Kenneth L. Burgess

Kenneth L. Burgess

Poyner Spruill LLP

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CMS Issues New Surveyor Guidance on Initiating CPR in Nursing Homes and Facility CPR/DNR Policies

In a highly publicized recent case in California, a registered nurse working in an independent living facility refused to initiate cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an elderly resident who was experiencing respiratory...more

11/27/2013 - Advance Directives CMS Healthcare Long Term Care Facilities Medical Liability Nurses Nursing Homes SNF

General Assembly Calls For Study On Increasing Assisted Living Communities In Rural Areas

In a legislative session that continues to leave many North Carolinians of all political persuasions “jaw-dropped,” a bill introduced in the NC House of Representatives, if passed, would require the Department of Health and...more

6/19/2013 - Healthcare HHS Nursing Homes Proposed Legislation Rural Health Care Program

Shorts on Long Term Care - June 2013

In this issue: - What’s Up With Nursing Facility “Mandatory” Corporate Compliance Programs? - Updated OIG Exclusion Guidance Spells Out Recommended Employee Screening Procedures - General Assembly Calls...more

6/19/2013 - CMS Contractors Nursing Homes OIG Retirement Self-Disclosure Requirements Volunteers

Shorts on Long Term Care April 2013

In this issue: - What’s In A Word? N.C. Court of Appeals Invalidates Nursing Home Arbitration Clause Based on Language of the Agreement - “The Climb” — NC Activities Directors Win National Award for Their Work...more

4/10/2013 - Arbitration Arbitration Agreements I-9 Long-Term Care Nursing Homes USCIS

What's In A Word? N.C. Court of Appeals Invalidates Nursing Home Arbitration Clause Based on Language of the Agreement

Many nursing homes and assisted living communities commonly include arbitration agreements as part of their admission agreement and documents. Typically, these agreements require residents or their legal surrogates to...more

4/9/2013 - Arbitration Arbitration Agreements Contract Drafting Mandatory Arbitration Clauses Medical Liability Nursing Homes Unconscionable Contracts

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