The American Health Care Association has asked a court to stop the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' ban on pre-dispute arbitration agreements from going into effect while the group's lawsuit challenging the ban is pending.
The rehospitalization rate measure recently added to Nursing Home Compare provides valid predictions of which skilled nursing facilities are likely to have residents readmitted to the hospital, according to a study published Friday.
Former MedPAC official: Feds should "hit the pause button" on new payment models ... CMS grants first-ever extension to comment period for Kentucky Medicaid waiver ... Chinese program turns abandoned buildings into nursing homes
CMS gives grants to projects tackling care transitions, anticoagulants ... Op-ed: Pay raise for Massachusetts nursing home workers "not enough" ... Medicaid expansion didn't reduce ER visits, study finds