Topic: Skilled Nursing Facilities
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Medicare Advantage plans appear to steer enrollees to lower-quality nursing homes than traditional Medicare does, according to a new study.
There’s an increasing number of nursing home specialists entering the long-term care field, a trend that could change care delivery.
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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.
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Hospitals with a preferred network of skilled nursing facilities reduced readmissions for those patients by a greater rate, according to a new study.