Cardiac Exercise Stress Testing

Good Medical Practice – It’s What We’re All LOLS10在线直播下注

LOLS10在线直播下注 THIS PROGRAM

Cardiac Exercise Stress Testing (CEST) accreditation standards ensure patient safety and quality care in facilities performing this testing. The College accredits private CEST facilities where diagnostic tests are interpreted by CPSA members.

Want to know if your CEST facility has CPSA Accreditation?See our full list of accredited CEST facilities

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

  • Wednesday, February 5, 2020
  • Thursday, April 16, 2020
  • Wednesday, June 24, 2020
  • Wednesday, September 23, 2020
  • Wednesday, November 18, 2020

SharePoint Sites:

REGISTER A NEW FACILITY

LOLS10在线直播下注If you would like to offer CEST, your facility must be accredited.

to start the accreditation process.

PHYSICIANS NEED APPROVAL TO INTERPRET CEST IN ALBERTA

In order to interpret CEST in private facilities in Alberta, applicants must have approval from the College.

Apply for Physician Approval

CHANGES TO YOUR FACILITY?

Are you planning to…

  • Move or change the name of your facility?
  • Offer new tests or procedures?
  • Hire a new Medical Director?
  • Change the contact information for your facility?

If you answered yes to any of those questions, you need to notify us. Update your facility information

Report an incident

If there has been a CEST-related death or incident requiring cardiopulmonary resuscitation in your facility, you must report the incident to the College within two weeks.

CEST Fees

As of April 1, 2019, the annual fee cycle for accredited facilities has changed to a fiscal billing cycle (April 1 – March 31).  Assessment fees will be invoiced in the same quarter your facility was assessed. Questions about your fees? Contact us at accreditation@cpsa.ab.ca

General Fees (for facilities registering for the first time)

Registration fee $300.00 +GST

Annual Fees

Facility annual fees for new or closed facilities are calculated based on the number of months the facility is or has been operational during our billing cycle.

CEST facility $1276.00 +GST

Assessment Fees (as required)

CEST facility $2040.00 +GST

Added Service Fees

Fees for Added Services are based on cost recovery (i.e. time spent on review, travel, etc.) + a 6% administration fee +GST.
• Fee for rescheduling an assessment is $500 +GST• Fee for post renovations/facility moves is $670 +GST• Late payment penalty is $250 +GST• Additional fees may apply if extra assessors are required due to the facility size or scope, or if out-of-province assessors are required.

LOLS10在线直播下注 our standards

LOLS10在线直播下注CPSA accreditation standards are developed based on input from field experts, best practice and research identified by other regulators, standard setting bodies and industry associations. These standards ensure Alberta’s CEST labs meet or exceed safety and quality standards.


QUESTIONS?

Accreditation Assistant
780-969-5006 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 5006 (in Canada)

cest@cpsa.ab.ca