2020 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Home Care (CAMHC)
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2020 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Home Care (CAMHC Hard Copy)

ISBN# 9781635851274

Best-selling manual with everything your organization needs for continuous compliance.

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Release Date: December 15, 2019. Binder. 980 pages.

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Product Description

Product Description

Get the official Joint Commission standards and other accreditation requirements in the 2020 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Home Care (CAMHC). A portable, updatable 3-ring binder includes color-coded tabs that allow you to find exactly what you need for standards compliance when you need it.

Key Topics:

  • "Gold tab" accreditation requirements including the standards, National Patient Safety Goals, and Accreditation Participation Requirements effective January 1, 2020
  • "Blue tab" accreditation process information about Joint Commission policies and procedures and practical survey preparation information on the Early Survey Policy, documentation requirements, standards applicability, and more
  • Keys to successfully using the manual for survey preparedness

Key Features:

  • Integrated regulatory requirements for home health and hospice deemed status
  • Documentation checklists
  • Icons to help navigate documentation requirements as well as risk areas
  • "What's New" summary of changes made since the last edition
  • Color-coded blue and gold tabs allow you to find exactly what you need when you need it
  • Easily updated with the CAMHC Update Service

Standards: Any new or revised home care standard effective July 1 or January 1

Setting: Organizations accredited under the Home Care Accreditation Program, including those that provide home health services, personal care and support services, pharmacy services including infusion services and/or mail order and specialty pharmacies, long term care pharmacies and freestanding infusion centers, durable medical equipment services, and hospice services

Key Audience: Staff responsible for accreditation, compliance, patient safety, or quality improvement 

To keep your hard copy 2020 CAMHC up to date, you need the 2020 Update Service. For the most up-to-date standards throughout 2020, access your E-dition on your Joint Commission ConnectTM extranet site or consider purchasing the E-dition Home Care version. 

If you're looking for the readability of a hard copy manual and the accessibility of digital access consider our brand new offering, 2020 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Home Care (PDF Manual). Choose E-Book or Site License in the drop down menu at Book Format above.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Introduction: How The Joint Commission Can Help You Move Toward High Reliability (INTRO)
Patient Safety Systems (PS)
Accreditation Requirements
Accreditation Participation Requirements (APR)
Environment of Care (EC) 
Emergency Management (EM)
Equipment Management (EQ)
Human Resources (HR)
Infection Prevention and Control (IC) 
Information Management (IM) 
Leadership (LD) 
Life Safety (LS) 
Medication Compounding (MC)
Medication Management (MM)
National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG) 
Provision of Care, Treatment, and Services (PC) 
Performance Improvement (PI)Record of Care, Treatment, and Services (RC) 
Rights and Responsibilities of the Individual (RI)
Waived Testing (WT)
Accreditation Process Information
The Accreditation Process (ACC)
Standards Applicability Grid (SAG)
Sentinel Events (SE) 
The Joint Commission Quality Report (QR)
Required Written Documentation (RWD)
Early Survey Policy (ESP)
Community-Based Palliative Care Certification (CBPC)
Appendix A: Medicare Requirements for Hospice (AXA)
Glossary (GL) 
Index (IX)
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