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Study links poor financial performance and 'de facto' nursing home segregation; raises questions about admissions

Study links poor financial performance and 'de facto' nursing home segregation; raises questions about admissions

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Nursing homes with a high proportion of black residents tend to underperform financially, according to recently published research that raises difficult questions about admissions practices and healthcare disparities.

Blacks' end-of-life care preferences often overlooked, study finds

Black patients are less likely than white patients to receive end-of-life care that accurately reflects their preferences, according to new research.