Panelists Will Discuss the History of Telemedicine Accreditation, the Process for Standards Development,
and the Benefits of Telemedicine Accreditation
Annapolis, MD / May 15, 2018 – ClearHealth Quality InstituteTM (CHQI), an independent health care accrediting body, will hold a complimentary webinar on May 17, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. EDT titled, “Quality Matters: Telemedicine Accreditation as a Catalyst for Improving Clinical, Operational, and Patient Outcomes”.
The CHQI Telemedicine Accreditation Program (TAP), developed in partnership with the American Telemedicine Association, offers a comprehensive framework for evaluating the safety, efficacy, and quality of telemedicine services and programs.
In this webinar, several CHQI Telemedicine Standards Committee Members will discuss “use cases” and best practices that helped inform the development of the new Telemedicine Accreditation Program Standards and Guide, v 2. The panelists also will discuss the current CHQI requirements for measuring outcomes and the opportunity to develop the next generation of CHQI outcomes-focused standards in conjunction with the recent National Quality Forum recommendations.
CHQI’s one-hour webinars bring together recognized experts for virtual sessions on a variety of telemedicine-related topics. All webinars will take place from 1 – 2 p.m. EDT.
The recently launched CHQI Telemedicine Accreditation Program (TAP) is the only telemedicine accreditation program recognized by the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). The program is now accepting applicants and the TAP Standards and Guide, version 2.0 is now available at www.CHQI.com.
CHQI educational sessions can also be customized to meet the unique needs of any organization. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (410) 756-1300.
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About ClearHealth Quality Institute™ (CHQI)
Founded upon the principles of accountability, integrity, and quality, ClearHealth Quality Institute’s (CHQI) goal is to create innovative accreditation programs and compliance solutions that improve the health insurance and provider systems of care. CHQI’s Telemedicine Accreditation Program and Mental Health Parity/Substance Use Disorder Accreditation Program collectively accredit the nation’s leading health plans, health systems, and telemedicine organizations. CHQI is governed by an independent board and committee system, which is open to a wide range of volunteer members to ensure transparency and accountability. To learn more about CHQI, please contact (410) 756-1300, info@CHQI.com, or visit www.chqi.com.