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After ‘Frenzied’ Year-End Of Skilled Nursing Deals, PDPM And Continued Upheaval Likely To Drive More M&A

February 23, 2020, Maggie Flynn, Skilled Nursing News - The pace of skilled nursing transactions kicked up several notches as 2019 rolled to a close, and multiple deal announcements have crossed the wires to start 2020.  FAbbey Mansfield Ruby, who recently joined the law firm Waller Lansden…

Can We Be Inspired?

February 19, 2020, Steve Monroe, SeniorCare Investor - High-end urban senior living may be the next big thing, but it will not be cheap.  So, I was on a train Monday heading out of New York City and I looked up and saw an ad on the wall with a big “Senior Living” in the middle. …

Welltower Continues Asset Reshuffle

February 14, 2020, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - The major M&A moves keep on coming from Welltower, as the REIT giant continues to reshuffle assets.  And this is as good a time as any, since according to The…

Coding Errors, Missed Payments, And CMS Red Flags: Navigating The Next Phase of PDPM

February 13, 2020, Alex Spanko, Skilled Nursing News - Data from the first quarter of the new Medicare payment model has been generally positive for skilled nursing operators, but it’s important for players in the space to realize that we’re still in the early innings of a change that could…

What To Do About Medicaid Payments

February 12, 2020, Steve Monroe, SeniorCare Investor - The games that states and skilled nursing providers have to play to try to get appropriate Medicaid funding has got to change.  There has been a lot of talk about what may happen to supplemental Medicaid payments, most of which come under…

Values Surge Despite Persistent Worries

February 5, 2020, Steve Monroe, SeniorCare Investor - We are diligently working on the 2020 edition of the Senior Care Acquisition Report, which we hope to have ready for publication by the end of the month. …

Multifamily Investors Are On The Hunt In 2020

February 5, 2020, Charlie Mentzer & Brad Waite, GlobeSt.com Buyers will be out in force in 2020.  That was the emphatic message delivered by attendees who took our annual survey at the GlobeSt. Apartments Conference in Los…

Genesis Inks $79M Deal To Cede Control Of 19 Facilities

February 4, 2020, Alex Spanko, Skilled Nursing News - Genesis HealthCare (NYSE: GEN) on Tuesday announced a set of deals that will see the skilled nursing giant transfer control of 19 facilities in the West to a regional operator — while also still serving as a provider of back-office support…

Genesis HealthCare Sheds More SNFs

February 4, 2020, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - Genesis HealthCare continues to pare down its skilled nursing portfolio, putting the leaner company on surer financial and operational footing.  The provider entered into a series of agreements with New Generation…