NHI Sees Promise As Health Systems Move Into Skilled Nursing

July 5, 2018, Maggie Flynn, Skilled Nursing News - Recent deals by nonprofit health systems ProMedica and Sanford Health to acquire skilled nursing facility operations have put the sector on notice — and one CEO can understand why.  Eric Mendelsohn, the President…

Almost 40% Of Surveyed M&A Executives Are Considering Long-Term Care

July 2, 2018, Lois Bowers, McKnight's Senior Living - Almost 40% of surveyed M&A executives are considering long-term care.  The category of home health, long-term care and hospice services holds high interest for more than…

Skilled Care Operators Feeling The Pinch

July 2, 2018, John O'Connor, McKnight's Long-Term Care News - “This is going to be the wave of the future.”  If you happen to be a long-term care operator looking for words to live by, the above sentence is a pretty good choice.  But first some context.

Having An In-House Insurance Plan Could Signal PDPM Success

July 1, 2018, Maggie Flynn, Skilled Nursing News - Several skilled nursing providers have turned to in-house insurance plans to take greater control of the overall care process, and the move could pay off if the government’s new proposed reimbursement model

Green Spaces Associated With Less Frailty In Older Adults

July 1, 2018, Lois Bowers, McKnight's Senior Living - Green spaces are good for the frailty status of older adults, according to a study published in the latest issue of JAMDA:…