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Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) Announces the 2018 CHAP Standards of Excellence v.1 for Home Health Providers

WASHINGTON — Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) today released the 2018 CHAP Standards of Excellence v.1 that will equip home health providers with the tools they need to meet changing Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements, which are proposed to go into effect on January 13, 2018. 

The CHAP Standards of Excellence framework has been redesigned to support a customized approach to accreditation that focuses on the specific types of care and services provided by each provider organization. In addition, the content of the Standards of Excellence has been updated to better reflect current practices in quality improvement and the home care industry.  

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