CMS Updates Immediate Jeopardy Surveyor Instructions

As previously reported, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released revisions to the State Operations Manual, Appendix Q – Core Guidelines for Determining Immediate Jeopardy, in March of this year.  In this release, CMS inadvertently left out language regarding referring criminal acts to law enforcement.  CMS has reinserted this language into Appendix Q…