How Accurate are Star Ratings?
According to this article, nursing home star ratings, which rely on a significant amount of self-reporting, may not always be accurate. Read the story
Restrictions Added for Hydrocodone Products
The Drug Enforcement Association has imposed new restrictions on hydrocodone combination products such as Vicodin, making them ineligible for automatic refill and allowing fewer pills per prescription, and the decision has come under fire by long-term care advocates who worry that it will impede patients’ access to needed pain medications.Read the story Read Full Post