- The Gold Standard is based on the latest scientific evidence and industry best-practices.
- The Framework and Application are periodically reviewed and updated to reflect these important changes.
- Gold Standard accredited organizations are given ample time to implement new requirements and affirm they are meeting the latest Gold Standard requirements.
- The annual re-accreditation requirement and schedule are currently suspended and under review.
- There is a strong desire to decrease the administrative burden associated with re-accreditation and increase the value of the process while maintaining the accreditation’s high standards.
Current Gold Standard organizations, please read this important note regarding the