One indicator of smart fiscal practices is maintaining balance between spending and revenues. Occasionally deficits may be necessary.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the states, and all other regulators should vigorously enforce all regulations in long-term services and supports (LTSS) facilities and
Federal and state licensing standards should require that nursing facilities and assisted living/residential care settings have well-developed, feasible, and practiced emer
Government budgets reflect the priorities of policymakers.