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CARF

 
Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.

CARF

abbreviation for Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.

CARF

Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.
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Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and now known as CARF, the accrediting body establishes consumer-focused standards to help organizations measure and improve the quality of their programs and service.
The CARF accreditation decision represents the highest level of accreditation that can be awarded to an organization and shows the organization's substantial conformance to the CARF standards.
CARF accreditation is a process that begins with a rigorous assessment and might take up to a year from initiation.
CARF has a strong reputation for its sophisticated use of technology and its highly effective business practices.
The author suggests that the rigorous CARF accreditation process could take about this long from initiation.
Prior to its acquisition by CARF, it operated as a division of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, according to AAHSA spokesman Bruce Rosenthal.
Boon, PhD, president and CEO of CARE, added, "Aging-services and other human-services providers that are currently accredited by CCAC and CARF will see increased value of their accreditations as a result of the merger.
The series, which will start in mid-March with audio conferences held approximately every two weeks until mid-August, will focus on the value of accreditation, how to prepare for the CARF survey, how to complete the survey application, and how to use the results to improve services.
1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CARF International announced that West Ridge Academy has been awarded a three-year accreditation for its adolescent residential, counseling, day treatment and intensive family based services.
CARF has introduced uSPEQ(pronounced you speak), a confidential, anonymous, and scientifically tested consumer reporting system.
Two accreditation bodies, the Continuing Care Accreditation Commission (CCAC) and CARF, recently announced a cooperative accreditation agreement for the assisted living, adult day, or health enhancement services components of organizations providing a continuum of long term care.
PHILADELPHIA -- Following an in-depth, comprehensive survey and inspection of all operations, CARF announced that MossRehab (a part of Albert Einstein Healthcare Network) has been accredited for a period of three years for 15 of its programs - the most CARF-accredited programs than any other facility listed in the U.