National standards for information and referral services.

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    Other titlesStandards for information and referral services.
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AIRS is the international voice of Information and Referral (I&R), the driving force behind the delivery of high quality I&R services, and the sole source for standards, accreditations and certifications for the community information and referral sector.

As a professional association comprising of individuals and organizations, we invite you to learn more about AIRS and to join. Additional Physical Format: Online version: National standards for information & referral.

Alexandria, Va.: United Way of America, © (OCoLC) The Standards are the foundation of I&R service delivery and the prime benchmark of quality I&R. There are 27 Standards, covering every facet of an I&R operation. The AIRS Standards and Quality Indicators for Professional Information and Referral are available for free to everyone passionate about quality I&R.

The Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS) is an association of information and referral service providers committed to improving access to human services. AIRS also develops professional standards for information and referral, along with accreditation, certification, training and other support.

Joint Commission standards are the basis of an objective evaluation process that can help health care organizations measure, assess and improve performance. The standards focus on important patient, individual, or resident care and organization functions that are essential to providing safe, high quality care.

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book. Note that CLASS allows for the recording of referrals as part of any service type including the Ongoing Services, and these are currently being counted in NPA reports.

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Definition: Referral for health care/supportive services is the act of directing a patient to a service in person or in writing, by telephone, or through another type of communication. These services are provided outside of an outpatient/ambulatory medical care, medical CaseFile Size: 90KB.

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What is Information and Referral. The information and referral (I&R) process helps match people with is called an enquiry service. Certified Information and Referral Specialists (trained staff or volunteers) act as intermediaries – or system navigators - who match clients/callers with the necessary combination of human services that will address the individual’s needs.

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The provider or appropriate care team member discusses the referral with the patient and completes the referral in accordance with CCC’s internal referral protocols, which includes pertinent information about the patient’s medical condition, reason for referral, the provider’s assessment and the request for treatment / services.

Caring for Our Children, (CFOC) is a collection of national standards that represent the best practices, based on evidence, expertise, and experience, for quality health and safety policies and practices for today's early care and education settings. CFOC Online Standards Database.

(Most up-to-date source) Search the CFOC Online Standards. ICGP Guidelines for Palliative Care Referrals Using the National Referral Form. When completing the referral form to a palliative care service the following additional specific information is required to ensure it is dealt with most efficiently.

Priority of Referrals Urgent referral: You feel the patient needs review within 48 hours. CIL-NET is happy to announce an encore presentation of one of our most popular webinars. Get to the Core of It: Information & Referral is an essential training for CIL staff responsible for information and referral and consumer intake.

Our presenters breathe life into a topic many of us take for granted.The RACGP Standards for general practices (4th edition) (the Standards) provide a template for quality care and risk management in Australian general practice.

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