First Certification

To start a first certification process please download the following documents and send the application form to the SFCNS certification office.

The certification process will be implemented in collaboration with SanaCERT Suisse.

 

Important information:

Beginning January 1, 2022, there will be a new version of the Stroke Unit and Stroke Center Certification Regulations. Accordingly, new quality criteria for the certification of stroke units and stroke centers have been developed, which will also be valid as of January 1, 2022. The documents can be downloaded below.


 

Documents required for the process (according to the new Guidelines for Certification Version V from 2021 – valid as of 01.01.2022)

  • Guidelines for the certification of Stroke Centers and Stroke Units in German and in French (Version V_18-11-2021)


Annex I :

 

Annex II :

  • The Criteria checklist for Stroke Centers and Stroke Units is in re-evaluation and will be published as soon as possible.


Annex III & IV:

  • List of required documents for the audit for Stroke Centers in German and in French (Version 05-01-2022)
  • List of required documents for the audit for Stroke Units in German and in French (Version 05-01-2022)

Annex V :

  • Costs
  • Model contract for Stroke Centers in German and in French
  • Model contract for Stroke Units in German and in French

 


 

Documents required for the process (according to the Guidelines for Certification Version III from 2017)

  • Guidelines for the certification of Stroke Centers and Stroke Units in German and in French (Version III_12-01-2017)

 

Annex I :

 

Annex II :

 

Annex III & IV:

  • List of required documents for the audit for Stroke Centers in German and in French (Version 13-03-2013)
  • List of required documents for the audit for Stroke Units in German and in French (Version 13-03-2013)

Annex V :

 

Clarifications for Peers (Version 30.10.2014)

 


Contact

SFCNS Certifications Office
Anna Schmidt, Lead Certifications
Theresa Stiefvater, Office Manager Certifications
c/o IMK Institute for medicine and communication Ltd.
Münsterberg 1
CH-4001 Basel
Phone +41 (0) 61 561 53 53
certification-sfcns@imk.ch
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