USA - March 20 2013 Recent reports in the media have brought attention to Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) orders and how they are addressed in long-term care facilities. There…
USA - May 1 2012 On April 10, 2012, the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) published a notice, available here, regarding the use of the term “assisted living” by licensed personal care homes.
USA - July 20 2010 In an attempt to clarify the "36 Month Rule," the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing additional changes to the rule (the Proposed Rule).
USA - October 31 2012 This article is the third in a series of articles discussing the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Work Plan for the 2013 fiscal year (FY) that was published on October 3, 2012.
USA - February 13 2012 The Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) has published final regulations and application materials governing the new licensure category for Assisted Living Communities (ALC).