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Implementation of New Federal Regulations   (This article is reprinted from an "Justice in Aging" article) The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released new federal nursing facility regulations in 2016. The vast majority of the regulations became effective in November 2016, but some components are newly effective as of November 2017. The new “Phase Two” requirements include, among other things:
The Office of State Courts Administrator (OSCA) handles the overall administrative and technical support services for the courts in Missouri.  OSCA’s duties relate to all levels of Missouri’s court system.  OSCA has a website that provides information about our court system as well as self-help information and forms on this site.   Click OSCA to access the website.  If you click on the this link you will be leaving this website.  
Greitens signs bill that raises standards for fired employees to win discrimination cases Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens signed legislation that critics say will make discrimination lawsuits filed by terminated employees almost impossible to win in court.  Go to the Article...   This article was published in the Kansas City Star on June 30, 2017.  The full article is on their website.  
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