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Acuity takes a seat

Acuity takes a seat

Clinical conditions and needs play a big role in furnishing choices for long-term care communities; what you choose influences who you serve — and vice versa

Smartphone worm could put LTC facilities' data at risk

Smartphone worm could put LTC facilities' data at risk

The proliferation of wireless devices and seemingly limitless supply of apps have advanced communications capabilities to wondrous new heights. But there is a dark side as well, typified by the vulnerabilities to cyber-attack and having vital information stolen by hackers that a research team at Syracuse University has found.

Avoiding water falls

Avoiding water falls

Bathing can cause serious injuries to residents and staff; using ergonomically correct techniques and sound transfer procedures promotes safe experiences

HHS says providers should use tool for risk assessment

HHS says providers should use tool for risk assessment

The HHS Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and Office for Civil Rights are making a new security risk assessment tool available to help small- to mid-sized providers conduct their own risk assessments.

Big data headaches

Big data headaches

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

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