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Vaccine Mandate Preparedness

Effective Feb. 14, 2022, state surveyors (and/or CMS) will begin enforcing COVID-19 vaccine requirements under F888. By this date, nursing facilities must demonstrate that COVID-19 vaccination policies and procedures have been developed and implemented and that 100%...

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Ask Proactive – I’ve just received an old findings letter from our recent RAC audit. Unfortunately, it looks like our time for open discussion has expired. What should we do next?

Q: I’ve just received an old findings letter from our recent RAC audit. Unfortunately, it looks like our time for open discussion has expired. What should we do next? A: A phone call to the customer service number listed on the letter may prove successful. If not, the...

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Ask Proactive – I’m confused about the Interrupted Stay. If a Medicare A resident discharges home and then returns to the SNF two days later due to inability to care for themselves at home, is this an interrupted stay? The discharge was planned and their return was not anticipated.

Q: I’m confused about the Interrupted Stay. If a Medicare A resident discharges home and then returns to the SNF two days later due to inability to care for themselves at home, is this an interrupted stay? The discharge was planned and their return was not...

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2022 Staff Development Planning

As we move into a new year, it’s a great time to review and update your 2022 education plan. According to QSO-22-02-ALL issued last month, during annual surveys in 2022, surveyors will be paying additional attention to compliance with the requirements for F-726...

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