The Standard

CHAP’s blog, The Standard, is your resource for the latest in home and community-based health care accreditation news.  

Our team is on top of the latest regulatory shifts and policy changes and has insights about how what happens in DC or your state's capital will affect your business. Our analysis will give you the information and clarity you need to prepare for the future of health care. 

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Patient Safety Awareness Week

This week marks the 15th annual Patient Safety Awareness Week, an initiative started by the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF). Patient Safety Awareness Week is time dedicated to raising awareness about patient safety among health care professionals and the public...

National Patient Safety Awareness Week

This week the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) celebrated National Patient Safety Awareness week, this celebration highlights the importance of providing care to individuals across the nation and ensuring they are free from harm. A central voice for patient safety since 1997, NPSF partners...

National Journal Forum on Health Care Access in America

This morning, CHAP attended a forum, hosted by The National Journal and CVS Health, which discussed the recent changes to the U.S. Health Care system as a result of the Affordable Care Act, and Medicaid expansion.  During this discussion representatives from major organizations including the U....

CHAP Public Health Accreditation

According to Benjamin Franklin, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”.  Through the prevention of disease and promotion of healthy lifestyles, public health providers play a pivotal role in the U.S. health care system.  ...

National Public Health Week 2015

Monday, April 6 marked the start of National Public Health Week (NPHW), a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to all of us in public and community health. The theme of NPHW this year is Healthiest Nation 2030, promoting efforts to raise...