Written agreements set clear delineation of duties

Todd, Linda
February 2010
Hospice Management Advisor;Feb2010, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p16
The article presents information on the rules and regulations of a nursing home. According to David Simpson, president of the Hospice of the Western Reserve in Cleveland, Ohio, a written contract of the Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for Hospice is required by a nursing home to provide medical care. Under the agreement, the hospice staff members have to follow the Medicare regulations.


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