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Accessible and user-friendly, this updated edition of Nursing Home Federal Requirements contains information that is essential for nursing home administrators as well as educators and professionals preparing for licensure. It presents the latest federal guidelines and the procedures used by federal surveyors in certifying facilities for participation in Medicare and Medicaid. It is the only text that provides a comprehensive index to nursing home federal requirements.
The volume spans every aspect and service of a nursing home, from telephone access and comfortable lighting to urinary incontinence treatment and proper drug storage. Administrators who implement these regulations will ensure that outstanding quality assurance and risk management programs are in place.
- Resident Rights
- Admission, Transfer, and Discharge Rights
- Resident Behavior and Facility Practices
- Quality of Life
- Resident Assessment
- Quality of Care
- Nursing Services
- Dietary Services
- Physician Services
- Specialized Rehabilitative Services
- Dental Services
- Pharmacy Services
- Infection Control
- Physical Environment