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HUD 2017 Income Limits

The long-awaited income limits for 2017 have finally been released, and are posted to HUDUser.   They can be found at: https://www.huduser.gov/portal/datasets/il.html  and https://www.huduser.gov/portal/datasets/il.html#2017_data Details on how the datasets apply to the various HUD subsidy programs can be found here: https://www.huduser.gov/portal/datasets/il/il17/HUD-sec8-FY17.pdf

S&C Letter about CMPs – 3.31.17

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released Survey and Certification Letter No. S&C: 17-23-NH/HHA/CLIA, dated Mar. 31, 2017, that details the increase in civil monetary penalties (CMPs) for nursing home regulatory noncompliance pursuant to a final rule issued on Feb. 3, 2017. Specifically, for 2017, CMPs have been increased by a multiplier of 1.01636. The Read More …

CMS will be hosting a live webcast for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), Long-Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs), and Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. ET

Related to the SNF QRP, CMS will be hosting a live webcast for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), Long-Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs), and Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. ET.  This training will assist providers in better understanding how Review and Correct Reports fit within the overall Quality Read More …