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“Take-home” COVID19 lawsuit advances in California court

The first-of-its-kind ruling in the nation is concerning for businesses

PBJ Data-driven influence on federal staffing mandate

CMS will use Payroll-Based Journal staffing data for inspections effective…

Defending Against COVID-19 Liability Claims

Beyond the PREP Act and state-based protections, other defense tools…

Nursing Homes Sue Over Minimum Staffing Ratios

80 nonprofit and public nursing homes sue to challenge minimum…

CMS targets more providers with pivot to tougher surveys

The agency is more closely monitoring and inspecting hospitals with…

Historic Workforce Crisis in Long Term Care Industry Getting Worse

Nursing homes have lost 241,000 caregivers since the start of…

Claims against long-term care providers “disregard reality”

Assisted living facilities facing COVID-19 negligence claims

Healthcare Faces Increased Scrutiny

DOJ alleges $40 million Medicare fraud scheme tied to assisted…

Increased Medicaid Funding

Florida approves 7.8% increase for nursing homes

Wrongful Death Nursing Home Case Remanded to State Court

Trends in wrongful death nursing home cases

Immediate Jeopardy Infection Control Violations

Ohio nursing home inspections reveal errors, deception preceded deadly COVID-19…

5 States Requiring Boosters for Healthcare Staff

The omicron variant spread leads some states to require boosters…