Following are comments that LTCCC has submitted to various government bodies on issues relevant to LTC consumers. Some of these comments were made independently while others were issued jointly with other organizations.

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Joint Alert: Important Update To Nursing Home Compare Will Enable Public To I.D. Facilities With A History Of Abuse (October 2019)
Alert: Nursing Home Deregulation Continues, Despite Substantial Risks to Residents (September 2019)
CMS Finalizes Pre-Dispute Arbitration Rollback (July 2019)
Consumer Statement on Nursing Home Reimbursement, Safety, & Accountability (April 2019)
LTCCC/CMA Statement: Patient Driven Payment Model What Does It Mean For Residents? (October 2019)
LTCCC/CMA Statement: Stop Drugging Nursing Home Residents Without Their Written Consent (August 2019)
CMS Releases Special Focus Facility Candidate List But Transparency Issues Remain (July 2019)
Resident Advocates’ Statement on Nursing Home Care Senate Hearing (March 2019)
Comments On Requirements For Long Term Care Facilities: Regulatory Provisions to Promote Efficiency (September 2019)
NURSING HOME RESIDENTS AT RISK: PROPOSALS TO REDUCE SURVEY FREQUENCY FOR “TOP-PERFORMING” NURSING HOMES ARE DANGEROUS (August 2019)
Consumer Statement on Proposed 2020 Nursing Home Reimbursement & Group Therapy (June 2019)
LTCCC/CMA Joint Statement on Turmoil in the Nursing Home Industry (January 2019)

Older Statements

LTCCC/CMA Statement Proposed Labor Rules (November 2018)
Under-Enforcement and Rollbacks: Children Die at a Nursing Home (November 2018)
LTCCC/CMA Statement Medical Loss Ratio (August 2018)
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (June 2018)
LTCCC Submission UN Human Rights Midterm Report (April 2018)
LTCCC Submission UN Human Rights (2014)
Consumer Statement Rush Act (October 2018)

Older Comments

LTCCC/CMA Comments on Emergency Preparedness Rollback (November 2018)
LTCCC Comments NYS Adult Care Facility Proposed Admission & Retention Standards (November 2018)
Consumer Comments on Changes to Imposition of Federal Remedies (November 2017)