Australian Council of Health Care Standards
Berwick Eye and Surgicentre maintains standards and safety through an accreditation process involving membership of the Australian Council of Health Care Standards.
Berwick Eye and Surgicentre was resurveyed in December 2012 and given the maximum of 3 years accreditation with ACHS
ACHS members have a commitment to patient care and service delivery and recognise the need for continuing quality improvement. ACHS members come from across Australia and from across the world - we work with organisations in Hong Kong, the Middle East, India and New Zealand. Our member organisations are from across the healthcare spectrum:
Designated Customer Services Managers provide focused guidance and support throughout the various phases of accreditation and in preparation for surveys.
ACHS surveyor teams monitor performance and are trained to provide consultation and support to member organisations during the self-assessment and pre-survey process.
The Organisation-Wide Survey is an on-site review that ensures that the organisation is providing quality and safe care and service and determines accreditation status.
The Periodic Review is an on-site review that seeks to assist in maintaining the momentum for continuous improvement between Organisation-Wide Surveys (OWS) and confirms that the organisation continues to provide quality and safe care and service.