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Advocacy Tools and Successful Practices to Protect Residents from Nursing Facility Discharges Webinar

September 25, 2019        

For the last seven years, complaints regarding nursing facility discharges have been the top complaint received by  Long-Term Care Ombudsman programs.  Presenters  will provide an overview of the Ombudsman Learning Collaborative to Protect Residents Against Nursing Facility-Initiated Discharges project; show how to use federal nursing home regulations and surveyor guidance to address three common complaints about discharge; share examples of legal services and Ombudsman program collaboration; and highlight available resources. Register here.

Presenters: Robyn Grant, Director, Public Policy and Advocacy, National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care; Eric Carlson, Directing Attorney, Justice in Aging; Jamie Freschi, NORC Consultant