You had to know this was coming. Earlier this week, the New York Times reported that many nursing homes are submitting massaged staffing and quality indicator data to the feds. The alleged reason? So facilities could pull better Five Star ratings.
All sides generally agree that the current nursing home survey system is flawed. But there's hardly consensus on how best to fix it. Here's something worth considering.
It's time for the fourth in a series of McKnight's Super Tuesday webinars! This Tuesday's free webcast, "Taking stock of new survey realities," will feature highly successful provider and respected presenter Kimberly Corrigan, president of SJK Healthcare Resources, LLC. Continuing education (CE) credit is available for free. Also, by giving your answers to this three-question survey now, you can help add to the discussion — and become immediately eligible to win a $100 gift card!