Complimentary Webinar to Showcase ClearHealth Quality Institute’s Accreditation Programs

This webinar will provide important background information on CHQI’s new accreditation programs.

ClearHealth Quality Institute (CHQI) announces the final webinar of its Fall 2017 Educational Series, entitled CHQI Overview: Improving Quality and Accountability in Health Care Accreditation on December 6, from 12 to 1 p.m. EST. The webinar will feature CHQI leaders and provide an overview of CHQI’s vision to transform health care accreditation and compliance monitoring for health insurers, health benefits administrators, and providers.

To register for this complimentary webinar, click here.

“CHQI is developing several important quality-benchmarking initiatives to promote better clinical outcomes for providers, health plans, and medical management organizations,” notes Garry Carneal, JD, MA, CHQI’s founder. “The webinar will cover several key public policy and business issues associated with telemedicine, mental health parity, and health insurance appeals in addition to providing the latest information on CHQI’s accreditation programs.”

Carneal will moderate the webinar, which will include perspectives from CHQI’s president, Michael Reisman, JD, MA, and Doug Clarke, M.Ed, CHQI’s executive director for accreditation programs.

“Telemedicine covers the entire spectrum of health care from cardiovascular to psychiatric services,” adds Clarke. “CHQI’s approach to developing telemedicine standards reflects the unique modalities of care, recognizing that a ‘one size fits all’ approach does not work. CHQI’s Telemedicine Accreditation Program, endorsed by the American Telemedicine Association, will promote best practices.”

“Access to effective mental health and addiction treatment has never been more important,” states Reisman. “Parity laws requiring health insurers to cover these illnesses the same way they cover physical health care have been on the books for years, but compliance has been problematic. With robust standards developed by a diverse range of health insurance, provider, and consumer representatives, CHQI’s Mental Health Parity Accreditation Program will benefit consumers as well as insurers.” Reisman adds that C-HQI’s Health Insurance Appeals Accreditation Program will…

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