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Skilled Nursing Outcomes Don’t Always Improve Along With Star Rating Gain

August 12, 2018, Maggie Flynn, Skilled Nursing News - Hospitalization rates play into the all-important five-star rating for nursing homes, but a new study finds that the two metrics aren’t necessarily correlated.  Improvements in nursing home star ratings were not matched by improvements…

NHI CEO: Investor Sentiment In Skilled Nursing Has Improved

August 12, 2018, John Yedinak, Skilled Nursing News - National Health Investors (NYSE: NHI) executives said this week that oversupply is putting pressure on private-pay senior living operators, but the health care real estate investment trust (REIT) continues to see additional opportunity…

Skilled Nursing Stuck in Awkward Middle

August 12, 2018, Alex Spanko, Skilled Nursing News - Narrowing networks of referral providers have been a top concern for skilled nursing facilities over the last two years, with industry leaders preaching the importance of improving…