Part of this process by CHAP included conducting a thorough product survey to verify that the program allows organizations to meet the intent of CHAP’s applicable standards.
“A review of various SimiTree QAPI documents confirmed a robust QAPI program for home health and hospice agencies, stated Teresa Harbour, SVP Accreditation at CHAP. “Their tools were very comprehensive and easy to use. The ‘missed opportunities’ document was particularly impressive.”
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About Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP)
CHAP is an independent, nonprofit organization accrediting providers of home and community-based care. Founded in 1965, CHAP was first to recognize the need for and value of home and community-based care standards and accreditation. As a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)–approved accrediting organization, CHAP surveys organizations providing home health, hospice, and home medical equipment services to establish if Medicare Conditions of Participation and DMEPOS Quality Standard are met and recommend certification to CMS. CHAP’s purpose is to partner with organizations nationwide to advance quality in the delivery of care and services in the home and community.