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Evidence-based reasons for why some nursing homes serving Medicaid-heavy populations outperform others will soon be available.
Long-term care leaders on Monday called a first-ever federal timeline for greater levels of bundled and other alternative payments "aggressive" but "a good thing."
Two federal lawmakers are calling on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to crack down on states that don't enforce eligibility and asset-transfer regulations.
The Illinois Supreme Court unanimously ruled that a nursing home must pay a bed tax even if it does not receive a benefit.
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"What is your favorite place in the building where you work, and why?"
Send your answer to Staff Writer Tim Mullaney at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, title, name of your workplace and its location. When possible, please include a picture of yourself. Your answer may appear in McKnight's Long-Term Care News.
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