Navigation Links
Health Care Reform Bill Will Also Improve Long-Term Care
Date:3/22/2010

The Nursing Home Transparency and Improvement Act will require disclosure of the wide array of individuals and entities that own, operate, and finance nursing homes, and it will require nursing homes to escrow fines if they appeal violations. It also will provide consumers ready access to information that is now unavailable or hard to obtain, such as accurate information about staffing levels and turnover rates; sanctions against facilities; and inspection reports.

The Elder Justice Act will improve training of long-term care ombudsmen and the capacity of other public agencies to investigate neglect and abuse. It also requires reporting neglect and abuse in long-term care facilities.

The Patient Safety and Abuse Prevention Act provides for a national program of criminal background checks on workers who provide long-term care services in facilities and private homes.

Continue to check www.nccnhr.org for updates on health care reform.


'/>"/>
SOURCE NCCNHR
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Apples for me, Doritos for you: Consumers buy healthier foods for themselves
2. Health Secretary Encourages Pennsylvanians to Learn the ABCs of Controlling Diabetes
3. Texas is 39th State to Defend Health Care Choice
4. Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on passage of health care reform by US House of Representatives
5. GOOOH Declares Disgust With the Politics of Healthcare
6. National Medical Association, Health System Reform - From Legislation to Implementation
7. Pennsylvania Attorney General Corbett Will File Lawsuit to Block Health Care Reform Legislation
8. Healthy food makes consumers feel hungrier when choices are limited
9. Bauer Says the Only Remedy for the "Tragic Mistake" of the Health Care Vote Is at the Ballot Box
10. CCH Briefing Highlights Employer, Medicare Provisions of Health Care Reform Proposals
11. National Hispanic Medical Association Urges U.S. to Improve Health Care Access as Doctors Meet March 25-28 in Washington
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2014)... According to a new market research report ... Crystal, Microblinds, Thermographic and Photochromics), by application (Architectural, ... geography - Global Forecast to 2014 - 2020", ... market was worth $1581.4 Million in 2013, and ... at an estimated CAGR of 20% from 2014 ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The ... leading nonprofit authority on the use of health ... announced the full agenda for its annual fall ... IT Efficiency. WEDI-Con 2014 will take place at ... 20-23, 2014, attracting a diverse cross-section of payers, ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Fresh from the cradle of a world-class running ... starting blocks. , Urbini, a new collection of versatile baby ... Avi jogger to its lineup. , The Avi has ... inspired by the latest racing styles and a set of ... jogger offers a swift, smooth ride on runs, power-walks and ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ... clinic has found a cure for it. With extensive research ... Therapy provider named ‘MetroMD’ claims to have perfected the art ... give you a brand new younger look with their revolutionary ... the secrets of the 21st century fountain of youth, the ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Doctors at the University of Hong Kong claim to ... mice by injecting them with a vaccine that changes their ... on its website. Click here to read the full ... Institute of Microbiology created a vaccine using a protein called ... the vaccine is designed to prevent mesothelioma cells from disabling ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Smart Glass Market by Technology Worth $5814 Million by 2020 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Smart Glass Market by Technology Worth $5814 Million by 2020 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Smart Glass Market by Technology Worth $5814 Million by 2020 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:Smart Glass Market by Technology Worth $5814 Million by 2020 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets 5Health News:WEDI Releases Full Conference Agenda for Its Annual Fall Conference – WEDI-Con 2014 2Health News:WEDI Releases Full Conference Agenda for Its Annual Fall Conference – WEDI-Con 2014 3Health News:Urbini Breezes Through Summer with New Jogging Stroller 2Health News:MetroMD Offers Revolutionary Anti-aging Hormone Therapy in Hollywood Area 2Health News:New Research Study Finds Vaccine Stops Mesothelioma in Lab Mice, According to Surviving Mesothelioma Website 2
... permission with European medicine regulators to begin selling its new ... in the US last month, and comes slightly earlier than ... be one of GSK's most promising pipeline drugs as well ... the sales of the drug could cross 2 bln used ...
... world who get uncomfortable after a heavy meal here is ... have proven that eating 6-8 walnuts (approx.40g) after a rich ... triggered of in the walls of arteries after a highly ... the Oct. 17 issue of the Journal of the American ...
... given to bowel cancer patients before the surgical removal ... risk of recurrence to 1 %. The usual ... of recurrence is there and once reappeared, treatment is ... conducted an international study, to compare the effect of ...
... after irrigation water samples tested positive for E. coli ... relaxed its advisory against eating fresh spinach. ... detected after a secondary water source temporarily used to ... the water got contaminated is still not clear. ...
... challenges parenting stereotypes; Today’s parents boast about the numerous classes ... and the many talents they possess. Competitive parents in their ... ‘super-kids’ , often smother their children with an over-dose of ... gizmos , play stations, and game boys… and Oh boy, ...
... Around 45 Iraqi children have arrived in Bahrain to receive ... to arrive in the coming days as part of an ... move Sunday came in response to a call to help ... composer Naseer Shamma, who is the head of the newly ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Walnuts May Help Fight Fat and Keep Arteries Supple 2
(Date:8/19/2014)... -- ChemImage founder and CTO, Patrick J. Treado ... innovative diagnostic procedure for the detection of colorectal cancer ... (SPEC) conference in Krakow, Poland . ... in vitro Diagnostics for Detection of Colorectal Cancer Using ... poster session on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 6:30 ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 19, 2014 Research and Markets has ... of Material, by Technology, by Application & by Region- Global ... The demand for membranes is estimated to ... market to $29.31 billion Membrane technology was first ... as water filtration and kidney dialysis. In modern times, membranes ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... MAHWAH, N.J. , Aug. 19, 2014  Stryker Corporation,s ... TOUR and Champions Tour, is bringing its message of joint ... New Jersey this week at The Barclays.  ... will be in the Spectator Village near the 17 th ... Paramus starting on Thursday, August 21 st . ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ChemImage Scientists Present Latest Developments for in vitro Detection of Colorectal Cancer Using Raman Molecular Imaging (RMI) at International Conference Focused on Biomedical Applications of Raman Spectroscopy 2Global Membranes (MF, RO, UF, Gas Separation, Dialysis, NF) Market - Forecasts to 2019 2Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 2Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 3Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 4Stryker, The Official Joint Replacement Products Of The PGA TOUR, Welcomes Golf Fans To Its Home State Of New Jersey For The Barclays 5
... Oct. 19, 2009 Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... obesity program will be presented at Obesity 2009, the ... be held in Washington, D.C. October 24-28. Phase 2 ... be the subject of a late-breaking oral presentation. Obesity ...
... , SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 19 The U.S. Food ... to be approved for kidney cancer since 2005. , (Logo: ... oral medication that interferes with angiogenesis, the growth of new ... , Votrient is intended for people with advanced renal ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Amylin Pharmaceuticals Highlights New Data Supporting Therapeutic Potential of Obesity Pipeline at Obesity 2009 2Amylin Pharmaceuticals Highlights New Data Supporting Therapeutic Potential of Obesity Pipeline at Obesity 2009 3Amylin Pharmaceuticals Highlights New Data Supporting Therapeutic Potential of Obesity Pipeline at Obesity 2009 4Amylin Pharmaceuticals Highlights New Data Supporting Therapeutic Potential of Obesity Pipeline at Obesity 2009 5FDA Approves New Treatment for Advanced Form of Kidney Cancer 2
... if it is not the Flu? Streptococcus ... bacterial "flu-like" infections. The easy-to-use, rapid, urine-based ... within the new 4 hour guidelines. Rapid ... improved patient outcomes and lower overall health ...
Single Use Loading Units with Titanium Staplers for use with MULTIFIRE ENDO TA™ 30 12 mm (Single Use Staplers with Titanium Staplers)....
Single Use Loading Units (SULU's) Knifeless for use with MULTIFIRE ENDO GIA™ 30 12 mm (Single Use Staplers with Titanium Staples)....
Single Use Loading Units (SULU's) with Titanium Staples for use with MULTIFIRE ENDO GIA™ 30 12 mm (Single Use Staplers with Titanium Staples)....
Medicine Products: