John O'Connor

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

Minnix on leaving: Nonprofits will continue to lead the way

Minnix on leaving: Nonprofits will continue to lead the way

In this exclusive interview with McKnight's Editorial Director John O'Connor, LeadingAge CEO and President Larry Minnix shares his thoughts on his upcoming retirement, which he announced late Thursday.

LeadingAge CEO Minnix announces retirement

LeadingAge CEO Minnix announces retirement

LeadingAge's president and CEO of nearly 15 years, Larry Minnix, will retire by the end of 2015, the organization announced late Thursday.

Several rehab organizations blast site-neutral approach

Several rehab organizations blast site-neutral approach

While skilled care organizations are welcoming the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission's vote for limited site-neutral payments, rehab providers remain strongly opposed.

Death notifications irk CNAs

Many certified nursing assistants report they learn about residents' deaths in negative ways, a new U.S.-German investigation has found.

Threat to Medicare pay

Threat to Medicare pay

Believe it or not, there exists a tiny sliver of skilled care facilities that do not receive Medicare funds. And a few other operators have never encountered billing issues with Uncle Sam. Members of this exclusive club need not worry about a new measure that could significantly change Medicare's rules of participation.

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Richards joins Gemino

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