Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Call for Public Comment: Paid Feeding Assistants

CMS is requesting comment on the collection of information related to Paid Feeding Assistants in Long-Term Care Facilities. Long-term care facilities are permitted to use paid feeding assistants and must ensure that they are trained. Nursing facilities also must maintain a record of all individuals used by the facility as feeding assistants. CMS is requesting comments related to the necessity and burden of information collection, way to enhance the quality and clarity of information collected, and the use of automated collection techniques. Comments are requested on or before May 7, 2013. Click here for more information and to view the Federal Register.

For more information please contact Sandra Fitzler

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