Elizabeth Leis Newman

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 lives in Chicago with her husband and three cats.

Most Recent Articles by Elizabeth Leis Newman

Experts call for larger pharmacist role in medication management

Pharmacists should be able to tap into a resident's full electronic health record as a way to improve care, industry experts said Tuesday during the Long Term and Post Acute Care Health IT Summit in Baltimore.

Interoperability dominates as major theme of LTC tech conference

Interoperability dominates as major theme of LTC tech conference

Bundled payments, data assessment and standardization and changing payment models dominated the first full day of the Long Term and Post Acute Care Health IT Summitin Baltimore.

NorthStar Healthcare Income buys $639M CCRC portfolio

NorthStar Healthcare Income Inc. has closed on a $639.3 million portfolio of 15 continuing care retirement communities, the company has announced.

Latest dehydration tool is a pressurized fluid reservoir

Latest dehydration tool is a pressurized fluid reservoir

Despite dozens of studies on dehydration in the elderly, little research offers conclusive advice on how to solve the problem. A new device hopes to help by using a system that sprays high volumes of fluid into the mouth.

Practitioner tool updated for mobile use

PointClickCare released its latest version of an ePrescribing and Physician Encounters line at the AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care conference in March.

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