nursing home bill http://wkms.org en KY House Passes Nursing Home Background Checks Bill http://wkms.org/post/ky-house-passes-nursing-home-background-checks-bill <p>The Kentucky House has approved a proposal to create a registry of people ineligible for employment at long-term care facilities based on criminal record checks.&nbsp; The bill passed 62-36 Tuesday.&nbsp; The bill, which would fingerprint prospective employees as part of the background check process, would be initially funded by a $3 million federal grant and a $1 million state grant. Wed, 07 Mar 2012 19:04:00 +0000 Shelly Baskin & from the Associated Press 17186 at http://wkms.org