Nursing homes face tougher grading system on federal website

February 20, 2015 9:21 PM

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The federal government has toughened its grading system for nursing homes, making it harder for a facility to earn top marks.

The new evaluation system, available to consumers Friday, Feb. 20, also measures nursing homes' use antipsychotic medications and provides more scrutiny on staffing levels.

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