During her organization’s first HFAP survey, Paula York, lab manager at Sullivan County Community Hospital, found that the survey process was educational: “The laboratory surveys were great with constructive criticism and positive feedback. They made my experience very enjoyable and I learned a ton of useful information.”

Amanda Parker, administrative director of accreditation for Franciscan Health, had to say about working with our team: “I could name dozens of great interactions [with HFAP], but the ones that stand out most are when surveyors have taken time to educate AND share best practices with my hospital leadership team members.”


“Switching AOs: Kettering Health answers why they changed from Joint Commission to HFAP”

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Briefings on Accreditation and Quality

“Wilson [Memorial Hospital in Sydney, OH] switched…to HFAP because hospital leaders had grown weary of…the view that there was only one way to meet quality standards…”

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Linda Maurer, RN, MSN
Chief Nursing Officer
Sue Neumann, RNC, MS, CPHRM, CPPS
Director of Quality, Risk Management, and Corporate Compliance Wilson Memorial Hospital
Sydney, OH

“When teams work together to ensure a seamless emergency management strategy, the gaps in resources and communication are limited and patient safety is enhanced.”

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Jack Egnatinsky, MD
AAHHS Board of Directors (Chair, 2017-2018)