Presenting Your Findings
Begin with positive findings by mentioning where the applicant has performed well. “I have enjoyed working with each of you. I appreciate that you shared several great ideas I can take back to my own organization, especially (be specific)…”
Point out major areas of deficiency if you are certain they are in clear violation of the Standards. “There are three major issues I will discuss related to the areas I inspected. The other inspectors will describe their observations from the other sites.” Describe other general concerns you will share with the Accreditation Committee to ensure there are no surprises.