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...
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Others discussing this hot topic include:
McKnights, Long-Term Care News and Assisted Living
Walton Law Firm's California Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Blog
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...
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...