1. Ensuring Accuracy of Staffing Ratings in Nursing Home Care Compare

    ... new staffing measures into ratings on the Five Star Quality Rating System. The six new measures, first ... in the staffing domain rating, which impacts the overall star rating. More information on these measures is available ... to double-check data submissions through the use of 5 key reports in the Certification and Survey Provider ...

    August
    05, 2022
    Regulation
    BY
    Jodi Eyigor
  2. Home-Cooked Marketing: Making Your Dining Options Sizzle

    ... living community located in Atlantic Beach, FL, with 5-star dining options, promotes a visit to their restaurant as ... living community located in Atlantic Beach, FL, with 5-star dining options, promotes a visit to their restaurant ...

    September
    13, 2015
    Corporate Partners
  3. Health Disparities Highlighted by COVID-19 Data

    ... homes. Most studies found no correlation between Five-Star Ratings and likelihood of COVID-19 infections/outbreaks ... two state-specific studies did find that four and five star homes were likely to have fewer cases of COVID-19. One ... nursing homes, they did not find a correlation with Five-Star Quality Ratings, prior infection control violations, ...

    June
    24, 2020
    Regulation
    BY
    Jill Schumann
  4. Buildings Old and New Go Green With Cost Savings

    ... for new buildings; double-paned windows, Energy Star appliances, gas-fired boilers, low flow-toilets and ... on investment. Insulation/air sealing upgrades pay back in 5 years (20% return on investment), while also improving ... on investment. Insulation/air sealing upgrades pay back in 5 years (20% return on investment), while also improving ...

    January
    17, 2016
    BY
    Jane Sherwin
  5. What Are Consumers Saying About You on Yelp?

    ... Smaller providers will eventually be included in 4 or 5 regional senior living studies. In a second article The New ... nursing home reviews is due, in part, to the fact that the 5-star rating system managed by the Centers for Medicare & ...

    May
    31, 2018
    Members
  6. Nursing Home Regulatory Developments

    ... be in compliance for all of calendar year 2018. On March 5, CMS announced that the April 2019 Nursing Home Compare update will lift the Five  Star freeze and make some major changes in the Five Star process. Changes will include revisions to the ...

    March
    05, 2019
    Regulation
    BY
    Janine Finck-Boyle
  7. Why Post-Acute Care Providers Should Prepare for CJR

    ... was above the target). Gainsharing opportunity ranges from 5 percent to 20 percent of the target, and risk potential is ...   and   Nursing Home Compare Hospitals will look at star ratings, including survey compliance, quality and ... was above the target). Gainsharing opportunity ranges from 5 percent to 20 percent of the target, and risk potential is ...

    March
    22, 2016
    Corporate Partners
  8. LeadingAge Comments on CMS Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Demonstration

    ... both patient and provider characteristics.   Ensuring the 5-Star Nursing Home rating system is not used to determine ... be best able to manage joint replacement patients. The 5-Star system contains only 1 measure, on pain management, ...

    July
    10, 2015
    Members
    BY
    Jill Sumner
  9. Serving Veterans an Honor for Providers

    ... about 600 from World War II, 1,200 from Korea and 5,100 from the Vietnam era, although the period of service is ... awards and decorations are numerous, including the Silver Star and three Bronze Stars. Kerker is a very humble man and ... building a new facility that could withstand a category-5 hurricane. The first program floor in the new building is ...

    May
    23, 2013
    BY
    Debra Wood, R.N.
  10. LeadingAge Need to Know: Monday, June 29, 2020

    ... Renters Severely Cost Burdened CMS Announces Changes to 5-Star Rating System; End of Staffing Submission Waiver Life ...

    June
    29, 2020
    Members

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