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Rules and Regulations for Nursing Homes


Health Information Gateway: Meaningful Use and HITECH Resource Links by the California Department of Public Health.


Licensing Verification: Search for licensed professionals in Indiana.


adobe Missouri Department of Health: Infection Control Guidelines for Long Term Care Facilities

New Mexico

adobeStep-by-Step Guide to Medicare Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) Reimbursement, From the Indian Health Service

New York

eMOLST Resources

Your Rights as a Nursing Home Resident in New York State and Nursing Home Responsibilities

Regulations for assisted living residences, enhanced assisted living residences and special needs assisted living residences: a compendium of laws by the government of New York State.

New York State Health Foundation: Improving the State of New York’s Health

Nursing Homes in New York State: by the Department of Health of New York. Contains information on nursing homes for professionals and consumers.

Pharmacy Provider Communications, by eMedNY

adobe Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement Update — Electronic prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS): General Overview

adobe eMOLST: Electronic Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment

adobeNYS Department of Health: 2016 Nursing Home Quality Initiative Methodology


adobe Falls Investigation Guide Toolkit: How-To Guide, from the Oregon Patient Safety Commission

All States

State Health Facts: by the Kaiser Family Foundation

NH Regulations Plus: State LTC regulations by state by the University of Minnesota

Advanced Directive Forms by State, by the U.S. Living Will Registry

Advanced Care Planning — Advance Directives, by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, CaringInfo

Assisted Living Regulations and Licensing: by Alpha

Assisted Living Regulations: by NCAL, the National Center for Assisted Living

State Guide to Assisted Living Records & Reports: by “a Place for Mom”

The National Long-Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center: Medicaid Bed Hold Policies by State

Nursing Home Regulations by State

adobe Nursing Home Staffing Standards in State Statutes and Regulations