CMS Relaxes Nursing Home Visitation Rules

CMS and the CDC have issued updated guidance for nursing homes to safely expand visitation options during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the updated guidance, facilities should allow responsible indoor visitation at all times and for all residents, regardless of

Nursing Facilities: Increase Your Medicaid Reimbursement with Infection Control Strategies from CMS

Today, CMS released a Medicaid Informational Bulletin (CIB) that provides guidance to states on flexibilities that are available to increase reimbursement for nursing facilities that implement specific infection control practices, such as designating a quarantine or isolation wing for COVID-19 patients. Today’s