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New survey process has 'learning curve for everybody,' CMS official says

New survey process has 'learning curve for everybody,' CMS official says

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NEW ORLEANS — The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' new survey process for nursing homes will challenge the sector with a "learning curve," but providers can stay on top of it by utilizing the agency's training resources, one CMS official advised on Monday.

Nana and Paw Paw, lessons in person-centered care

Nana and Paw Paw, lessons in person-centered care

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As we all prepare for the upcoming Phase 2 Requirements of Participation with an increased focus on comprehensive person-centered care planning, we could all learn a few things from my in-laws.

Next week's prize: free McKnight's 5th Fall Online Expo

The event of the season is all but here — the 5th Annual McKnight's Online Expo takes place Wednesday. Registration is ongoing and has been brisk for the trio of educational webinars.