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AAAASF ACCREDITED

AAAASF Accredited  means that The American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc.  certifies that our Bronx facility meets nationally recognized standards.

As an accredited AAAASF facility, our Office Based Surgical Abortion Facility is on the leading edge of compliance with New York State Department of Health Guidelines. We have met the standards for accreditation and the health requirements for the State of New York.

To earn our accreditation, our outpatient facility (2070 Eastchester Road, Bronx, New York) passed inspection on hundreds of important criteria concerning patient safety.

VERIFIABLE QUALITY CARE

WHAT IS AAAASF?

AAAASF accredits thousands of facilities world-wide, making it one of the largest not-for-profit outpatient accrediting organizations.

  • AAAASF requires surgeons to be board certified and have hospital privileges for any procedure they perform.
  • AAAASF requires the use of anesthesia professionals for deeper levels of anesthesia.
  • AAAASF requires a safe and clean surgical environment that meets stringent standards.
  • AAAASF requires peer review (peer oversight) and tracks data for thousands of individual cases.
  • AAAASF works closely with facilities and provides help throughout the accreditation process.
  • AAAASF champions patient safety worldwide and has for nearly 40 years.

From the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities

Designed to ensure verifiable quality care with specific requirements, the AAAASF standards that our Bronx, New York office has met include:

  • General Environment
  • Operating Room Environment, Policy & Procedures
  • Recovery Room Environment, Policy & Procedures
  • General Safety in the Facility
  • Blood and Medications
  • Medical Records
  • Quality Assessment/Quality Improvement
  • Personnel
  • Governance
  • Anesthesia