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SNFs May Preview Quality Scores and Ratings

Skilled-nursing facilities may now preview their Minimum Data Set (MDS) quality scores and 5-Star Quality Rating reports on the Welcome page of the MDS website, as well as information regarding facility ownership reported to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The information will be publicly available on the Nursing Home Compare website beginning July 19. For assistance, providers may call the 5-Star Helpline at (800) 839-9290, which will be open for an extended period from June 18 through Aug. 3, or e-mail