Audits and Survey Preparation

By: Oncore Risk  09-12-2011
Keywords: health care, Compliance, Survey Preparation

Audits and Survey Preparation Services

Oncore preparation services helps ensure compliance with any OSHA, FDA, NFPA, hazardous waste, and JCAHO requirements by developing and performing a tailored audit and survey of your company. Our staff have worked for these compliance agencies (including JCAHO, OSHA, EPA) and are prepared to assist your needs.

  • JCAHO Accreditation preparedness
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Health Care Risk Management. 
  • OSHA preparedness
  • FDA compliance

Risk Assessments and Hazard Prevention

Our risk assessments can detect work practices and processes that may be putting your business and productivity at risk.  Assessments analyze the workplace environment, processes, and employment conditions. The purpose is to identify potential hazards/risks that can contribute to worker illnesses, injuries and accidents. 

We can help you reduce your regulatory compliance burden by eliminating unnecessary exposures or hazards and providing guidance on efficient ways to achieve compliance.  Preventing or reducing hazards/risks can limit lost time, costly regulatory compliance requirements, potential citations, and can increase your productivity. 

Program Development and Management

Oncore can help you ensure compliance with the listed agencies by assisting you to develop and implement specific programs.

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA)
  • Environmental Protection Administration (EPA)
  • Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals (JCAHO)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Medical Devices.

Keywords: Compliance, health care, Survey Preparation

Other products and services from Oncore Risk


Environmental Services

Biological or biomedical waste also requires special handling in accordance with state regulations and the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen regulation. Oncore's knowledge of the safe use of chemicals also translates to the proper management of chemical and industrial process wastes. State and federal environmental regulations governing these materials are very stringent, carrying large fines for violations.



If you have an employee with a temporary or permanent disability or a job applicant with a disability, we can compare the physical requirements of your processes to the person's physical limitations. Oncore can identify the tasks and work practices most likely to lead to these disorders and provide recommended changes or equipment modifications to reduce musculo-skeletal stresses.


Health Care Industrial Hygiene

Infection disease agents, environmental contaminants, and construction contaminants must be controlled to reduce the risk of infection to patients and exposure to employees. Employee and patient exposures to chemical and biological agent in healthcare must be controlled and monitored. ICRA protocols (Infection Control Risk Assessments.


Industrial Hygiene

Measurements also prove beneficial for determining what, if any, medical monitoring is necessary, if additional hazard controls are necessary, and how effective existing controls are performing. Measures air velocities, pressure differentials, and ventilation equipment design to determine its effectiveness for controlling hazards or nuisance conditions. Many OSHA regulations require the measurement of potential hazards to determine exposures.


Mold and Indoor Air Quality

Mold growth, loose fiberglass, and a lack of fresh air exchange are known contributors to most occupant complaints, and can generally be prevented through maintenance programs. Oncore provides detailed evaluations to include fresh air and humidity monitoring, bioaerosol sampling, mold species identification and indoor particulate identification.