Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities


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Com·mis·sion on Ac·cred·i·ta·tion of Re·ha·bil·i·ta·tion Fa·cil·i·ties

(C.A.R.F.) (kŏ-mish'ŏn ă-kred'i-tā'shŭn rē'hă-bil'i-tā'shŭn fă-sil'i-tēz)
A voluntary association dedicated to maintaining standards for rehabilitation facilities.
See also: accreditation
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For example, the Cleveland Society for the Blind, after dropping its relationship with NAC, sought and obtained accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).
ASPD encouraged the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), State and other vocational rehabilitation agencies to develop accreditation and certification standards for service programs offered through rehabilitation facilities.
The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), which has stringent guidelines, certified the programs.
NASDAQ: RSCR), the nation's leading provider of residential, training, education and support services for people with developmental and other disabilities, youth with special needs, and adults with barriers to employment, today announced that the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) has awarded a three-year accreditation to Community Alternatives Illinois North and South, which provides residential, community and personal and social services to people with developmental and other disabilities.
The COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION OF REHABILITATION Facilities (CARD recently published its first standards manual for assisted living.
Though Federal officials have repeatedly questioned this, providers and professionals throughout the United States and across licensing lines are in fact making an effort to meet subacute standards established by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations - criteria that include, for example, particular attention to interdisciplinary skills, quality and outcomes data collection.
A direct outcome of this endeavor was the Standards Committee which formulated standards ultimately adopted by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).
NASDAQ: RSCR), the nation's leading provider of residential, training, education and support services for people with developmental and other disabilities, youth with special needs and adults with barriers to employment, today announced that the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) has awarded a three-year accreditation to Normal Life of Terre Haute, which provides residential, community and personal and social services to people with developmental and other disabilities.
Not only are outcome data being demanded by the market, they are also being demanded by accreditors, including the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
Pinecrest Rehabilitation Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).
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