1. July 2020 Media Coverage & News

    ... insufficient’ pandemic response (7/30/20) Skilled Nursing News , HHS Boosts Initial Nursing Home Testing Shipment by 400, Promises ‘Affirmative ... Providers (7/30/20) Home Health Care News , Dombi: Regulatory Flexibilities Mean More Competition for Home ...

    31, 2020
  2. April 2022 Media Coverage & News

    ... toll could spur a long-deferred transformation of nursing home care  (4/28/22) McKnight's Senior Living,  Stricter ... reporting  (4/25/22) Skilled Nursing News,  SNFs Face Regulatory Challenges as Revenue, Occupancy May Bring ...

    28, 2022
  3. Nursing Home Roundup: 2 Rules and a Senate Hearing

    Nursing homes were in the news this summer when the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued 2 nursing home-related rules, and the Senate held a hearing on ... rule, entitled Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities: Regulatory Provisions to Promote Efficiency and Transparency ...

    20, 2019
  4. Regulatory Roundup 2.0

    Filter by Topic: COVID · Housing · Home and Community · Nursing Home · Workforce · (show all) ... 9/20/2018 Propsed rule: Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Regulatory Provisions To Promote Program Efficiency, ...

    18, 2019
  5. Nursing Homes

    ... and supports. Promote a positive vision of the future of nursing homes as an integral part of the continuum of care. ... Advance a quality measurement system underlying the regulatory process that truly reflects quality care and ... health services to help compassion fatigue of nursing home staff Ensure members have the resources needed to ...

    02, 2020
  6. Nursing Home Quarterly OSCAR Reports Now Available

    ... Quarterly Reports Table of Contents List of federal regulatory groups for long-term care organizations 2018 OSCAR ... 2: Tables 1-16 Quarter 1: Tables 1-16 The reports can help nursing home members identify areas of strength and weakness in the ...

    03, 2017
  7. CMS Presents Skilled Nursing Regulatory Update

    ... (GDR) F641 Accurate Assessment Skin assessments, nursing assessments F550 Resident Rights Dignity during the ... changes to the Five Star Quality Rating System on Nursing Home Compare effective April 24, 2019 and provided rationale ... in policy processes. CMS Presents Skilled Nursing Regulatory Update ...

    26, 2019
  8. Disappointing Developments in the 2020 Home Health Proposed Rule

    ... phase-out of the request for anticipated payment (RAP), regulatory changes that related to therapy assistants and ... maintenance therapy provision, as well as updates to the Home Health Quality Reporting Program (HH QRP), Home Health ... assistants to provide maintenance therapy in a skilled nursing facility, but not in the home health setting. CMS ...

    17, 2019
  9. Nursing Homes: Need for a New Paradigm

    Recent regulatory and financial developments: The Centers for ... icon, which beginning on October 23 will be posted on the Nursing Home Compare profile of nursing homes where abuse has been ...

    22, 2019
  10. The Leaders Within: Providers Make the Most of Talent Already in the Fold

    ... efforts can prove successful, as found at Florence Home Healthcare Center , one of the communities managed by ... nurse. Holaday has found that while nurses come out of nursing school clinically able to care for patients, few are ... of personal care. One day a week, they deal with regulatory compliance, documentation and problem solving. The ...

    12, 2014
    Debra Wood, R.N.