Learn more about the CHAP Standards of Excellence Revision Process.
Learn more about how CHAP is innovating and leading the way in home and community-based care with the CHAP 2014 Strategic Framework.
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Introducing CHAP LinQ - Linking Innovation and Quality! CHAP LinQ is now live. Find out what your organization needs to know about this exciting launch!
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CHAP offers Home Health accreditation for deemed and non-deemed home health agencies, and accredits more home health providers than any other accrediting organization with deeming authority.
CHAP offers Hospice accreditation for deemed and non-deemed Hospice agencies, and accredits more Hospice providers than any other accrediting organization with deeming authority.
CHAP has full deeming authority from CMS for DMEPOS products and services. Learn more about CHAP Home Medical Equipment accreditation today.
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We have compiled a list of resources from the federal government and leading associations that provide timely information about identifying the signs and symptoms of the disease, protecting health care personnel and updated guidance as it relates to certain policies and procedures.
Recently, the Medicare Payment Advisory Council (MedPAC) revised its Payment Basics for Home Health, Hospice and Durable Medical Equipment payments.
CHAP has summarized sections of the IMPACT Act that may be of importance to our customers. We will continue to follow the law as it enters the rule-making process and provide updates as they are made available.
On October 6, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its proposal to modernize Medicare’s Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for home health agencies. The proposed changes represent the first update to the Home Health Agency (HHA) CoPs since 1989 and respond to numerous changes in the home health industry.
Last week, the U.S.Department of Labor (DOL) announced that it will institute a six-month period of non-enforcement of last year’s final ruling to extend minimum wage and overtime protections to home care workers– the same protections provided to most U.S. workers under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
Earlier this week, CHAP along with the Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation and a number of other organizations sponsored The Future of Home Health Care workshop in Washington, D.C.
Recently, a bipartisan group of 13 senators sent a letter urging Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)to increase regulatory flexibility for Programs of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).
Late last week, the White House Office of Management and Budget completed its regulatory review of a proposed rule to revise the current Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for Medicare-certified home health agencies.
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NHPCO's 15th Clinical Team Conference and Pediatric Intensive (CTC) will celebrate hospice palliative care's 40 year legacy of excellence in providing compassionate care at the end of life. Those who work and volunteer in the field have significantly improved care for those at the end of life and their families. Hospice palliative care's holistic, compassionate, interdisciplinary approach to care at the end of life has moved upstream and is being incorporated into many healthcare arenas; there is much to celebrate.
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CHAP is glad to welcome Karen Collishaw, CAE, our newly appointed President and Chief Executive Officer. Read the full press release here.
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