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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The Question of TB Testing

The CHAP Standards of Excellence outline various Human Resource (HR) requirements which must be met in order for providers to be in compliance. One of the most frequently cited deficiencies in 2017 is Tuberculosis or TB testing. Agencies fail to complete the new hire and annual TB testing as...

CHAP Providers: We are here to help YOU

CHAP knows our providers have been busy providing quality care. We are excited to serve our new and existing partners as their accreditation and education partner. As many are aware, the new Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) Conditions of Participation (CoPs) take effect January 13, 2018...

DONATE- Hurricane Disaster Relief Fund

CHAP understands the struggles of community-based organizations providing home care, hospice, HME and pharmacy services in areas impacted by hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The devastating effects include flood waters, power loss, as well as the challenges of finding patients and...