Lucille Roybal-Allard

New bill improves on nursing home surveys and surveyor training

New bill improves on nursing home surveys and surveyor training

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A new House bill aims to improve the nursing home survey process, enhance whistleblower protections for surveyors and establish an advisory committee for CMS that would include skilled nursing facility administrators, directors of nursing and other stakeholders. Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA) introduced the bill on Tuesday.

New bill would offer whistle-blower protections, training for nursing home surveyors

New bill would offer whistle-blower protections, training for nursing home surveyors

Recently introduced legislation would extend whistle-blower protections and training to surveyors of nursing homes.