awards are based on the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award criteria and have three levels of awards for nursing homes.
praised the bill's partially federalizing drug benefit administration for those eligible for Medicare and Medicaid as a way to help states struggling with growing budget deficits and higher Medicaid costs.
Roadman II, MD, president and CEO of AHCA
, and Michael Walker, chairman of the Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care.
We are pleased to have the opportunity to partner with AHCA
to deliver our patient-centered care management and family education tools to the resource-intensive NICU patient population in these three counties," says John Penrose, CEO of ParadigmHealth.
Roadman II, MD, CNA, president and CEO of AHCA
, predicted that the "perfect storm" will hit in late spring and early summer, following recent Medicare cutbacks and state Medicaid clampdowns.
Lenders were influenced by press releases from AHCA
and the large corporations that depicted the industry as suffering under the PPS system.
release on the availability of the additional eMPOWERx PDAs to Florida Medicaid providers.
and AAHSA have documented that long-term care facilities in some states can no longer afford insurance coverage to protect them against lawsuits, with insurers who continue to renew and/or write new liability coverage increasing premium rates by as much as five times the cost of the same coverage just a year ago.
, SNFs, hospitals, and other health care facilities are sounding the alarm.
MyZiva is an extraordinary resource that will help nursing homes overcome their unique challenges and dramatically improve the quality of their care," says Kathleen Collins Pagels, Executive Director of the AHCA
, whose membership encompasses the majority of nursing homes in the state.
The group is protesting recent changes made by AHCA
to Florida Medicaid's HIV/AIDS programs that threaten to negatively impact over 8,000 people living with HIV/AIDS and their families.
Representatives of AHCA
and, to a lesser extent, the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging and the American Hospital Association have raised several questions about the validity of the GAO study.