Post-AcuteWhat CMS' Minimum Staffing Standards Proposed Rule Means for SNFs
The proposed staffing minimum exceeds the existing standards in most states.
Post-AcuteExclusive: CMS Study Sabotages Efforts to Bolster Nursing Home Staffing, Advocates Say
Already, the administration is six months behind its self-imposed deadline of February to propose new rules.
Post-AcuteLeadingAge Pennsylvania President on State of SNFs One Month Into Staffing Mandate
Facilities negotiated the staffing minimum, but finding staff remains an issue.
Post-AcuteCascadia Healthcare Nursing Homes Strike Gold in the 2023 AHCA/NCAL Awards
Gold award recipients have the best quality metrics, surveys, and rates of staff satisfaction of all the nation's facilities.
Post-AcuteNew York SNFs Stretched Thin Under State Staffing Mandate
While the Biden administration has proposed a federal staffing mandate, New York state implemented theirs last year.
Post-AcuteAHCA/NCAL Suggest Staffing Mandate Alternatives in Letter to President Biden
The Biden administration's proposed staffing mandate could cause more harm than good to struggling facilities.
Post-AcuteAdvocacy Coalition Providing Action Plans to Address SNF Quality of Care
The action plans address issues ranging from resident experience to staff wages and support.
Post-AcuteU.S. Sens. Baldwin, Capito Introduce Bill for Palliative and Hospice Education, Training
The bill serves to address the workforce shortage and concerns over necessary training palliative care roles.
Post-Acute'It's not just about COVID': APIC CEO Emphasizes Need for Infection Prevention Officers
Facilities should be wary of relaxing infection prevention efforts.
Post-AcuteAHCA announces 2023 Silver Achievement Quality Award Recipients
72 long-term care facilities across 27 states were recognized for meeting "rigorous" performance and quality standards.
Post-AcuteTwo Nursing Homes Agree to Shut Down, Pay $1M in Penalties
Numerous site surveys found 'substantial' noncompliance with Medicare rules and regulations.
Post-AcuteAPIC Puts Pressure on Congress for Nursing Home Infection Prevention Efforts
Government reports have illuminated the ?astounding? lack of attention to infection prevention.