News Briefs From Around the State
November 16, 2023
Barrasso, Lummis express concern over nursing home staffing rule
CHEYENNE (WNE) — U.S. Sens. John Barrasso and Cynthia Lummis, both R-Wyo., sent a letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) regarding the agency’s proposed minimum staffing standards in nursing homes.
A news release from the Senate delegation’s office said they “disapprove of the administration’s one-size-fits-all approach that does not account for the needs of rural states, such as Wyoming.”
The release said, “Should the proposed rule become a requirement, it will...