UHS-Pruitt

UHS announces new CCO

UHS announces new CCO

UHS-Pruitt Corporation announced a new Chief Clinical Officer, Ryan "Bucky" Beddingfield. He began at UHS-Pruitt as a consultant pharmacist in 2001

UHS-Pruitt changes name to PruittHealth

UHS-Pruitt Corporation, which has more than 200 locations throughout the Southeast and its headquarters in Georgia, is changing its name to PruittHealth.

Nursing home lobbying merger was a long time in coming

Nursing home lobbying merger was a long time in coming

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Almost immediately after the 2006 schism that threatened to fully tear them fully apart, some stakeholders wanted to see the Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care remain united with the American Health Care Association. Gradual Alliance attrition, combined with the effects of hard knocks from regulators and lawmakers, helped make it a reality this week.

Providers should focus on quality indicators to cope with payment changes, executive advises

Providers should focus on quality indicators to cope with payment changes, executive advises

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Changing payment models and an impending budget debate in Congress will force nursing homes to do more with fewer resources, a top long-term care executive told McKnight's.