The basic objective of the nursing home reform act is to ensure that residents of nursing homes receive quality care that will result in their achieving or maintaining their highest practicable physical mental and psychosocial well being to secure quality care in nursing homes the nursing home reform act requires the provision of certain . To participate in medicare and medicaid nursing homes must comply with the federal requirements for long term care facilities under federal nursing home regulations nursing homes must have sufficient nursing staff 42 cfr 48330 conduct initially a comprehensive and accurate assessment of each residents functional capacity 42 cfr . The federal government establishes the minimum guidelines for nursing home activities and shares this responsibility with state governments title 42 48315 of the us code of federal regulations cfr addresses the quality of life for nursing home residents the basic law requires nursing facilities also referred . Nursing home residents rights are the legal and moral rights of the residents of a nursing home legislation exists in various jurisdictions to protect such rights an early example of a statute protecting such rights is florida statute 400022 enacted in 1980 and commonly known as the residents rights act. At a minimum federal law specifies that nursing homes must protect and promote the following the nursing home cant require a minimum entrance fee if your care is paid for by medicare or medicaid your resident rights and protections
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