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Marketing Matters: Keeping marketing running

Marketing Matters: Keeping marketing running

Many organizations struggle with keeping marketing going to realize its full value; but did you know you can automate it?

Advice for nursing homes seeking five stars

Advice for nursing homes seeking five stars

Serious concerns about the quality of care in nursing homes had been expressed for decades.

New options in financing long-term care

New options in financing long-term care

Medicaid is not a sustainable way to pay for long-term care.

Fighting biological contaminants with UV light systems

Fighting biological contaminants with UV light systems

When is the last time someone cleaned the ice dispenser at your nurses' stations? If you can't remember, your facility may be at risk for health-compromising mold.

Avoid these 'gotchas' in PBJ reporting

Avoid these 'gotchas' in PBJ reporting

The latest communications from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services indicate mandatory PBJ submission will not be delayed. Most skilled nursing facilities are starting the work to prepare for the first Payroll-Based Journal submission that is due no later than November 14.

Life safety codes reflect homelike environments

Life safety codes reflect homelike environments

We recently passed the two-year anniversary of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announcing that they would be adopting the 2012 Life Safety Code.

Taking the CCRC back to school

Taking the CCRC back to school

In the vision of Berry College founder Martha Berry, spires atop buildings should draw the eye heavenward and direct the mind toward a positive place. When it opens for residence, The Spires at Berry College will embody her uplifting perspective — not only in its architecture, but also in its atmosphere.

Top three risks of acuity creep

Top three risks of acuity creep

"Acuity creep," as it's come to be known, can be defined as a gradual decline in a resident's ability to live within their currently designated level of care.

The importance of LTC benchmarking

The importance of LTC benchmarking

An example of a long-term care organization embracing the new marriage of data benchmarking and performance improvement was Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative's partnership with the Vincentian Collaborative System in southwestern Pennsylvania

End-of-life care: New threat of under-treatment for pain

End-of-life care: New threat of under-treatment for pain

While policy proposals could help to restrain the sweeping misuse and diversion of opioids, they must be tempered by the need to ensure safe and effective analgesia for those with pain associated with serious medical illness.

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