Deficiency Citations

CMS allows less-severe citations for nursing homes installing a sprinkler system

CMS allows less-severe citations for nursing homes installing a sprinkler system

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Nursing homes might be able to reduce the scope and severity of deficiency citations related to sprinkler systems, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently announced.

Care tied to resident satisfaction in report

Care tied to resident satisfaction in report

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Nursing home residents are more satisfied when the level of care in their facility is higher, according to a new analysis of Massachusetts facilities.