Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Most recent articles by Seema Verma
Nursing facilities – A medical crisis in need of a prescription
David Chess, MD
Oct 19, 2022
Nursing facilities have evolved from rest homes to medical facilities over the last 20 years. Patients are sicker, older, have more medical comorbidities and are frailer. They require more assistance with...
CMS was, in fact, way ahead of the pandemic
Jun 11, 2020
Over a year ago, even before the first outbreak in Washington state, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services provided resources and alerted nursing homes to improve their infection control practices.