1. CMS proposes $320M nursing home pay rate cut Full story
2. CMS revises COVID-19 nursing home protocols Full story
3. Florida lowers nursing home care requirements Full story
4. A new ACO model is coming. Is your organization ready? Get answers on the latest incentives and requirements here.
5. Congressman calls for investigation into 'greedy' nursing home owners Full story
6. Illinois lawmakers approve $700M nursing home funding boost for staffing, care quality Full story
7. Put your EMR data to good use. Seattle Children's did and expanded OR capacity by 2,500 hours in 1 year.
8. BA.2 now makes up 86% of new US cases: 5 COVID-19 updates Full story
9. New York nursing homes face growing COVID-19 lawsuits Full story
10. Much of healthcare workforce returning to normal; long-term care is one exception Full story
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