CHAP Public Health Standards of Excellence are designed for to providers focus on population-based public health in a community setting. They are part of an interdisciplinary team that specializes in wellness.
Standards for these providers are based on Essential Public Health Services as defined in Public Health In America (Healthy People 2010). The standards are applicable to organizations providing services in a variety of community-based settings including local, municipal, regional, state and tribal.
Through our accreditation process, CHAP helps these providers understand and meet those standards.
Our combined focus on public health and CHAP Core Standards ensures that providers in this field will be compliant with all local, state, federal and industry regulatory requirements, paving the way for better care and better business performance.