AMA Submission to the ACSQHC Review of National Quality and Safety Accreditation Standards

4 Apr 2007

In this paper the AMA comments on the recent Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC) paper titled Review of National Safety and Quality Accreditation Standards. The paper considers the concept of national safety and quality accreditation standards within the context of the broader, changing and evolving health care system. In preparing its comments the AMA reviewed the ACSQHC Work Plan for the period 2006/2007-2010/2011 as endorsed by Federal and State health ministers.