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Eyegaze Inc. awarded CHAP Accreditation

Fairfax, Virginia — 5/3/2021 — Community Health Accreditation Partner, Inc., (CHAP) announced today that Eyegaze Inc. has been awarded CHAP Accreditation under the CHAP Home Medical Equipment Standards of Excellence.

CHAP Accreditation demonstrates that Eyegaze Inc. 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, Eyegaze Inc. has shown a commitment to excellence,” said Nathan DeGodt, CHAP President & CEO. “We are excited to begin our partnership with Eyegaze Inc. by offering support in its commitment to providing quality care and continuous improvement.”

Eyegaze Inc. provides eye tracking hardware and software solutions to patients and their families both nationally and internationally. For more than 33 years, Eyegaze Inc. has focused on creating the most adaptive and reliable eye tracker in the world. It’s highly sought out for in the AAC community for its capability to accommodate a-typical eye conditions, unparalleled accuracy, and superior customer service.

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 Teresa Harbour, Senior Vice President, Accreditation, at 202.467.1701, or teresa.harbour@chapinc.org.

For additional information, contact Jeramey Kwan at 703-385-8800.

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