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Trump administration relaxing oversight of nursing homes

Ms Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, says the proposed rule changes are not about easing up on nursing homes but "about not micromanaging the process".

Washington, DC

THE Trump administration has been working to relax regulations governing America's nursing homes, including rules meant to curb deadly infections among elderly residents.

The main federal regulator overseeing nursing homes proposed the rule changes last summer,...

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