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  • HIPAA, HiTECH, and Technology – Practical Approaches To Protecting Information

    During this on-demand webinar, CHAP will give you an overview of the challenges we all face with data security, and show you simple ways you can be confident your organization is protected. We will look at real-world scenarios, and see how CHAP Standards and best practices can help you with security, so you can focus on health care.

    Description

    You don’t have to be afraid of technology when it comes to securing patient information.  CHAP will give you an overview of the challenges we all face with data security, and show you simple ways you can be confident your organization is protected.  We will look at real world scenarios, and see how CHAP Standards, and best practices can help you with security, so you can focus on health care.

    Learning Objectives

    1. Discuss the importance of HIPAA and HiTEC
    2. Identify tools & techniques to help protect privacy and security
    3. Apply privacy and security safeguards related to CHAP standards.

    Audience: 

    • Community Health CHAP-accredited and non-accredited organizations looking for best practices, tools and resources to achieve better outcomes
    • Community Health providers responsible for their organizations accreditation process and outcomes (administrators, Executive Director, CEO, CFO, DON, Director of Home Health, and Director of Operations etc.)


    Cost

    Bundle discount! Save by purchasing the entire CHAP Executive Series. Click here for the series

    Cliff Valenti (Moderator)

    Vice President, Information Technology

    Cliff Valenti is the Vice President of Information Technology at CHAP, Inc.  A graduate of the University of South Florida, B.Sc. Computer Science and certified in C-NET security, he has over 25 years' experience implementing best practice technilogy solutions in the highly regulated banking and healthcare industries. 

  • Ethics and Accountability in Community Health

    When working in the community health field there are many ethical dilemmas that can face a health care provider on a daily basis. During this on-demand webinar session, Patricia T. Driscoll, BSN, MSN, JD, tackles the issue of ethics as it relates to community health care. This event will highlight potential challenges and provide attendees with the tools needed to analyze and overcome them.

    When working in the community health field there are many ethical dilemmas that can face a health care provider on a daily basis. During this session, Patricia T. Driscoll, BSN, MSN, JD, tackles the issue of ethics as it relates to community health care. This event will highlight potential challenges and provide attendees with the tools needed to analyze and overcome them. 

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Define ethics in the context of community health.
    2. Recognize professional power and its implications.
    3. Identify competing values in the community health setting.
    4. Develop tools and methods for ethical analysis.

    Audience: 

    • Community Health CHAP-accredited and non-accredited organizations looking for best practices, tools and resources to achieve better outcomes
    • Community Health providers responsible for their organizations accreditation process and outcomes (administrators, Executive Director, CEO, CFO, DON, Director of Home Health, and Director of Operations etc.)

    This webinar part of the CHAP Executive Webinar Series. Click on the series to obtain information on content and discounts. 

    Patricia T. Driscoll, BSN, MSN, JD

    Professor, Texas Woman’s University

    Patricia Driscoll is the former President and CEO of Home Health Services of Texas, Inc. She brings more than 35 years of health care experience in the Dallas area to her leadership, including work in her private health care legal practice and roles in a variety of clinical, executive, consultant, and educational settings. Ms. Driscoll currently serves as Professor of Health Service Management at Texas Woman's University. She was previously Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for St. Paul Medical Center, and served in other managerial roles at Parkland Health and Hospital System and RHD Memorial Medical Center, formerly Brookhaven Hospital. Pat serves on the Board of Health First, an integrated health system in Florida, and on the board of the North Texas Health Industry Council Foundation.

  • CHAP Core Standards of Excellence

    CLICK TO DOWNLOAD The CHAP Standards of Excellence are designed to help you deliver the best care and services possible. To support organizational excellence, we have developed standards that are easy to understand, relevant and practical.

    Through the application of these standards, CHAP strives to help our customers:
    1. Strengthen internal operations
    2. Promote continuous quality improvement techniques and systems
    3. Promote consumer safety, satisfaction and outcomes
    4. Affirm public trust
    5. Meet community health needs in a cost-efficient and effective manner
    6. Maintain the viability of community health practice nationwide
    The Standards of Excellence are built on four underlying principles:
    1. The organization's structure and function consistently supports its consumer-oriented mission.
    2. The organization consistently provides high-quality services and products.
    3. The organization has adequate human, financial and physical resources to accomplish its stated mission and purpose.
    4. The organization is positioned for long-term viability.
    We continually review the Standards of Excellence to ensure they remain relevant for home and community-based health care providers.
  • CHAP Hospice Standards of Excellence: Effective UNTIL September 30, 2019

    CLICK TO DOWNLOAD. The CHAP Standards of Excellence are designed for a hospice organization that provides care directly to patients. CHAP provides hospice accreditation for deemed (Medicare-certified) and non-deemed programs.

    PLEASE NOTE: These standards will be effective until September 30, 2019. After that date, the new CHAP 2019 Hospice Standards of Excellence will be in effect. To access those standards, please click here: https://education.chaplinq.org...


    CHAP Hospice Standards of Excellence are designed to give supportive care to people in the final phase of a terminal illness and focus on comfort and quality of life, rather than cure.

    Hospice programs generally are home-based, home being defined as where the patient lives including nursing homes, assisted living facilities, group homes, and inpatient hospice units as well as private homes. The philosophy of hospice is to provide support for the patient's emotional, social, and spiritual needs as well as medical symptoms as part of treating the whole person. 

  • CHAP Home Medical Equipment Standards of Excellence

    CLICK TO DOWNLOAD. The CHAP Standards of Excellence are designed home medical equipment supplier that provides services directly to patients or clients.

    CHAP Home Medical Equipment (HME) Standards of Excellence are deigned for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) suppliers provide equipment, supplies and services to people to use in recovery, rehabilitation and/or management of chronic conditions. Their patients and clients depend on superior quality products and services, which are as varied as the patients they serve.

    Such products and services include respiratory and sleep therapy equipment, complex rehabilitation supplies, tools for asthma treatment, continuous passive motion devices, hospital beds, external infusion pumps, wheelchairs and diabetic shoes, to name a few.

    CHAP's standards for home medical equipment providers include teaching customers to set up and safely operate the equipment.

  • CHAP Private Duty Standards of Excellence

    CLICK TO DOWNLOAD. The CHAP Standards of Excellence are designed for an organization that provides private duty, homemaker/companion, home nursing or personal care in customers’ homes.

    CHAP Private Duty Standards of Excellence are designed for Private duty home care organizations serve the aged, ill or disabled in the comfort of their homes and communities. Their skilled nursing care, personal care assistance, home health aides and homemakers build their services around the needs of patients — on their patients' schedules.

    They may also provide rehabilitative and support services for those with chronic illnesses and special needs, as well as offer in-home monitoring, case management and specialty nursing programs. From grooming to meal preparation, housekeeping to running errands, private duty service providers know how to make the day-to-day “work," so that those they serve can maintain their independence.

    Most important, they offer patients comfortable companionship so that they can safely remain at home.

    These providers need a partner who can help them ensure excellent care and superior business performance.

  • CHAP Pharmacy Standards of Excellence

    CLICK TO DOWNLOAD. The CHAP Standards of Excellence are designed for an organization that provides pharmacy services directly to consumers in any setting, including ancillary or long-term care facilities.

    CHAP Pharmacy Standards of Excellence are designed for pharmacy providers to recommend and dispense safe, reliable and effective medicine and treatments.
    These professionals serve their communities in a variety of settings, including independent, community-based pharmacies; through mail order or online; or within hospitals and long-term care facilities.


    Their services are invaluable within the community. These providers not only fill prescriptions, but also oversee medication management and responses for prescribed medications.

    Pharmacies are integral to the health of a community. They need a partner that is likewise connected to home and community-based health care services.

  • Demystifying the Plan of Correction

    So you need to write a plan of correction? Not to worry, we are here to help! This 30 minute anytime learning module is ready when you are and will give you guidance for completing your organization's plan of correction in LinQ as well as walk through what's next.

    So you need to write a plan of correction, not to worry, we are here to help! This 30 minute anytime learning module is ready when you are and will give you guidance for completing your organizations plans of correction in CHAPLinQ as well as walk through what's next.

    At the conclusion of the online learning the participant will be able to:

    1. Describe the CHAP accreditation process and the importance of writing an effective plan of correction.
    2. Discuss the process for writing a plan of correction.
    3. Define the key elements in writing an effective plan of correction.
    4. Describe the relationship between the monitoring plan and your QAPI program
    5. Discuss the process post submission of the plan of correction.