Editors' Blog: Misrepresenting advance care planning
Researchers question end-of-life practices at nursing homes
A panel of witnesses debated the merits of the False Claims Act before a Judiciary subcommittee meeting Wednesday, with one former attorney general arguing current policy provokes unfair litigation and "coercive" settlements.
Medicare skilled nursing facility reimbursements will increase by $750 million next year under a final payment rule announced Wednesday by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
A nurse at a Life Care Centers of America facility in Colorado was not notified that she would be threatened and taken hostage by a gunman as part of an active shooter drill, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday.