CAHF'S STAFF RATIO TOOLKIT: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
Learn more about the 3.5/2.4 staffing ratios and the waivers addressing them with CAHF's Staff Ratio Toolkit.
PROPOSED CMS RULE OFFERS REGULATORY RELIEF FOR OUTPATIENT THERAPY REPORTING
July 20, Provider
Proposed changes to the Medicare Part B Physician Fee Schedule add a provision for easier outpatient therapy reporting.
CMS WANTS TO PROBE OPIOID USE AT SKILLED NURSING FACILITIES
July 19, Skilled Nursing News
Amid ongoing concerns about overuse of opioids, the federal government wants to survey nursing home operators about drug safety.
MUSIC THERAPY EFFECTIVE IN LOWERING AGGRESSION, STUDY FINDS
July 18, Provider
A newly-released study shows receptive music therapy is effective in fighting a variety of negative issues in older individuals with dementia.
CONNECTING GENERATIONS ISN'T AN OPTION — IT'S A MUST
July 17, McKnight's
“He plants trees to benefit another generation.” -Caecilius Statius
MEDIGAP POLICIES FOR SENIORS CAN OFTEN BE DENIED, REPORT FINDS
July 16, McKnight's
In most states insurance companies can deny Medigap policies to seniors because of a pre-existing condition. That's a problem.