John O'Connor

Editorial Director

John O'Connor has been with McKnight's for more than two decades. He oversees the editorial team and the content they produce. A University of Illinois graduate, John lives in the Chicago area with his wife and two children.

Most Recent Articles by John O'Connor

A rotten, stinking mess

A rotten, stinking mess

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Well, the great state of Illinois finally has an operating budget.

LTC providers: Senate vote to kill 'skinny' healthcare bill 'the right move' for residents

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Provider groups exhaled Friday following the death of a so-called "skinny repeal" healthcare bill that could have opened the door to Medicaid funding cuts.

Reform's new 'lynchpin'

Reform's new 'lynchpin'

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The long-term care sector is reeling a bit, thanks to two recent developments.

Earn some extra credit

Earn some extra credit

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It wasn't long ago that this sector described itself as high-touch, but not high-tech.

Well, look who's back

Well, look who's back

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It wasn't too long ago that thousands of nursing homes were fleeing the Medicaid program.

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