Most Recent Articles by James M. Berklan
Politics truly can make strange bedfellows. A great illustration of this could be the many nursing home operators who might think they don't like President-elect Donald Trump but really could end up loving him.
Kindred Healthcare Inc., which operated more than 200 nursing homes less than a decade ago, is pulling the plug on its skilled nursing facilities.
A federal appeals court has denied review of a South Carolina nursing home's lawsuit against a group of nurses trying to unionize.
Federal health officials say tweaks to the system will enable them to eradicate a massive backlog of Medicare decision appeals in 2019. They made the prediction in a court brief filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in early November.
Rehospitalization rates should continue to be a strong focal point for gauging providers' efficacy in future payment arrangements.