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Surveys and Compliance:
CMS Provides New Guidance on ‘Immediate Jeopardy’

Streamlined guidance intended to keep residents safer. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released new guidelines on immediate jeopardy March 5, 2019, and CMS Administrator Seema Verma expounded on the guidance. Background: State surveyors can claim immediate jeopardy if they feel like a resident’s well-being is at risk. “Immediate jeopardy is a situation in which a recipient of [...]

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