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Civil penalty regulations proposed for nursing homes failing Medicare/Medicaid requirements
Posted on 14 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Estate and Elder Law Community Staff

SUMMARY: This proposed rule would revise and expand current Medicare and Medicaid regulations regarding the imposition and collection of civil money penalties by CMS when nursing homes are not in compliance with Federal participation requirements in... Read More

US News and World Report releases study of U.S. nursing homes
Posted on 30 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Estate and Elder Law Community Staff

View the US News and World Report Survey of Nursing Homes Others discussing this hot topic include: McKnights, Long-Term Care News and Assisted Living Walton Law Firm's California Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Blog Read More

Duane Morris LLP: ACOs and Long-Term Care: Don't Get Left Behind
Posted on 7 Jan 2013 by Duane Morris LLP

With the U.S. Supreme Court decision ratifying President Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the "Affordable Care Act"), the implementation and development of accountable care organizations (ACOs) continued in full force... Read More

Greene v. County of Sonoma et al.: Sonoma County Separates Elderly Gay Couple
Posted on 30 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Estate and Elder Law Community Staff

Recently, Clay M. Greene, a 78-year-old gay man from Sebastopol, CA., filed a lawsuit against Sonoma County, accusing the County of, among other claims, elder abuse, elder financial abuse, and violation of the Patient's Bill of Rights. Mr. Greene... Read More