BHCOE Standard 201

Standards for Effective Applied Behavior Analysis Organizations

Title of Standard: Standards for Effective Applied Behavior Analysis Organizations​

Abstract: These standards focus on areas needed to deliver and sustain high-quality services, manage treatment costs, and reduce risk and liability. The standards address the following areas: Ethics, Integrity, & Professionalism, General Requirements & Liability, Recruiting, Hiring & Retention, Clinical Documentation, Patient Intake, Service Delivery, Collaboration & Coordination of Care, Health, Safety & Emergency Preparedness, Media, Communication & Representation, HIPAA & Compliance, and Diversity.

Project Need: To date, there are no industry-wide standards for organizations that provide Applied Behavior Analysis therapy. These standards and guidelines focus on areas needed to deliver and sustain high-quality services, manage treatment costs, and reduce risk and liability.

Note: The currently proposed standard was open for its first round of public commentary from July 3, 2020, and remained open for 45 days. The commission will be meeting to discuss all commentary. 

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Commission Activities:

The BHCOE Commission will meet to discuss public commentary from the first-round draft of the standards on the following dates:

Note: The currently proposed standard was open for public comment on July 3, 2020 and remained open for a period of 45 days.

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