Long-term Care

Payroll Data Shows Reality of SNF Staffing Problem

Facilities can better prepare to defend themselves by understanding and…

CMS Ruling: LTC Patients Not Required to Sign Binding Arbitration Agreements to Receive Care

CMS announces final rule on binding arbitration agreements in long-term…

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…

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…

11 Risk Factors for Infections Among the Elderly

Infections in long-term care (LTC) facilities are associated with higher…

5 Interventions to Prevent Falls in Nursing Facilities

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