News & Updates

IACS implements new Board structure

September 30, 2021

… to improve efficiency, reduce redundancy, and more accurately reflect our current mission. The Board of Directors and Board of Accreditation have merged into one group that will now function as the sole Board of IACS. Other substantive changes include: Clarifying eligibility to serve on the BoardClarifying the typical progression of Board leadershipIdentifying that retired…

IACS updates Accreditation Standards

March 17, 2021

To maintain the highest level of quality and relevancy, the IACS Standards are reviewed every few years and amended as needed. The current revision, completed in 2020, provides formatting changes to how the standards are organized and addresses standards around telemental health, contracted services, case managers, embedded counselors, and a peer review process. To see…

IACS welcomes new reviewers to Board of Accreditation

March 16, 2021

We’re excited to announce the addition of four new members to our Board of Accreditation and to thank those who committed to a second 3-year term. Employed at accredited centers themselves, these experienced individuals volunteer their time and expertise to ensure accreditation applications are reviewed carefully and accurately. They are critical to our accreditation process,…