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Community Health Accreditation Program

Independent, nonprofit, accrediting body for community-based health care organizations. The purpose is to define and advance the highest quality of community-based care. 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. 

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