McKnight’s Long-Term Care: How to get ready for a CMS emergency preparedness survey

The CMS emergency preparedness rule has unique requirements for nursing homes and LTCs. The rule went into effect in November, but facilities still may not have faced a planned or unannounced survey that shows whether they are compliant. In most cases facilities that strive for excellent care and operations will find that their aims are aligned with emergency preparedness requirements. Read this McKnight’s Long-Term Care News article to more about what to expect and how to plan for a CMS emergency preparedness survey.