New nursing home ownership transparency rule draws mixed reaction from providers, owners
Nov 16, 2023
A new rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Service that requires nursing homes to report more details about their owners met with mixed reviews from providers and owners Wednesday.
Advocates warn of slower sales as nursing home ownership law begins
Jessica R. Towhey
Oct 25, 2023
A new law intended to make nursing home ownership more transparent in Connecticut is likely to slow down mergers, although leading sector advocates remain in a wait-and-see mode.
When CMS follows through on a commitment
James M. Berklan
Jun 30, 2023
Well, we certainly can’t say the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services always misses with its promises.
(Updated) CMS uncovers affiliated nursing homes with new ownership tools
Jun 29, 2023
Providers had a mixed response Wednesday afternoon to a new effort to create more public awareness of nursing home ownership, in particular when facilities share a parent organization.
Lawmakers pass on increasing nursing home staffing minimums but hike transparency requirements
Jessica R. Towhey
Jun 20, 2023
Connecticut’s nursing home owners will be required to disclose ties to private equity companies or real estate investment trusts under new state rules.
Feds blur nursing home ownership lines with new transparency rule: critics
Feb 14, 2023
Some nursing home owners and advocates on Monday criticized federal officials for lumping together private equity investors and healthcare-focused real estate investment trusts in its yearlong focus on...
In ‘transition,’ CMS asks providers to weigh in on key rules
Oct 11, 2022
NASHVILLE, TN — Many providers renewed their concerns about staffing constraints, workforce retention and the survey process during a rare live forum with a top Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services...
Transparency and accountability to take center stage in CMS nursing home reform, leader says
Apr 21, 2022
CHICAGO — More transparency and accountability of nursing homes owners will remain a top focus for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services as it implements reforms in the coming year, according...
AMDA calls for public list of nursing home industry’s ‘underutilized’ and ‘invisible’ medical...
Mar 07, 2022
President Biden’s call for nursing home reform must extend to the industry’s clinical leadership as well, a top clinician advocate contends. A public directory would be a step toward transparency...
Florida legislators want a closer look at nursing homes’ financials
Jan 13, 2022
Florida nursing homes may soon be required to submit audited financial data to state healthcare regulators.