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CMS Tightens Guidance For Nursing Home Dialysis Providers

By Kimberly Marselas Federal officials on Wednesday updated guidance meant to improve the delivery of nursing home dialysis, a service many providers have been adding to attract new residents and improve quality of life for those who need the time-consuming treatments. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued new directions in a 21-page memo to […]

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As COVID-19 Puts New Focus on Caring in Place, Skilled Nursing Facilities Continue to Explore Dialysis

By Maggie Flynn | April 8, 2021. Find the full article here For skilled nursing facilities, the ability to treat patients in place has far-reaching implications, perhaps most prominently in reducing unnecessary hospitalizations. Usually that reduction is framed in terms of cost, with penalties for hospitals and SNFs alike if a patient returns to the acute care setting […]

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