CMS To Publish List Of Nursing Home Special Focus Facility Candidates

By Michelle M. Stein / June 5, 2019 at 5:54 PM
CMS plans to soon post a list of nursing homes that are candidates for the Special Focus Facility program -- there are 88 slots in the program designed to increase oversight of underperforming facilities and more than 400 candidates for those slots -- after Pennsylvania Sens. Bob Casey (D) and Pat Toomey (R) recently released a report calling for the candidates to be made public. “CMS welcomes the recent attention on nursing home quality of care that has amplified the...

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