Behavioral Health Resources, LLC 
Teamwork for Newsletter  

A newsletter about consulting for CARF-accredited organizations

November  2014
In This Issue
Primary Source Verification
CARF Consulting in Canada
Relocation of BHR Offices
CARF Accreditation for BHR

CARF Accreditation

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(402) 486-1101 


7441 O Street, Suite 107

Lincoln, Nebraska 68510 USA


Brenda Rohren, President




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Primary Source Verification         
CARF Standard 1.I.2.a(b)  -- 
This standard in the Human Resources section of the 2014 BH/CYS/OTP Standards Manuals states that organization should implement written procedures to obtain primary source verification for all credentials of personnel including licensure. 
Copies of licenses, credentials, college transcript, etc. provided by the applicant do NOT meet the primary source verification requirement.
What is primary source verification?  How can your organization demonstrate conformance to this standard?  Read more  . . .
CARF Consulting in Canada
This year we expanded our consulting services for CARF  accreditation to include Canada.  Services can be provided remotely or on-site.  To read the testimonial from our newest international customer, click here.

Relocation of BHR Offices  


In July 2014 we relocated our offices to the Corporate Centre at 74th & O Streets in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA.   


Click here for a map of our new location.


CARF Accreditation for BHR, LLC
We've been busy this year preparing our outpatient programs for CARF accreditation.  The on-site survey was held on October 29-31, 2014.  We received the optimal outcome of a Three-Year accreditation for the following programs:
  • Integrated Outpatient Treatment (AOD/MH) for Children/ Adolescents
  • Integrated Outpatient Treatment (AOD/MH) for Adults
For more information, click here.
Ribbon Cutting & Open House
Please join us for a Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting and open house to be held on Tuesday, December 16.  The ribbon cutting will begin at 3:00 p.m. and the open house from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.  These events are scheduled to celebrate the following accomplishments:
  • Three years of business operations
  • Relocation of BHR offices
  • CARF Accreditation for outpatient programs
For more information, contact Brenda at (402) 486-1101. 
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