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Nursing homes show strong interest in CMS dual eligible coordination initiative, official says

Nursing homes show strong interest in CMS dual eligible coordination initiative, official says

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Skilled nursing facility operators have responded positively to a Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services initiative to reduce hospital readmissions among dual eligibles, agency officials said.

Stop the 'siloed' policy making for skilled nursing

Stop the 'siloed' policy making for skilled nursing

Last week, three reports issued by three separate government agencies made incongruent recommendations — or no recommendations at all — related to skilled nursing facility (SNF) patient care and policy. This spotlights precisely how federal policymaking is hampered by "siloed thinking."