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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), previously known as the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), is a federal agency within the United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) that administers the Medicare program and works in partnership with state governments to administer Medicaid, the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), and health insurance portability standards.

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Survey Summary

Nursing home summary information for the Health and Fire Safety Inspections currently listed on Nursing Home Compare, including dates of the three most recent inspections (including those with no deficiencies), and counts of deficiencies sited, overall and within the categories listed on Nursing Home Compare. Data are presented as one inspection cycle per provider. Note that deficiency counts do not include citations from complaint inspections.

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Homepage URL
Contact Name
Nursing Home Compare
Contact Email
Public Access Level
POD Theme
Nursing Home Compare
Bureau Code
009:38 - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Program Code
009:078 - Department of Health and Human Services - Medicare
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