New Mexico and Nurse Aide Training Waivers

I have been doing some research into the issue of Nurse Aide Training Waivers in New Mexico. Given that many facilities in New Mexico are located in small rural communities, losing Nurse Aide Training due to survey issues is a huge problem for some of those facilities. What can such a facility do when there is an urgent need for Nurse Aide Training during the time period the facility is disallowed from the program? The Federal Regulations allow waivers in some instances. Note that 42 USC … [Read more...]