NHC, Consulate, Trilogy CEOs Call For Collaboration From CMS to Overcome Industry Hurdles

Ken BellLTC News

Skilled Nursing News (09/01/2022) – While nursing home operators welcome more time to certify temporary nurse aides (TNAs), many believe it’s simply not enough — and must be just the first in a series of steps the federal government has to take — to help revive a seriously depleted workforce from top to bottom.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently granted the sector extension opportunities by way of statewide or county waivers that will only last as long as the public health emergency (PHE) remains in place. Full story »