Ambulatory Health Care

Question Description

I’m trying to study for my Health & Medical course and I need some help to understand this question.

  • Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC),
  • American Osteopathic Association (AOA),
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF),
  • Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP),
  • The Joint Commission,
  • National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), and
  • National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC).

In a minimum of two pages, describe the health information management accrediting organization that you have selected. Your paper should include the following items:

  • an introduction that includes the purpose of the organization;
  • the field of health care upon which they focus;
  • an overview of requirements to be met to meet the accrediting standards;
  • programs that they may offer;
  • differences from other health accrediting organizations;
  • legislation, if any, guiding their efforts; and
  • the reason this organization is, or could be, of interest to you in your professional endeavors.

Your paper should be a minimum of two pages in length, plus a title page and a reference page. Be sure to include a minimum of two sources. Use APA formatting.