Leading Through Chaos

“Calm seas never made a good sailor” Franklin D. Roosevelt was quoted as saying, and if that’s true, I expect the storms weathered by nursing home leaders over the past two years have seasoned many into veteran skippers. While we certainly would not have chosen this...

Q & A – Can a Medicare Part A beneficiary who has exhausted his or her SNF benefits, but continues to need and receive skilled care in the SNF (e.g., for a qualifying feeding tube), renew SNF benefits under the section 1812(f) waiver regardless of whether or not the SNF or hospital was affected by the COVID-19 emergency?

Q: Can a Medicare Part A beneficiary who has exhausted his or her SNF benefits, but continues to need and receive skilled care in the SNF (e.g., for a qualifying feeding tube), renew SNF benefits under the section 1812(f) waiver regardless of whether or not the SNF or...