Agreements

SNF reaches agreement to resolve claims it wrongfully discharged HIV-positive resident

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An Oklahoma skilled nursing facility has reached an agreement with federal officials to remedy a complaint that it discharged a resident after finding out she was HIV positive, the Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights announced Friday.

Provider, help thyself

Provider, help thyself

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An expert who presented at last week's McKnight's Online Expo nailed it: Wound care cases land in court largely because too many providers are relying on verbal agreements or instructions between residents, families and staff.