Resource List for ASC Consumers

This is a partial listing of frequently used resources. When contacting any of the organizations listed below, be sure to ask if they have suggestions about additional resources you may want to contact.

Suggestions for additional contacts and/or corrections can be e-mailed to ISDH at

Consumer Organizations

Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC)

AHRQ: Questions to Ask Your Doctor Before You Have Surgery

American College of Surgeons: Frequently Performed Procedures

American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF)

AOA Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program

Indiana State Medical Association

Joint Commission for Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations


Government Agencies

Attorney General

402 West Washington Street, 5th Floor
Indiana Government Center South
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
(317) 232-6201

Secretary of State

200 West Washington Street, Rm. 201
State House
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
(317) 232-6532

Indiana State Department of Regulatory Services Division

2 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, Indiana
(317) 233-7442

Professional Licensing Agency

402 West Washington Street, Room W072
Indiana Government Center South
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
(317) 232-2960

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration