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On July 30, 2019 by Jonathan Lips
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule on arbitration agreements that nursing facilities must meet to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs.
On July 17, 2019 by Jonathan Lips
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced a proposed rule that would lighten some regulatory burdens for nursing facilities and delay implementation of certain Phase 3 requirements.
On June 7, 2017 by Jonathan Lips
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will publish a proposed rule in the Federal Register on June 8 revising the requirements for the use of arbitration agreements in long-term care facilities. The proposed rule reverses the ban on pre-dispute binding arbitration agreements contained in the October 2016 Reform of Requirements of Long-Term Care Facilities Final Rule.
On May 3, 2017 by Jonathan Lips
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is asking for comments about potential changes to the recently finalized Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities that would result in a burden reduction if modified or eliminated.
On January 17, 2017 by Jonathan Lips
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has appealed a court order that granted a preliminary injunction against the agency’s intended ban on nursing facility use of pre-dispute arbitration agreements.
On December 13, 2016 by Jonathan Lips
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services confirmed in a December 9 Survey & Certification Letter that it will not enforce the provision in the revised Requirements of Participation that prohibits nursing homes from using pre-dispute binding arbitration agreements, so long as there is a court-ordered injunction.
On November 9, 2016 by Jonathan Lips
A few questions are trending this week on the nursing facility Requirements of Participation: