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CMS Issues Final Rule Requiring Skilled Nursing Facilities to Disclose Additional Ownership Information
CMS issues new rule requiring skilled nursing facilities to disclose additional information about any entity that exercises operational, financial, or managerial control over the facility, or provides policies or procedures for any of the facility's operations.
Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Ownership and Management Reform Act of 2022
AB 890 gave Nurse Practitioners who meet certain requirements authority to practice more independently.
CMS published an interim final rule regarding vaccination requirements for staff working for certified providers.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is posting each skilled nursing home's weekend staffing levels and staff turnover rates on its public-facing Care Compare website.
New Law Requires Certification of Medical Directors in Skilled Nursing Facilities and Imposes New Reporting Requirements
Skilled Nursing Facilities must ensure their medical directors are certified within five years of the date of hire or by January 1, 2027, for medical directors already working in a SNF
New California Law Imposes Additional Infection Preventionist and Reporting Requirements on Skilled Nursing Facilities
DOL recently stated that the use of private equity investments within professionally managed asset allocation funds is not inconsistent with the plan fiduciaries' ERISA fiduciary duties.
On Aug. 25, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published an interim final rule with a comment period (IFC) establishing new Long-Term Care Facility COVID-19 Testing Requirements for Staff and Residents.