James M. Berklan

Editor

James M. Berklan has been the Editor of McKnight's Long-Term Care News and its affiliated publications since 2001. A graduate of Northwestern and John Carroll universities, he resides in the Chicago area with his wife and two children.

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Provider pushes back, gets relief from social-media penalties

Provider pushes back, gets relief from social-media penalties

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While long-term care officials agree that photos and videos of nursing home residents should not be taken or posted to social media without consent, some operators are pushing back.

Providers incited over Medicaid provisions in Senate health bill

Providers incited over Medicaid provisions in Senate health bill

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Senate Republicans emerged Thursday to release details of their health reform bill that would repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, and providers made no secret out of their displeasure.

New LeadingAge center will tackle workforce problems

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LeadingAge announced Wednesday that it has formed the Center for Workforce Solutions to better assist providers with employee recruitment, training and retention.

Deeper Medicaid cuts reportedly in Senate health bill

Deeper Medicaid cuts reportedly in Senate health bill

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) planned to share on Thursday morning a so-called "discussion draft" of a health reform bill that is likely to cause long-term providers a lot of worry.

Providers join rally in Washington against potential Medicaid cuts

Providers join rally in Washington against potential Medicaid cuts

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Hundreds of protesters, accompanied by a handful of animated members of Congress, rallied against potential Medicaid cuts Tuesday on the northeast lawn of the U.S. Capitol.

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