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Long-term care lessons from a jerk

Long-term care lessons from a jerk

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Walter Isaacson's biography of Steve Jobs has become required reading for many business managers who want to learn more about the man who built Apple. Jobs was brilliant but it can't be refuted he was also a jerk.

Editors' Blog: A bad feeling about Medicare commission plan

Editors' Blog: A bad feeling about Medicare commission plan

The Independent Medicare Advisory Council (IMAC), an idea which is still being tossed around, is cause for concern. It ultimately could act against the best interests of skilled nursing facilities.

Some healthcare groups, lawmakers slam proposal for new agency governing Medicare rates

Some healthcare groups, lawmakers slam proposal for new agency governing Medicare rates

President Obama has proposed creating a new executive agency, the Independent Medicare Advisory Council, to set Medicare payment updates. So far, that idea is meeting strong resistance from the healthcare community, according to recent reports.