Nursing Home

Survey, Certification and Operations

We at LeadingAge advocate for a healthy, ethical and affordable oversight system for the nation's nursing homes. We provide updates on regulatory activity issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and other federal agencies. Check here often for the latest on regulations, guidance and initiatives, including the CMS Five-Star Nursing Home Rating System, to help you understand compliance requirements.

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CMS Issues Letter on Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI)

As part of health reform implementation, CMS issued a letter summarizing initiatives to establish Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) standards.