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Once your facility has met the eligibility criteria and meets the standards, you are ready to submit your application and the required documents. We recommend that you do not submit your application until you are ready for your onsite survey.
Please complete the application and include the application fee. An incomplete application or missing documentation will delay the accreditation process.
You’ll need to submit the following:
If necessary, ABC may require additional information. All information and application materials are confidential and only used by ABC and its survey contractors or as required by law. All submissions are handled in accordance with HIPAA regulations.
You will receive an email confirmation once your application has been received and both an email and written confirmation once ABC determines that your application is complete.
If your application is incomplete, ABC will send a request for additional materials via certified mail to the primary contact listed on your application. All requested materials must be received by ABC by the deadline indicated in the letter. If your application is still incomplete by the deadline, your application will be denied.
If your application is denied, you must reapply with a new application as well as application and survey fees. Incomplete applications will be processed after all required documents and/ or fees are received. Any delay in completing your application could result in a delay of your accreditation.
If ABC discovers that you provided false or misleading information on your application, any or all of the following actions may be taken: