Mission: American association for accreditation of ambulatory surgery facilities, inc. Develops and implements standards of excellence to ensure the highest quality of patient care through an accreditation program that serves both the medical community and the public interest by establishing a means for measuring medical competence and providing an external source for evaluating patient safety in the ambulatory surgery setting.
Programs: Accreditation of surgical and non-surgical ambulatory facilities located throughout the united states and internationally. The organization serves roughly 2,700 facilities.
training on accreditation and patient safety which is available to qualified medical professionals who are members of the public, aaaasf surveyors, and aaaasf facilities.
attendance at trade shows providing booths and exhibits to the public and hosting workshops and symposia.
peer review and management services.