Because the Stark Law definition for physicians includes podiatrists, dentists, optometrists and chiropractors, the skilled nursing facility
operator should carefully review all arrangements between the facility and its physicians to determine whether the agreements are in compliance.
Pennsylvania: Graduate Skilled Nursing Facility
(Philadelphia); Parkview Skilled Nursing Facility
(Philadelphia); Emily A.
Evercare offers multiple services that allow skilled nursing facility
residents to get quality care.
The hospital staff will increase by the equivalent of 48 full-time positions, mostly in the skilled nursing facility
, a community program called Healthy Families, information systems and the emergency room, records show.
In 1995 a new skilled nursing facility
, Waltemade Health Care Center, received its first residents.
The 49,000-square-foot skilled nursing facility
, to be built south of the hospital itself, will provide care to elderly patients who need medical attention but not traditional hospital and physician care.
Kevin Roberts, 53, formerly Senior Vice President, Financial Operations, has been appointed Senior Vice President, Skilled Nursing Facility
The staff of the 240-bed Skokie, Illinois, skilled nursing facility
had awaited the surveyors' arrival--and postponed their vacations--since May.
The "capitated" in the name comes from the company's HMO-related business, in which it contracts with HMOs for a fixed per capita amount to arrange subacute care in a skilled nursing facility
and home health care for the HMO's members.
The first phase will be a $5 million, 99-bed skilled nursing facility
to provide convalescent care to elderly patients who need medical attention but are well enough to not require traditional hospital and physician care.
Two of these assisted living facilities share campuses with an acquired skilled nursing facility
MORE THAN 500 PEOPLE DESCENDED ON HCFA's Baltimore headquarters for a skilled nursing facility
Town Hall meeting on the prospective payment system and quality of care issues.
Medicare's forthcoming Prospective Payment System (PPS) represents a revolution in business practices for skilled nursing facility
providers, as most of them already know (and if they don't, they're in trouble).
The skilled nursing facility
is left to depend on Medicaid for reimbursement.
Steve Still agrees that the assisted living administrator has to be able to manage staff differently than he or she did in the skilled nursing facility