July 28, 2014

Commission Actions - March


MEMORANDUM

The Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) recently took a number of actions as described below. These actions are separated by final revisions to accreditation requirements (those affecting accreditation standards distributed for comment in January) and glossary definitions, and a request for comment on proposed revisions to accreditation standards. Comments on the proposals are due April 15, 2010. 

Final revisions to accreditation standards and Glossary of Definitions (Attachments 1-4) apply to the Accreditation Manual, 16th Edition, and are effective July 1, 2010.

The effective date of proposed changes (Attachment 5), if and when approved, will be determined by the Commission at a later date. 

All final and proposed revisions are in red. 

Final Revisions

Chapter VI – Degree Program Standards………………………………………………......… Attachment 1
Chapter VII – Programmatic Evaluation Standards (Surgical Technology) ……………… Attachment 2
Chapter VIII - Pharmacy Technician Program Requirements and Standards………….... Attachment 3
Glossary of Definitions ……………………………………………………………….................. Attachment 4

Proposed Revisions (Comments due April 15, 2010)

Distance Education, Appendix H………………………………………………………….......... Attachment 5

We look forward to your comments. Contact me directly at cmoneymaker@abhes.org or 866.463.0771 with any questions

Please click below document for attachments 1 through 5:

Chapter VI – Degree Program Standards

Chapter VII – Programmatic Evaluation Standards (Surgical Technology)

Chapter VIII - Pharmacy Technician Program Requirements and Standards

Glossary of Definitions

Distance Education, Appendix H