Long-Term Care Facilities: Reform of Requirements Call
Long-Term Care

When: Thursday, October 27, 2016

Time:    1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Description: During this call, learn about the final rule to reform the requirements for long-term care facilities. These requirements are the federal health and safety standards that long-term care facilities must meet in order to participate in the Medicare or Medicaid programs. Find out about the changes included in the final rule; implementation and survey process; and provider training and resources. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.

Target Audience: Consumer and advocacy groups, nursing home providers, surveyor community, prescribers, professional associations, and other interested stakeholders.

Call Materials:

Slide Presentation (PDF)  


Written Transcript (PDF)   

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For More Information: For more information on conditions for participation in general, visit the Conditions for Coverage (CfCs) & Conditions of Participations (CoPs) webpage. For more information on the existing requirements for long-term care, please visit the long-term care facilities webpage.