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Seema Verma
CMS Administrator Seema Verma The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced Friday afternoon that it has levied more than $15 million in fines and tripled the most severe type of citations to nursing homes during the six months of the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 3,400 nursing homes have been cited for [...]
Fri, Aug 14, 2020
Source: McKnights
The first of many rescheduled spring, summer and fall conferences that have moved from in-person to online is just mere weeks away in the form of the Collaborative Care & Health IT Innovations Summit. Billed as the premiere conference for information technology leaders in the long-term and post-acute care sector, [...]
Fri, Aug 14, 2020
Source: McKnights
Top officials with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services are uneasy following a recent uptick in coronavirus cases at nursing homes over the last few weeks. “We are deeply concerned about the situation that we are seeing in nursing homes,” CMS Administrator Seema Verma said during a call with [...]
Fri, Aug 14, 2020
Source: McKnights
A vast majority of nursing home operators don’t believe they’ll be able to sustain operators for another year if current conditions caused by the public health crisis continue. That’s according to results of a new survey released Thursday by the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living. In addition, [...]
Fri, Aug 14, 2020
Source: McKnights