Nursing Home Staffing Regulations, Proposals Clash With Financial, Operational Realities

Ken BellLTC News

Skilled Nursing News (07/28/2022) – As the White House considers stricter federal staffing minimum requirements, regulations in some parts of the country are bowing to the realities of the skilled nursing industry’s workforce crisis.

Providers in states from Virginia to New York are pushing back on the requirements they say threaten their ability to provide the best care for residents. The Georgia Health Care Association (GHCA) opposes implementing a “one size fits all” approach to regulating its providers’ staffing levels. Full story »