what is a unit of recognition
Known as the leader in setting standards for excellence in gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy, ASGE has designed the only national program recognizing quality and safety in the practice of GI endoscopy. [ The ASGE Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program is open to all settings where GI endoscopy is practiced, including office-based endoscopy units, hospital-based endoscopy units, and stand-alone
ambulatory endoscopy or surgery centers. To date, over 450 units have received this prestigious recognition. View a list of Endoscopy Unit Recognition Recipients here.
Through the Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program, ASGE can help your unit:
Gain recognition among healthcare professionals, public and private regulatory bodies and patients as a unit dedicated to quality care
Prepare to meet the changing expectations of public and private regulatory bodies
Promote improvement and create more uniformity in your practice
To view a listing of program criteria, program benefits, and answers to frequently asked questions about the program, download the EURP FAQs document.
New and Renewing Units download:
ASGE Webinar: Why Quality? Why Now? Why EURP? (recording and slides) (7-22-2013)
Sample policies: Pre-procedure; colonoscopy quality; adverse events; organizational performance assessment
Sample cycle of data
Sample clinical quality improvement project summary
Sample remediation plan
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