OASAS administers a comprehensive quality assurance program of regulatory and fiscal monitoring, program recertification and technical assistance support to the service provider network. In this regard, OASAS ensures that programs, services, staffing and facilities meet minimum acceptable standards, as defined in statutes and regulations; that public funds, which are intended to support these programs and services, are properly managed and safeguarded; and, that appropriate managerial oversight of programs and services exist to reasonably assure efficient and effective delivery of intended programs and services to the public. Technical assistance support is provided to enable service providers to attain and maintain established standards, as well as efficient and effective management practices.
For more information about quality assurance, please contact:
Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services
Division of Standards & Quality Assurance
1450 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203-3526