F841: How To Improve Collaboration With Your Medical Director

By Caralyn Davis, Staff Writer - November 14, 2017

The revised Appendix PP, “Guidance to Surveyors for Long-term Care Facilities,” of the State Operations Manual reflects “a growing role for the medical director and a growing expectation for collaboration between the medical director and the director of nursing services (DNS),” says Heidi White, MD, MHS, MEd, CMD, president of AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine, in Columbia, MD. (Find the advance copy of Appendix PP here.)