Editors' Blog: Party week for nursing homes
A Saint Anne resident receives some pampering this week during National Nursing Home Week.
Despite falling occupancy and mounting Medicare payment pressures, a national consulting firm says some providers are poised to benefit from the changing industry by 2020.
Instead of decreasing drug use, prescribers looking to treat behavioral issues among dementia patients merely may be shifting from antipsychotics to mood stabilizers.
A Georgia man charged with threatening five nursing home workers after his sister's death has been sentenced to two years in prison, prosecutors announced Friday.