Vision and Value Proposition
The overall goal of accreditation is to elevate the practice of emergency medicine and the role of emergency physicians. Meeting accreditation standards can add value for patients, physicians, the emergency team and hospitals.
- PATIENTS will be able to see the hospital and physician group’s commitment to providing quality care in an optimal setting.
- PHYSICIANS and team members will work in fair, safe, productive and efficient working environments.
- HOSPITALS will see market distinction through their commitment to the highest standards in emergency care.
ACEP ED Accreditation Task Force Convened – October 2022
ACEP Board approves moving forward with ED Accreditation Program – January 2023
ED Accreditation applications open for acceptance – Spring 2024