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Congress/Consigli Starts Construction Of $60M Skilled Nursing Facility Near New York City

December 11, 2017, Amy Works, REBusiness Online - Congress / Consigli, a joint venture between Congress Building Corp. and Consigli NY, has started construction of White Plains Institute for Nursing and Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing, a skilled nursing facility in the New York City…

Senior Care Group Bankruptcy Expands To Four More Properties

December 11, 2017, Alex Spanko, Skilled Nursing News - Four more facilities owned by Senior Care Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week, bringing the total up to 10.  The Tampa, Fla.-based non-profit — which owns 13 skilled nursing, home health care, and rehab providers…

Advanced Practice Nurses Cut Hospitalizations From SNFs By Almost Half

December 11, 2017, Maggie Flynn, Skilled Nursing News - If a nursing home wants fewer hospitalizations, it needs more nursing personnel.  This was the takeaway from a report released in October on…

New COO Joins MorningStar In ‘High-Energy Growth Mode’

December 11, 2017, Tim Regan, Senior Housing News - Though it’s just his second week on the job, MorningStar Senior Living’s new COO, Jim Parker, is already thinking about the next decade of growth and development.  MorningStar currently is in expansion mode, and Parker is focused on keeping…

Advance Care Planning Is Appropriate

December 11, 2017, Diane Meier, McKnight's Senior Living - Choice and control are key elements of quality healthcare that often are lost in today's over-medicalized healthcare system.  Senior living communities can play an important role in helping their residents take control over their…