McKnight's Daily Update takes a holiday break
In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, McKnight's LTC News Daily Update will be taking a break. Our next installment will be published Monday, Nov. 29. Happy Thanksgiving!
Specialized hospital units for patients under observation status could dramatically reduce the number of seniors forced to pay out-of-pocket for skilled nursing care, according to findings in the current issue ...
A successful program to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections in hospitals will be expanded into long-term care settings nationwide, under a contract recently awarded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
A newly developed "electronic brief" has been designed to improve the quality of incontinence care in skilled nursing facilities, according to a report from the Australian Associated Press.