Assisted Living Contract Terminations
Assisted Living Contract Terminations
Product Code: 2232W

This session will educate participants on the requirements under the Assisted Living laws for involuntary contract terminations, non-renewal of contracts, and emergency relocations. Attorneys Rebecca Coffin and Ryan Usher will review facility requirements starting with the pre-termination meeting notice through relocation planning. The session will provide details on appeal hearings, the facility and resident burdens of proof, and common hurdles providers face upon appeals. We will discuss strategies to avoid involuntary terminations and how to address appeal requests. Examples of non-payment and threatening behavioral issues will be addressed in this context.

Learning objectives
  • Identify requirements under Minnesota Statutes Chapter 144G and related rules regarding assisted living
  • Discuss and learn strategies for avoiding common legal pitfalls of the new requirements
  • Analyze realistic scenarios to determine best practices to ensure consistent compliance with the new requirements applicable to assisted living contract terminations
Speaker imageRebecca Coffin
Partner, Voigt, Rodè, Boxeth & Coffin

Rebecca K. Coffin is a Partner with the law firm of Voigt, Rodè, Boxeth & Coffin, practicing in health law including accounts receivable, regulatory compliance and HIPAA compliance.  Ms. Coffin represents providers on nursing home and home care licensing including change of ownership. Ms. Coffin also practices in employment law and advises clients on a variety of employment and labor issues. She currently represents a number of nursing homes, home care agencies and assisted living providers.

Ryan UsherRyan Usher
Attorney, Voigt, Rodè, Boxeth & Coffin

Ryan D. Usher is an Associate Attorney at Voigt, Rodè, Boxeth & Coffin, LLC, an represents clients in the areas of collections, civil litigation, employment law, contract drafting/review, data practices, and regulatory compliance and appeals. Mr. Usher is a 2017 graduate from The George Washington University Law School.

Original Air Date: 10/07/2022
Length: 120 minutes Category: Senior Housing, Assisted Living, & Home Care
CEs: CEs are not offered for free, archived online education
Discounted member price: 70.00
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