Nursing home regulation: history and expectations.
Morford, Thomas G
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This article contains a broad overview of the history of Federal regulation of nursing homes from the perspective of an individual
involved directly for a number of years in the development and enforcement of Federal regulatory requirements. The article
also contains a summary of the major statutory changes in the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987 that affect nursing
homes. Finally, the results of these changes are projected in terms of new outcome-oriented requirements and a broad range
of new enforcement authorities.
Certification/trends : Facility Regulation and Control/trends : Forecasting : Medicaid/trends : Medicare/trends : Nursing
Homes/legislation & jurisprudence : United States