certification

1. A process by which an individual or healthcare organisation is recognised by an authorised agency as meeting predetermined requirements, beyond those set for licensure or met by similar individuals or organisations.  

Source: S.A. Buetow -  Qual Saf Health Care 2003 12: 129-135

2. Certification: third-party attestation related to products, processes, management systems or persons.

Source: International Organization for Standardization - ISO/IEC 17000

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Variants

  • Registration