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State: District of Columbia
Subject Matter: Patient Safety and Abuse Prevention Act of 2009
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Providers on the hook for background check costs under Patient Safety act

March 20, 2009

The Patient Safety and Abuse Prevention Act of 2009, which was reintroduced in the Senate this week by Sens. Herb Kohl (D-WI) and Susan Collins (R-ME), would not reimburse providers for the cost of federal background checks for potential nursing home employees. 

Document Author: Sens. Herb Kohl D-WI and Susan Collins R-ME
Firm/Company: US Congress
Document Date: January 1, 1970
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