Monday, February 11, 2013 Preparing for Successful Accreditation in Medical Rehabilitation Register today for CARF International's 2-day training session to gain valuable insight into the accreditation process, and learn how to avoid the pitfalls some organizations may experience on their accreditation survey. This comprehensive and interactive training session provides an appropriate forum to assimilate the ASPIRE to Excellence® quality framework. In addition, the session will highlight practical examples of demonstrating conformance to the standards and effective business management and service delivery practice. All areas in the 2013 Medical Rehabilitation Standards Manual will be covered. Session topics include: the CARF accreditation process and what happens during a survey helpful tips in preparing for your CARF survey a review of the 2013 standards, including the ASPIRE to Excellence quality framework, designed to provide a logical, action-oriented approach to quality improvement a review of program standards for medical rehabilitation programs frequently cited standards This session is recommended for first-time organizations preparing for the accreditation survey process, organizational contacts new to the CARF accreditation process, or those who need a quick update and refresher course. APTA is a member of CARF's International Advisory Council.