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Recommendation Details
Text of Recommendation
We recommend that the Iowa Department of Human Services, Iowa Medicaid Enterprise work with CMS to develop standardized life safety training for nursing home staff, conduct more frequent surveys at nursing homes that have a history of multiple high-risk deficiencies, (212-909-10-02) and require nursing homes and inspection contractors to (1) tag systems that are critical to the health and safety of nursing home residents when they have found that these systems may not work as required when needed and (2) notify the State agency. (074-348-10-02)
Recommendation Number
270108
Recommendation Status
Open
Significant Recommendation
No
Recommendation Questioned Costs
$0
Recommendation Funds for Better Use
$0