New Law Aims for Safer Senior Homes

1 decade 2 years 4 months ago Monday, July 10 2006 Jul 10, 2006 Monday, July 10, 2006 10:13:28 PM CDT July 10, 2006 in News
Today governor blunt signed a bill that he says will make assisted living homes in missouri safer for seniors. The bill requires an individualized service plan to give residents more choices in their care. It also requires a staff large enough for 24 hour care and a proctection plan for residents in case of an emergency. The governor also signed two other bills today. One bill allows taxpayers to give a portion of their tax refund to the missouri cervical cancer awareness and treatment program. The other bill makes it harder to win a malpractice suit in missouri. It gives the department of insurance more authority to reject premiums that are unfair or discriminatory.

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