[Indianapolis, IN Aug 13, 2020] — Community Health Accreditation Partner, Inc., (CHAP) announced today that Home Services Unlimited has once again been awarded CHAP Accreditation under the CHAP [Service(s) for which accreditation received] Standards of Excellence.
CHAP Accreditation demonstrates that Home Services Unlimited meets the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards. The rigorous evaluation by CHAP focuses on structure and function, quality of services and products, human and financial resources, and long-term viability. Adherence to CHAP’s standards leads to better quality care and better business performance.
“By achieving CHAP Accreditation, Home Services Unlimited has shown a commitment to excellence,” said Barbara McCann, CHAP President & CEO. “We are excited to continue our partnership with [Organization] by offering support in its commitment to providing quality care and continuous improvement.”
Home Services Unlimited provides a variety of Home Health services to patients and their families in Indianapolis and surrounding areas. Services include skilled nursing, physical, occupational, and speech therapy, and home health aide services, along with transitional care management, telehealth, and remote patient monitoring.
CHAP is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body for home and community-based health care organizations. Created in 1965, CHAP was the first to recognize the need and value for accreditation in home and community-based care with more than 5,000 organizations currently accredited nationwide. Through “deeming” authority granted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), CHAP is a nationally approved accrediting organization who retains authority to survey agencies providing home health, hospice, pharmacy, infusion therapy nursing and home medical equipment services, to determine if they meet the Medicare Conditions of Participation and CMS Quality Standards. CHAP’s mission is to define, verify, and advance the highest quality of home and community-based care through its standards, accreditation, education, and research.