Costs of Accreditation, health and medicine homework help

Thank you for your help. Everything that is needed to complete this assignment is detailed below. Please note that this is a firm deadline. You must use APA 6th Edition formatting for the entire paper as well as the conclusion and references. I need DOI numbers on the references section as well. All references must be scholarly articles and/or case studies and will be researched for validity. This information will be submitted to Turnitin. All requirements must be met. Here are the assignment details:

The accreditation of health care organizations is a significant
task that has made accrediting agencies a major industry. The costs of
securing accreditation can be significant, but the costs of not having
accreditation can be even greater. In this assignment, you will discuss
the costs of a health care organization being (or not being) accredited.

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    research sources related to this topic, and at least one in-text
    citation from each source be included.
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Write a paper (1,250-1,500 words) that discusses the costs of a
health care organization being (or not being) accredited. Include the
following in your discussion:

  1. A summary of the purposes of accreditation and accreditation standards.
  2. A discussion of the financial, time, and associated costs of earning and maintaining accreditation.
  3. A discussion of the costs of either not securing or losing accreditation.
  4. A research-supported evaluation of whether accreditation is worth the costs.