PRESS RELEASE | August 30, 2023

LeadingAge Reax: CMS-Commissioned Abt Nursing Home Staffing Study Findings

Contact: Lisa Sanders 202-508-9407

“Staffing ratios are not the answer; CMS needs a new approach to achieving consistent, quality care in nursing homes—and it must begin with meaningful solutions to the workforce crisis.”
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