An NSQHS Standards Advisory is a formal communication from the Commission to accrediting agencies to provide guidance and direction on the interpretation and/or assessment of the NSQHS Standards. Advisories are numbered and dated before distribution.
The NSQHS Standards advisories are routinely reviewed to ensure they remain current. All the NSQHS Standards advisories have been updated following the latest review.
The advisories on this page relate to the second edition of the NSQHS Standards. Advisories for the first edition can be found here.
AS18/03: Assessments from October 2018 to the second edition of the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards (Rescinded as of 7 March 2019)