CARF International marks its 50th anniversary of business on September
27, 2016. CARF was incorporated in 1966 to create a private
standards-application mechanism for the medical and vocational rehabilitation
fields in North America. Over the ensuing 50 years, CARF expanded to serve a
wider health and human service continuum globally, including aging services,
behavioral health, child and youth services, and opioid treatment. Today, CARF
has five offices in three countries and accredits more than 50,000 individual
programs around the globe.
9/27/2016 8:40:00 AM
CARF International has announced the release of a complimentary resource for health and human service providers titled Quality Practice Notice on Suicide Prevention. This resource is applicable for providers serving a wide range of populations and age groups. Its release was timed to coincide with Suicide Prevention Month.
9/16/2016 12:10:00 PM
Addressing the recent trend toward integration of business and service delivery models within the health and human services field, CARF International has released a new standards manual supplement for networks that is available for use in combination with all CARF standards manuals beginning in standards manual year 2016, effective July 1, 2016.
5/31/2016 9:10:00 AM