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5 Star Rating System for Nursing Homes

CMS created the 5 Star Rating System to help consumers, their families, and caregivers compare nursing home services.  Nursing homes are rated on three domains - health inspection surveys, staffing and quality measures.  This video series explores the components of the 5 Star system and provides tips to improve a facility's score.




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