss of accreditation.
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Oct 06, 2016
AAAASF joins VoyagerMed to lead the field of medical tourism
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