Posts Tagged ‘LeadingAge’

Studies: Five-Star Ratings Linked To Consumer Demand, Nurse Training

Provider Magazine Post-Acute Care

Excerpted from: http://www.providermagazine.com/news/Pages/2016/0816/Studies-Five-Star-Ratings-Linked-To-Consumer-Demand,-Nurse-Training-.aspx By Amy Mendoza Consumers increasingly are more likely to choose a skilled nursing care center if it has a Five-Star Rating of five stars, according to a recent study by Health Services Research. In its study, “Changes in Consumer Demand Following Public Reporting of Summary Quality Ratings: An Evaluation in Nursing Homes,”…

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CMS Announces the Payroll-Based Journal Staffing Data Collection System for Nursing Homes

LeadingAge

Excerpted from: http://www.leadingage.org/CMS_Announces_PayrollBased… CMS Announces the Payroll-Based Journal Staffing Data Collection by Evvie Munley Published On: Apr 20, 2015 Updated On: May 13, 2015 The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently posted information and a Survey and Certification Letter addressing the timing of submissions, sample data entry screens, and its expectations for how…

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