Nursing Home Regulations, Rules & Guidelines
Nursing home regulations include state and federal regulations and compliance standards. These regulations specify the rules and guidelines that nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities must comply with. Nursing home regulations vary by state. All nursing homes that receive Medicare or Medicaid funding are subject to federal nursing home regulations.
Articles About Nursing Home Regulations
- How Nursing Homes Can Prevent You From Suing
If your elderly loved one dies while they are staying in a nursing home, can you sue the home for wrongful death? Nursing homes can include special passages—called "binding arbitration clauses"—in their contracts with residents to limit their chances of being taken to court.