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Advising the Congress on Medicare issues
MedPAC > Recommendations > Improving quality assurance for institutional providers (I)

Improving quality assurance for institutional providers (I)

June 1, 2000

The Secretary should take additional steps to ensure that private accrediting organizations with Medicare deeming authority are, in fact, ensuring that facilities meet Medicare certification standards.

Topics: Quality.