Providers of long-term services and supports are “calamitously underprepared” for the coming onslaught of severely obese elders, writes Dr. Linda Hermer in the September-October edition of AgingToday.
Part A stays that begin October 1, 2016 and beyond will require a new MDS
section on the PPS 5 day assessment and the Part A PPS Discharge Assessment.
New rules regarding social media policy in nursing homes released by CMS
This letter includes advanced guidance regarding revisions in State Operations Manual (SOM) Chapter 7-[Enforcement], Sections §7304 - 7304.3; 7306.1; 7308.3; 7400.5.1; 7400.6.2; 7313.2, pertaining to the Immediate Imposition of Federal Remedies (previously referred to as Opportunity to Correct or No Opportunity to Correct).
Planning for a large renovation project can be a daunting task. This Direct Supply webinar recording highlights the importance of renovation planning and detail the elements of a successful upgrade.