CMS has released the updates to Appendix PP of the State Operations Manual that incorporate the revisions that were made to regulatory language published October 6, 2016. Only the regulation text has been revised, and updated Interpretive Guidance is not yet available.
View CMS Transmittal 167, “Revision to State Operations Manual (SOM) Appendix PP – Incorporate revised Requirements of Participation for Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing facilities.”
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