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California's AB 1417 shortens the time limits for reporting all known, suspected, or alleged abuse that occurs in long-term care facilities.
Senior care providers that are subject to the CCPA and CPRA should be aware of the new regulations and be prepared to update their privacy policies and compliance programs accordingly.
Revisit some of the key changes to the Guidance to Surveyors for Phases 2 & 3 for Long-Term Care Facilities 6 months post-implementation.
Starting this week, skilled nursing facilities and intermediate care facilities in California must follow additional requirements when providing interventions that require informed consent to residents who lack the capacity to consent and do not have a representative. With the Long-Term Care Patient Representative Program operational as of January 27, 2023, skilled nursing facilities and intermediate care facilities must now include a patient representative on every interdisciplinary team convened under section 1418.8 of the California Health and Safety Code.
Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Ownership and Management Reform Act of 2022
California's eviction moratorium extended if an application for governmental rental assistance was submitted prior to April 1, 2022
CMS published an interim final rule regarding vaccination requirements for staff working for certified providers.
California Law Now Allows More Professionals to Qualify for the Infection Preventionist Role in Skilled Nursing Facilities
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.