Litigation Review: Roundup

As of April 2019, over 11,200 people have sued in…

The Challenges and Opportunities of Payroll-Based Staffing Data for Your Facility

Skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) around the country are feeling the…

Crittenden Insurance Conference: Mega Verdicts on the Rise

Reasons for this mega verdict trend are speculative, but here…

Understanding the Systemic Effects of Opioids can Help Mitigate Litigation Risk

As the opioid crisis continues, we are likely to see…

Arbitration Agreements in Long-term Care

Arbitration agreements in long-term care have been the subject of…

A Look at Long-term Care Litigation and Liability Risks

To evaluate liability risk, aging services providers need to be…

Current Opioid Litigation and the Role of Medical Record Reviews

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), from 1999…

Cloning in EHR can lead to fraud, patient harm

Documentation integrity is critical for avoiding fraudulent billing, HIPAA violations,…

Is Your Facility Too Lenient on Physician Certifications?

Problems with documentation in skilled nursing facilities (SNF) often lead…

CMS Extends Moratorium on Phase 2 Enforcement Penalties

In November, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)…

10 Nutritional Considerations for Long-Term Care Residents

Nutrition is major focus at many nursing facilities because it…

7 Ways to Adjust Nursing Home Patient Care Plans After a Fall

Falls are an enormous issue in long-term care facilities, and…