Most Recent Articles by Meg LaPorte
New payment system means training, education and some paradigm shifts
Operators are using new techniques and tools to preserve skin integrity, but there's still no substitute for training, assessments and dedicated staff
Waste watching: When it comes to infection control measures in long-term care, medical waste disposal can't be taken lightly. But providers might actually be overdoing it.Jun 08, 2018
The business of waste — specifically, the business of off-site management of hazardous and non-hazardous medical waste — is big.
A moving experience: Operators are reimagining spaces and designs to maximize possibilities for new therapy and wellness spaces.May 08, 2018
Despite efforts by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to clarify Medicare rules via its coverage manuals and local coverage determinations, some rules are just too broad to interpret specifically, she notes. And so myths persist.