Two New Pieces of Legislation Will Require “Safe Staffing” Measures in New York Hospitals and Nursing Homes
May 10, 2021
The New York legislature has introduced two pieces of legislation that will greatly impact how healthcare facilities in the state are staffed. The first bill, A108/S1168, pertains to hospitals, and the second bill, S.6346/A.7119, pertains to nursing homes. Both proposed laws have passed the Senate and Assembly and await the governor’s signature.