A tsunami of information has skilled nursing facilities searching for ways to shore up against the deluge that could wash over the long-term care industry
The procrastination is over for the conversion to ICD-10 coding. After the third postponement of the start date last year, officials are adamant about starting the new format Oct. 1.
In the 10 years since the Bush Administration launched its healthcare interoperability initiative by creating the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, a lot of progress has been made toward the goal of an interconnected healthcare continuum.
Assembling a well-coordinated medication management team requires solid communication, collaboration and convergence of clinical professionals
New construction funding for skilled nursing facilities remains scarce, but lenders say they will listen if operators present a convincing case for building.