The National Labor Relations Board filed a complaint against Omni Health System of New Jersey on the grounds that the company harassed and intimidated workers for taking part in lawful union practices.
Regulatory Specialist Diane Brown lists the sections of the MDS 2.0 that feed into reimbursement.
One very important area in nursing homes that needs to be monitored weekly, if not daily, is water temperatures, room temperatures, and temperatures on heating units that may be harmful to residents and workers.
Proper procedure for cooling, thawing, and reheating food is necessary to prevent foodborne illnesses. Follow these guidelines in your facility.