Kentucky’s Governor Signs Bill Allowing CCRCs to Offer Home Health Services
KY House Bill 388, introduced in February of this year, also amends KRS 216B.020 to exempt CCRCs from needing a certificate of need in order to provide home health services to its on-campus residents, and repeals 216B.335, a limitation on the establishment of nursing home beds.
The bill has three sponsors, state representatives Jesse Crenshaw, Robert R. Damron, and Ruth Ann Palumbo. In March, it was signed by the state’s Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate before being delivered to the governor and eventually signed on April 11.
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Written by Alyssa Gerace