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- Topic: Healthcare
- Paper #: 43191084
ACA Web site www.aca.org.
Standards and accreditation: ACA
As part of its standards and accreditation principles, the American Correctional Association has worked to better enforce the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). "With the release of the national PREA standards in 2012, ACA and its certified auditors have played an important role in compliance for dozens of facilities in the fields of adult, juvenile, and community corrections" ("PREA," 2014).
Standards are explicitly designed