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Mixed Grades for New Federal Nursing Home Regulations

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published final regulations governing nursing homes on September 28, 2016 that add new requirements and revise hundreds of existing rights and standards. The rule is 713 pages long and affects almost every aspect of life in a nursing home. Some of the changes are very good news for residents, while others are troubling or disappointing.
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