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Because They Deserve to be Heard, Major Changes for Nursing Home Residents

In late September, 2016 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a rule banning forced arbitration clauses in federally funded long term care facilities.  Forced arbitration clauses essentially silence abused and neglected residents by eliminating their right to legal redress in a court of law. Issues are settled by third party arbitrators. Arbitrators are -->