COVID-19 Upended Star Rating Calculations for Nursing Homes — But Nothing is ‘Frozen’

Ken BellLTC News, PBJ News

Skilled Nursing News (05/06/2020) – The federal government took several steps to cut red tape in the health care system to help providers across the continuum battle the COVID-19 pandemic. But while those changes included alterations to reporting requirements for skilled nursing facilities, providers won’t be exempt from the consumer-facing rating system — and they need to be aware of what that means. Full story »