With a supportive work environment and plenty of opportunity, Oregon took first in a 2014 ranking of the best and worst states for nursing.
Staffing is a key factor in determining a nursing home's quality of care, according to new state-by-state analysis from advocacy group Families for Better Care.
Nursing facilities are the most dangerous workplace in Maine and the fifth most dangerous workplace in the U.S., according to a new study from an insurance company.
Among states with high percentages of seniors, Maine did the best, with 30% of its homes earning a five-star rating.
One of the popular drumbeats in long-term care is about the importance of "telling our story." But if you go to look for a literal story, you may find yourself coming up short.