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Rockford Nursing Home Cited for Medication Errors & Patient Fall

Rockford, Illinois – The quarterly report released by the IDPH (Illinois Department of Public Health) in the fall of 2017 revealed that Forest City Rehab & Nursing Center was cited for multiple violations. The nursing facility is located at 321 … Continue reading

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I140 (EB3 Schedule A Nurse) Approval for Nepalese Registered Nurse Beneficiary and Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Petitioner in Lincoln Nebraska

CASE: I-140 (EB-3 Category) / Schedule A EMPLOYER: Nursing / Rehabilitation Center BENEFICIARY: Nepalese LOCATION: Lincoln, NE Our client is a registered nurse from Nepal licensed in the state of Nebraska. She came to the United States and currently works … Continue reading

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Legal protections against nursing home abuse

Because of the vulnerable nature of those living in Connecticut nursing homes and assisted living facilities, it is important for them and their loved ones to be familiar with what nursing home abuse is and the legal resources available. Nursing … Continue reading

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Provider Letter: Feeding Assistance Rules for Nursing Facilities

Provider Letter PL 18-17 (NF) This  letter addresses feeding assistance care for nursing home residents and staffing requirements to implement rules.  HHSC and Long Term Care Regulatory (LTCR) determined that the topic of feeding assistance required an updated and consolidated communication to providers. The letter details: … Continue reading

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No Response from CMS on Punishment for Inadequate Nursing Home Staffing

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden, the ranking leader of the Senate Finance Committee, is still awaiting a response to an August 14th letter he sent the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) demanding answers on how nursing homes … Continue reading

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