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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Public Policy Summit Recap

This week CHAP leadership participated in a public policy summit hosted by the Council of State Home Care Associations. The summit featured top officials from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Division of Home Health and Hospice, as well as staff from three Medicare...

National Public Health Week 2017

The first full week of April is National Public Health Week (NPHW) in the US, and is a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to all of us in public and community health. Through NPHW, the American Public Health Association (APHA) brings...

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 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...