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Pride by association for long-term care pros

Pride by association for long-term care pros

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At their blandest, associations can be conglomerations of disparate members, known for collecting dues for unrecognized purposes and forming mission statements that are forgotten quicker than they are created. But when they get something right, the meaning and impact of their work can bring no bigger smile to your face.

New flu vaccine could be used more widely than current versions

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A new type of influenza vaccine was approved Wednesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and will soon be available in limited quantities, providing another weapon against the seasonal virus wreaking havoc in long-term care settings around the country.

A sweep of genius in long-term care procurement

A sweep of genius in long-term care procurement

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Just say "cheese" was my first reaction when I saw the notice.

State unloads tens of thousands of respirators on long-term care providers

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Skilled nursing facilities in California will receive tens of thousands of N95 respirators, officials said Friday.