In this Whiteboard Session ACHC’s CEO, José Domingos, discusses the results from the 2013 Needs Assessment Survey. The data collected consisted of more than 2,000 respondents, including new and existing customers. ACHC identified three common trends among the responses:
Important information about the federal government shutdown can be found at http://ow.ly/pCtN4
With the collective eyes of the nation focused on the federal government during this shutdown, ACHC wants to reassure our customers that this does not delay scheduling of on-site surveys, awarding non-deemed accreditation, or submitting our findings and recommendations for deemed status to the CMS Regional Offices. Agencies with deemed status who are due for renewal during the shutdown will not be affected; those facilities with a CCN are still able to bill Medicare.
Behavioral Health Home Care (BHHC) is an extension of Home Health services. It integrates behavioral health interventions into home care services for patients whose mental illness, substance abuse, intellectual/developmental disabilities make it difficult, or otherwise prevent them from receiving care outside of their homes. Click here