If you're a Daily McKnight's reader, it's a good thing. Otherwise, you might have never known that a federal measure calling for closer monitoring of antipsychotic drug use in nursing homes was sidetracked late last week.
Medicaid managed care contracting should come under increased federal and state scrutiny, a prominent senator said Wednesday.
If you feel like you've been reading a lot about antipsychotics lately, you're not alone.
Nearly 450 nursing homes should be added to the federal government's Special Focus Facility (SFF) program, which monitors consistently problematic nursing homes, say the authors of a new report from the Government Accountability Office.