Kimberly Marselas

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For-profit shortfalls deserve  additional safeguards: report

For-profit shortfalls deserve additional safeguards: report

A study in PLOS Medicine argues that previous research pointing to allegedly inferior care in for-profit skilled nursing facilities should drive the development of ways to protect vulnerable residents.

PA provider OKs $15 wage

A Pennsylvania long-term care provider has agreed to a new contract that will pay most certified nursing assistants $15 an hour within five years.

Broken skin

Broken skin

Liability threats of non-healing pressure ulcers put providers on the hotseat

Shift work exacting a heavy toll on women, study reveals

Shift work exacting a heavy toll on women, study reveals

Shift work could negatively affect women more than men, suggests a British study comparing performance after 28-hour schedules that delayed sleep-wake cycles.

GAO: More workplace protection needed

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration should do more to protect healthcare employees from workplace violence, according to a federal report.

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