The Commission on Accreditation for Home Care (CAHC) Board of Trustees stands proud to welcome private pay representatives Larry Aronson and Adam Blecker to their Board.
Larry Aronson is the Owner of Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange and Adam Blecker is the Vice-President / Co-Founder of Seniors in Place in Springfield. Adam also serves as President of the Home Health Services Association of New Jersey (HHSA).
“We are so pleased to have Larry and Adam join the CAHC Board. They bring a needed private pay agency perspective to our Board. We look forward to their support and insights as we navigate the ever evolving NJ home care landscape with our partner agencies”, said Don Winant, CAHC’s Executive Director.
Having just celebrated our 30th Anniversary, CAHC is the oldest and largest New Jersey based Home Care Accrediting Body. As a non-profit, CAHC has a Board of Trustees consisting of 7 New Jersey home health care providers and 4 accomplished New Jersey business executives and professionals.
CAHC’s experience is unparalleled with knowledge on New Jersey’s home health care landscape, its unique best practices, its regulations and governance as well as the challenges faced by our home health care service providers regardless of their sources of income or client markets served.
For more information, call us at 201-880-9135 or visit www.cahcnj.org
These workshops are recommended for agencies wanting to learn more about CAHC accreditation. The sessions are targeted to start ups and companies already providing service to clients that are now considering accreditation. You will learn about the CAHC standards and process. We know New Jersey home care so come prepared with your questions. For more information or to register contact email@example.com or call 201-880-9135.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 @ 9:30 -11:30 a.m. Saddle Brook, NJ
Thursday, May 11, 2017 @ 10:00 -12:00 p.m. Hammonton, NJ
Monday, May 15, 2017 @ 10:00 -12:00 p.m. Toms River, NJ
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 @ 1:00 -3:00 p.m. Saddle Brook, NJ
CAHC is pleased to announce that Tara Werner has joined our staff in the role of Director of Education and Marketing.
Tara brings to CAHC some outstanding talents and experiences in home health care, communications and marketing.
Having worked for Visiting Homemaker Service of Hudson County in Jersey City for the past 6 years, Tara’s expertise in the home health care environment is exceptional. She knows our home health industry, its challenges, its landscape and its stakeholders.
Possessing extraordinary inter-personal abilities, Tara is passionate about networking and marketing. Skilled in social media and newsletters, all of us can expect to see great things regarding accreditation and home health care tips as well as items of interest among our state’s home health care providers
Tara’s addition to our staff will enable CAHC to take our “Introduction to Accreditation” and “Standards Overview” courses, additional educational workshops, marketing campaigns and networking opportunities across our entire state to make your partnership with CAHC more convenient.
Tara’s email address is Tara@cahcnj.org or she can be reached at 201-880-9135.
CAHC recognizes that there is a market for consultants who can assist New Jersey’s home health care service firms with guidance through their CAHC accreditation process.
To receive our most current list of consultants who have achieved the necessary credentials to be awarded CAHC accreditation proficiency, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 201-880-9135.
CAHC recognizes that there is a market for consultants who can assist health care service firms registered in New Jersey satisfactorily negotiate the accreditation process. Agencies often call our office asking for recommendations of someone they can contact. For that reason we have developed criteria that individuals would need to complete in order to be considered proficient by CAHC as a consultant.
The following workshops total 17 hours of classroom training and attendance is required:
Overview of Standards – 3 hours
HR Intensive Review – Standard VI – 2 hours
The Role of the RN in Accreditation – 3 hours
Performance Quality Improvement – 2 hours
Preparing Your CAHC Application for Submission – 2 hours
Preparing for Your CAHC Survey – 2 hours
Avoiding Common Survey Deficiencies – 3 hours
Following completion of the workshops the potential consultant would be interviewed by the CAHC Director of Accreditation. Once approved the individual would be acknowledged by CAHC and listed on the organization’s website.
For more information, a proficient consultant application or for a list of scheduled workshops, contact Marita Drivanos, CAHC Director of Accreditation, by email at email@example.com, or call 201-880-9135.
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CAHC is looking for experienced home care nurses for per diem surveyor positions throughout New Jersey. Qualifications:
- Current New Jersey Board of Nursing RN license in good standing
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing or equivalent preferred
- Minimum 3 years home care/community health experience
- Familiarity with accreditation process and standards
- Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills
- Excellent written/verbal communication skills
- Must be knowledgable in Word and Outlook
If interested, please send your resume to Marita Drivanos, Director of Accreditation, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 201-880-9135 for more information.
CAHC is an equal opportunity employer.