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10.5.2005

CMS Letter to SA Directors Provides Guidelines For Nursing Home Compliance With Federal Screening Requirements During the Hiring Process

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On September 22, 2005, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) issued a letter to State Survey Agency (“SA”) Directors asking them to remind all Medicare and Medicaid participating nursing homes of the federal requirements related to screening potential employees and checking with all appropriate nurse aide registries. View full article (PDF).