Peoplescare Home Health Awarded CHAP Accreditation

People's Care Home Health Services has just been duly accredited by CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program).

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“We are very pleased that People's Care Home Health chose accreditation through CHAP,” ~ Terry A. Duncombe, CHAP President and CEO.

California, Chino Hills (PRWEB) January 31, 2014

Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc., (CHAP) announced today that People's Care Home Health, Inc. has been granted accreditation in recognition of achieving the Standards of Excellence. This is the first year CHAP accreditation has been awarded to People's Care Home Health, Inc. with an accreditation period of December 28, 2013 thru December 27, 2016.

CHAP accreditation demonstrates that People's Care Home Health, Inc. meets the industry's highest nationally recognized standards. Rigorous evaluation by CHAP focuses on structure and function, quality of services and products, human and financial resources, and long term viability.

“We are very pleased that People's Care Home Health chose accreditation through CHAP,” said Terry A. Duncombe, CHAP President and CEO. “ Voluntarily selecting to achieve CHAP accreditation and meeting our high standards of excellence demonstrates Peoples Care's commitment to quality. CHAP is delighted to work with their entire team through the ongoing process of quality improvement.”

People's Care Home Health, Inc. provides a variety of services to patients and their families in the Counties of San Bernardino, Riverside, Orange and Los Angeles and surrounding areas.

The Vision of People’s Care Home Health is to make a POSITIVE difference in the lives of our patients and their families, thus a provider of choice for home health care needs, guided by a tradition of personal, clinical and technological excellence.

The Mission of People’s Care Home Health is to ensure that we have qualified & satisfied personnel, who have the competence and commitment to provide the highest quality of patient care with compassion, respect, and consideration for each person, with the belief that serving excellent patient care in the community defines a successful organization.

CHAP is an independent, not-for-profit, accrediting body for community-based health care organizations. Created in 1965, CHAP was the first to recognize the need and value for accreditation in community-based care. CHAP is the oldest national, community-based accrediting body with more than 5,000 agencies currently accredited nationwide.

Through “deeming authority”granted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), CHAP has the regulatory authority to survey agencies providing home health, hospice, and home medical equipment services, to determine if they meet the Medicare Conditions of Participation and CMS Quality Standards. CHAP’s purpose is to define and advance the highest standards of community-based care.

For more information about the CHAP accreditation process, please visit the CHAP Website at http://www.chapinc.org.

For additional information on CHAP, please contact Michael Grogan, Director of Business Development, at 202.862.3413 or mgrogan(at)chapinc(dot)org.

For additional information on People's Care Home Health, contact Cheryl Labang, Director Administrator at (909) 295-6400 or visit their website at http://www.peoplescarehh.com.


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