McKnight's Google Plus
Weekly Round Up
On the Move
Sign up for newsletters
Nursing home nurse misidentified as Powerball winner
Governors call for more Medicaid data access
Kindred, RehabCare settle False Claims allegations for $125 million
Veteran CNA charged in nursing home sexual assault
Golden LivingCenters seeks Supreme Court reversal of arbitration ruling
Court shuts down whistleblower suit against Tutera, Medline
Ask the Care Expert about... Legionnaire's risk from water features
CMS to create new anti-kickback provisions, wants input
CMS unveils care model linking social needs, healthcare
Daily Editors' Notes
The Real Nurse Jackie
Things I Think
The World According to Dr. El
Flu-misty covered memories of the way we were
ACOs and the big squeeze
A tiny Alzheimer's study with huge results
Learning organizations: just as relevant today as in the 1990s
Preparing for value-based care: Questions for every SNF
Does caring for specialty populations hurt your public profile?
Time to end the Dickey Amendment — for good!
Keep up with the population
What's in a name? ... Adding insult to ulcer
Subscribe to Newsletters
McKnight's Technology Awards
What is assisted living?
What types of accommodations/services are available?
Do facilities admit residents with incontinence?
How many assisted living facilities exist?
How much help do assisted living residents need?
How does the assisted living have a unique view toward caregiving?
What do people want in assisted living?
What is a continuing care retirement community (CCRC)?
How does a CCRC provide a care as residents age in place?
What services are usually available at a CCRC?
Do CCRCs generally look the same?
Why are CCRCs growing?
What is a retirement community?
What is independent living?
Can a resident in an independent living setting use a walker?
What is home care?
What services are typically offered in the home care setting?
How many home healthcare agencies exist?
How much is spent on home health care?
Is home health a growing sector?
Has the Medicare Home Health Prospective Payment System helped stabilize this sector?
Long-Term Care Overview
What is the long-term care continuum?
What is long-term care?
What is a skilled nursing facility?
How many nursing homes exist?
Are most nursing homes for-profit?
Is this a fragmented industry?
How much is spent on nursing home care each year?
What are the major operating expenses for nursing homes?
Why do nursing homes need access to capital?
Do smaller or non-profits face additional hurdles when trying to access capital?
How do nursing homes obtain revenues?
What short-term trends are affecting nursing homes?
What is CMS?
Where does CMS have offices?
What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid?
What is the Regulatory Reform Initiative?
What is a participating provider?
What is CLIA?
What are the measures that have been selected for the Nursing Home Quality Initiative?
How do we know the quality measures are based on accurate data?
How does CMS collect information for Nursing Home Compare?
What is subacute care?
Subacute care falls between nursing home care and hospital care?
How are programs typically set up?
What additional resources are needed to launch a subacute care program?
Profile: Betty Frandsen
Design Decisions: Focus on resident privacy
Day in the Life: Composing a memorable winner