Nursing Home Care

Some personality types are more likely to receive nursing home care, researchers find

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Seniors who fit a particular personality profile are more than twice as likely to receive long-term care in a nursing home, according to newly published research in The Milbank Quarterly.

Physician, pharmacist important players in long-term care cases: study

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Interdisciplinary teams that include a nursing home resident's physician and a pharmacist improve quality of care, a new study finds.

LTC industry offers strong job growth in metropolitan areas

To strengthen providers' argument that the GOP's proposed Medicare changes would endanger employees' livelihoods, the Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care has released a report showing the industry's strength as a job creator.

CLASS Act would not increase federal deficit, AAHSA's Manard asserts

CLASS Act would not increase federal deficit, AAHSA's Manard asserts

Barbara Manard, vice president of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Wednesday countered criticism that the CLASS Act would contribute to the federal deficit.