Discuss some of the standards they look for when they go on-site. Are the standards rigorous or vague?

Watch the following video in preparation for this assignment:
Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). (2010). Introduction. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xu-Ffub6WHk
Use what you learned from the video the modules required readings and your own research to answer the following questions in your paper.Your paper must include complete 2-3 pages length (Excluding title and references page).
1. Discuss the purpose of accreditation. Has the process of accreditation really improved the quality of care being provided to patients?
2. Identify and discuss the process of accreditation for the chosen agency.
3. Discuss some of the standards they look for when they go on-site. Are the standards rigorous or vague?
4. Do these agencies make the results of their surveys public? How could knowing this information be beneficial to patients?
In your paper
Must include proper introduction and conclusion
Must provide 3 credible sources cited in APA
Required Readings
Affordable Care Act; findings from Mayo Clinic provide new insights into Affordable Care Act (expected and unexpected consequences of the Affordable Care Act: The impact on patients and surgeonspro and con arguments). (2016). Managed Care Weekly Digest 63.
Berenson R. A. Burton R. A. & McGrath M. (2016). Do Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) help or hinder primary care physicians’ ability to deliver high-quality care? Healthcare 4(3) 155-159.
Healey B. J. & Evans T. M. (2014). Introduction to health care services: Foundations and challenges (1). New York US: Jossey-Bass.
Hoffman S. (2015). Managed care the legal system and checklist medicine. Brown University Child & Adolescent Behavior Letter 31(6) 8.
Managed care; researchers at American College of Physicians Report new data on managed care (preconsultation exchange in the United States: Use awareness and attitudes). (2015). Insurance Weekly News 171.
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA); NCQA health insurance plan ratingsvaluable tool for consumers. (2015 November 1). Health Insurance Law Weekly p. 31.
Owen R. Heller T. & Bowers A. (2016). Health services appraisal and the transition to Medicaid Managed Care from fee for service. Disability and Health Journal 9(2). 239-247
Sonderling H. (2015 September 16). ValueWalk: Could managed care companies help offset rising healthcare costs? [Web log post]. Newstex Global Business Blogs. Chatham: Newstex.
Waitzkin H. & Hellander I. (2016). Obamacare: The neoliberal model comes home to roost in the United Statesif we let it. Monthly Review 68(1) 1-18.

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