Comments Regarding SNF Requirements of Participation
AHCA has submitted extensive comments
to CMS regarding the proposed rule on Requirements of Participation. The Association is adding its voice to more than 8,500 others who have told CMS that the proposed rule asks for too much, too soon, and at too great a cost. AHCA's comments are based on comprehensive research and reflect member feedback and input. The submission also includes estimated cost tables that are provided in separate appendices
. Appendix A is a QAPI implementation task list including costs associated with each task. Appendix B includes cost analysis of an infection prevention and control program. Because AHCA strongly opposes CMS's arbitration-related proposals, our arbitration comments
were submitted separately to underscore the importance of this issue to the entire long term care profession.
to the many members who took time to submit their own comments to CMS. We are
confident that our voices will be heard and that our comments will make a