Topic: Skilled Nursing Facilities
There’s an increasing number of nursing home specialists entering the long-term care field, a trend that could change care delivery.
What being old and sick in America can mean—and how older patients can navigate the often treacherous journey through the healthcare system.
It's easy to see why nurses are burning out. The question is, what are healthcare leaders going to do about it?
The chief medical officer at a troubled D.C. hospital said that the consulting firm operating the facility has put patients in danger.
In Indiana, many county-owned hospitals purchased or leased nursing homes to take advantage of a wrinkle in Medicaid payment rules.
Trustees at one hospital are "stunned" by the cost of an Epic EHR system and more healthcare tech news from around the web.
Hospitals with a preferred network of skilled nursing facilities reduced readmissions for those patients by a greater rate, according to a new study.
More than a quarter of possible abuse cases in nursing homes go unreported to police, according to a federal audit.
The AMGA has recommended seven ways to cut government red tape and speed the transition from fee-for-service to a value-based reimbursement system.
Hospital staff often believe any guidance they provide to patients beyond a list of nearby facilities could unduly influence their choices.