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Health Information Gateway: Meaningful Use and HITECH Resource Links by the California Department of Public Health.
Licensing Verification: Search for licensed professionals in Indiana.
Missouri Department of Health: Infection Control Guidelines for Long Term Care Facilities
Step-by-Step Guide to Medicare Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) Reimbursement, From the Indian Health Service
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
Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement Update — Electronic prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS): General Overview
Falls Investigation Guide Toolkit: How-To Guide, from the Oregon Patient Safety Commission
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: 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