This Home Health Policy and Procedure Manual is customized specifically for agencies with The Joint Commission (TJC) accreditation and meets the requirements of the new Conditions of Participation (effective 1/13/2018). Published by QIRT, the manual provides agencies with a foundation on which to build an actionable document customized to an agency’s needs that can be amended over time to ensure continued compliance.
Agencies that purchase this manual will work with QIRT consultants to modify the document to reflect policies and procedures unique to the organization.
*Contact QIRT for customization information: ContactUs@QIRT.com
This policy and procedure manual represents basic policies and procedures that must be followed due to federal regulations. Other policies and procedures are included in this manual as best practices that home care agencies should follow.
It is the responsibility of the agency to work with the QIRT Clinical Department as they customize these policies and procedures to the agency’s operations while ensuring that the regulations and standards are met. It is also the responsibility of the agency to ensure these policies and procedures are communicated and followed by all staff and contractors.