DMEPOS Virtual Accreditation Intensive & Consultant Training

Includes Multiple Live Events. The next is on 09/27/2023 at 10:00 AM (EDT)

This session is intended for all CHAP DMEPOS accredited agencies or those who wish to learn about CHAP Standards of Excellence for DMEPOS. This one-and-a-half-day workshop will provide an overview of the CHAP standards for DMEPOS, the most frequent citations in each area, and tips to deal with these challenges. An additional recorded component related to Custom Fabricated and Custom Fitted Orthoses, Prosthetic Devices, External Breast Protheses, Therapeutic Shoes and Inserts, and their Accessories and Supplies; Custom-Made Somatic, Ocular and Facial Prostheses will be available for those who it pertains to.

This is an interactive and engaging virtual learning opportunity!


The attendee will be educated on:

  • The format of the DMEPOS Standards of Excellence
  • An overview of the Standards in each of the 8 Key Performance Areas
  • The top deficiencies in each the 8 Key Performance Areas
  • Tips for Success to handle the top deficiencies
  • Engagement activities to reinforce knowledge

Outcomes – This program has been approved for 7.5 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425, N. MacArthur Blvd, Suite 100, Irving TX 75063. Course # 190570000

CHAP Certified Consultants – completion of this DMEPOS Accreditation Intensive Workshop and the DMEPOS Consultant Certification Test with a passing score (80% min) will allow the consultant to include DMEPOS consulting to their CHAP consultant page.

Live Virtual Event:

  • Wednesday, September 27, 10:00-5:00 Eastern Time
  • Thursday, September 28, 10:00-2:45 pm Eastern Time


  • Bobbie Warner RN, BSN CFE Senior Program Manager
  • Shannon Dorsey–Dunlap MBA, LRTR, NHA CHAP Director of Accreditation


  • CHAP Partner Early Bird:  $349 (current customer or consultant)
  • Non-CHAP Partner Early Bird: $399
  • Price increases to $499 on 09/09/23

Bobbie Warner BSN, RN

Senior Program Manager, CHAP CFE

Community Health Accreditation Partner

Bobbie Warner found her calling in community-based nursing over 25 years ago after working various roles in direct patient care and administrative positions in Home Health, Hospice, and Private Duty.

Warner began her career at CHAP more than 12 years ago. She began as a Site Visitor, then as a Senior Accreditation Manager and was promptly promoted to Director of Accreditation, and finally landed as Director of Education in 2020. 

She is responsible for the development of educational content as well as facilitation of workshops and training. Warner is an expert facilitator and is especially knowledgeable on the topic of quality improvement, emergency planning, compliance with the CMS Conditions on Participation and the CHAP survey process.

Shannon Dorsey-Dunlap

CHAP Director of Accreditation

Community Health Accreditation Partner

Shannon Dorsey-Dunlap is a healthcare professional with 29 years of experience. She is a licensed, registered Respiratory Therapist and a licensed Nursing Home Administrator, with a Masters of Business Administration.

Prior to joining CHAP, Shannon dedicated her career to the Home Health, Skilled Nursing, and DME (Durable Medical Equipment) industries. During this time, she held leadership positions including Administrator, Vice President of Compliance and Risk Management, Vice President of Operations, General Manager, and Regional Quality Improvement Manager.  She has also served as a field surveyor for The Joint Commission.

While serving in a compliance role, Shannon obtained multiple certifications including:  HealthCare Compliance (CHC), Corporate Compliance and Ethics (CCEP), Healthcare Privacy Compliance (CHPC), and Home Care Specialist Compliance (HCS-C).  

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