OIG: State Backlogs of Standard Surveys Grew Substantially During COVID-19 Pandemic (7/21) AAPACN Administrator / DNS / Post-Acute Care News / Survey and Regulatory Compliance July 31, 2021 November 3, 2021 Share via: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn (OEI-01-20-00431)States’ backlogs grew substantially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nationally, 71 percent of nursing homes (10,913 of 15,295) had gone at least 16 months without a standard survey as of May 31, 2021. By State, the...Oops! This is member-only content. Please login, sign up for a full membership, or sign up for a free 30-day trial membership to access this content.