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Sunlight Care LLC awarded CHAP Accreditation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

[Moorestown, NJ] — [June 9 2016] — Community Health Accreditation Partner, Inc., (CHAP) announced today that Sunlight Care LLC has been awarded CHAP Accreditation under the CHAP Private Duty Standards of Excellence.

CHAP Accreditation demonstrates that Sunlight Care LLC meets the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards. The rigorous evaluation by CHAP focuses on structure and function, quality of services and products, human and financial resources and long term viability. Simply stated, adherence to CHAP’s standards leads to better quality care.

“By achieving CHAP Accreditation, Sunlight Care LLC has shown a commitment to excellence,” said Karen Collishaw, CHAP President & CEO. “We are excited to begin our partnership with Sunlight Care LLC by offering support in its commitment to providing quality care and continuous improvement.”

Sunlight Care LLC provides a variety of Private Duty services to patients and their families in New Jersey. Sunlight Care is an authorized Veteran Administration (VA) Provider of Home Care, and is authorized by the New Jersey Board of Nursing to provide Certification Training for Home Health Aides.

CHAP is an independent, not-for-profit, accrediting body for community-based health care organizations. Created in 1965, CHAP was the first to recognize the need and value for accreditation in community-based care. CHAP is the oldest national, community-based accrediting body with more than 9,000 agencies currently accredited nationwide. Through “deeming authority” granted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), CHAP has the regulatory authority to survey agencies providing home health, hospice and home medical equipment services, to determine if they meet the Medicare Conditions of Participation and CMS Quality Standards. CHAP’s purpose is to define and advance the highest standards of community-based care.

For more information about the CHAP Accreditation process, please visit the CHAP website at www.chapinc.org. For additional information on CHAP, please contact Nathan Constable, Senior Manager, Communications and Industry Affairs, at 202.467.1716, or nconstable@chapinc.org.

For additional information, contact Vance Propati at 856-780-4000.

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