Public Notice: Proposed Remedies Used to Enforce Compliance for Long-Term Care Facilities with Deficiencies

The Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS), pursuant to the requirements outlined in 42 C.F.R §447.205 and §1902(a)(13)(A) of the Social Security Act, hereby gives notice of  the establishment of two additional remedies to ensure prompt compliance with nursing facility requirements. The additional remedies include directed plan of correction and directed in-service training. This change will allow for the State Surveying Agency to use and implement any and all available remedies when a nursing facility is found to be non-compliant.
 

Public Notice: Proposed Remedies Used to Enforce Compliance for Long-Term Care Facilities with Deficiencies

Post Date:

May 30, 2018

End Date:

June 29, 2018

Purpose:

The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive public comments for consideration regarding Proposed Remedies Used to Enforce Compliance for Long-Term Care Facilities with Deficiencies.

Notice:

Public Notice: Proposed Remedies Used to Enforce Compliance for Long-Term Care Facilities with Deficiencies
Attachments: SPA IA-18-009 Attachment 4.35-H Page 1
SPA IA-18-009 Attachment 4.35-I Page 1
SPA IA-18-009 Section 4 Pages 79c.2 and 79c.3

Written notice may be addressed to:

Sally Oudekerk
Department of Human Services
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
100 Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315
 

Comments may also be sent via electronic mail to soudeke@dhs.state.ia.us

All comments must be received by June 29, 2018, at 4:30 p.m.