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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.
CHAP is instrumental in our agency gaining strength and modification of our processes to ensure compliance.
- Sharon Toran, Administrator, Jaimel Health Care Services, LLC, Houston, TX
Last week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) released a report in which it found that 32 percent of home health claims requiring a face-to-face encounter either had no documentation pertaining to such an encounter or included documents missing required information.
Next week, CHAP will be attending the Home Care Association of Washington's Annual Conference and the Pennsylvania Home Care Association’s Annual Conference and Exposition. We encourage you to stop by and visit with CHAP staff.
Recent reports have confirmed that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) plan to create a five-star rating for home health agencies and begin the transition by the end of 2014 or early 2015.
Last week, Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-Pa. 17) and Senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.) introduced legislation to establish demonstration projects to test models of care that use direct-care workers (DCWs) in advanced roles.
CHAP regularly provides updates about regulatory and compliance development at the state level. This week we highlight Colorado, Florida andMissouri.
Earlier this week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule on the adoption of updated life safety code (LSC) that CMS would use in its ongoing work to ensure the health and safety of all patients, family and staff in every provider and supplier setting.
CMS will host an Open Door Forum call on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 to allow providers, beneficiary advocacy groups and other interested parties to learn more about the Medicare Care Choices Model
Earlier this week, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report with its findings on the impact of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) durable medical equipment (DME) competitive bidding program (CBP).
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HCAW Annual Conference is to showcase your solutions to the largest targeted audience within the in-home services community. With more than 150 attendees consisting of senior-level staff, you can expect to find agency directors, administrators, CEOs and others responsible for implementing in-home strategies, as well as managing the day-to-day functions for their organizations. There is no better opportunity to gain visibility and meet face-to-face with this targeted audience!
Join us for this dynamic three-day conference and get up-to-date on the regulations, legislation and best practices governing the homecare and hospice industry. This year's conference will be comprehensive and diverse, focusing on all the hot topics in all segments of the industry: home health, private duty homecare and hospice.
Over 500 hospice professionals will gather in San Antonio on April 25-27, 2014 to attend the 31st Annual Convention of the Texas & New Mexico Hospice Organization (T&NMHO). Over the three day convention there will be 58 hospice specific presentations, 2 clinical tracks, 1 special social worker track and presentations for every hospice discipline.
AHHC has brought together an impressive array of leading suppliers of home care and hospice goods, services, and technology companies to exhibit at this year’s tradeshow. Numerous companies will display the latest developments in the various product and service categories. Find out what is new and how these products and services can help your agency succeed while making your job easier!
Interim HealthCare has entered into an exciting new partnership have formed with 65 Incorporated, an innovative start-up providing unbiased information online to guide aging Americans through their Medicare planning process via educational web content, video products and PDF tools
Are you prepared to cruise through 2014? Come aboard the MAHC ship! This conference can help you keep ahead of the rough waters on the latest advancements & changes. Hear from leading experts in the Home Care field, reconnect with colleagues & meet new ones. Step aboard the Home Care Steamer; bring your shipmates & prepare yourself & your crew for 2014.
You built this business - invested in your career. You fought to survive one over-burdensome regulation after another...There is no time to let down your guard! Successful providers today must continuously sharpen their operational skills to safeguard their businesses.
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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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