Elizabeth Leis Newman

Senior Editor

Elizabeth Newman is the senior editor at McKnight's Long-Term Care News. She was previously the Editorial Manager at LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, and is a former newspaper reporter. She is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. Elizabeth lives in Chicago.

Most Recent Articles by Elizabeth Leis Newman

Profile: Frank Grosso

Profile: Frank Grosso

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A chance conversation with a pharmacist changed Frank Grosso's life.

Providers told: take high road

Providers told: take high road

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The leader of the second-largest nursing home association in America called on members in March to act passionately but politely when lobbying members of Congress.

Facility sued after resident dies from choking on candy

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An Illinois nursing home is being sued after a blind resident ingested hard candy and choked to death, according to a wrongful death lawsuit.

Non-citizen claims pull Michigan Medicaid agency back to court

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A non-citizen resident and a refugee can continue with their lawsuit against the Michigan Medicaid agency that originally told them they were only eligible for emergency services, a court has ruled.

CMS proposes delaying new home health regulations

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Home health agencies would have more time to meet new conditions of participation under a new proposal from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. That may give hope to skilled nursing providers looking for their own extra time.

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