Long-Term Care

California SNFs must post Five-Star ratings

MDS 3.0 Insider, January 10, 2011

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As of January 1, California nursing homes certified by Medicare or Medicaid are required to post their rating determined by CMS’ Five-Star Quality Rating System. The legislation that mandated the public reporting of California Five-Star ratings, known as Assembly Bill 215, was signed into law by Governor Schwarzenegger on October 11, 2009.

For more information and to read a copy of the legistlation, visit MDSCentral.



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