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The shift to value based payment models, drug repackaging restrictions and consolidations are among the biggest concerns for the long-term care pharmacy sector, according to report released Thursday by research firm Avalere Health and the Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition.
Flu vaccines with four times the strength of a regular flu shot may help decrease the rate of flu-related hospitalizations in nursing homes, according to a new study.
For-profit long-term care facilities have significantly higher rates of mortality and hospital admissions than their not-for-profit counterparts, new research has found.
A New York nursing home has admitted to tampering with records in an attempt to cover up the circumstances of a resident's 2012 death.
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