Federal nursing home regulations changed after 2016, eliminating many of the patient protections implemented by the Obama Administration. This session will help you understand the new rules CMS has issued for nursing homes so that you can effectively advocate for your clients’ rights. You will also get insight into Medicare’s revised payment structure for skilled rehabilitation in nursing homes and home healthcare and the impact it has on residents.
Credits: 1 General, 0 Diversity/Inclusion PR, 0 MH/SA PR, 0 Other PR
Wendy S. Cappelletto, Office of the Public Guardian of Cook County, Chicago
Heather E. Voorn, Delaney Delaney & Voorn, Ltd., Orland Park, Oak Brook & Chicago