American Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Association

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Examples of Standards in Practice

Below you will find examples of documentation that Teams have submitted as evidence of compliance with standards 1.4, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 of the Standards for Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Teams. Identifying information has been removed to protect the privacy of the team. Please use these examples only as a guide in helping you to identify appropriate materials to submit with your application and not as the only types of acceptable documentation that would be approved by the Commission on Approval of Teams.

Please note: the examples provided on this page are excerpts from previous versions of the Application for Approval of Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Teams. As a result, some questions and attachment numbers may be different from the current application. Teams applying for approval should complete the most up-to-date version of the application available on the Web site.

Standard 1.4 - Team Composition
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Standard 2 - Team Management and Responsibilities
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Standard 3 - Patient and Family/Caregiver Communication
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Standard 4 - Cultural Competence
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Standard 5 - Psychological and Social Services
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Standard 6 - Outcomes Assessment
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