We often see a phenomenon in rehab patients at initial presentation. Many times they are not as they appear.
With therapy documentation being put under the microscope more than ever, you would be wise to make sure standardized assessment tools are at your fingertips. Unbiased views of data and outcomes information are what you need for care planning and execution.
Finding and training qualified nurses remains one of the field's top challenges, the head of a top senior care nurses' group said Monday.
How could we not see it coming? That's the question I asked myself Tuesday.
Failure to keep up with the changes could be costly for providers, experts warned, so CMS released a memo to clarify a number of questions from skilled nursing facility operators.
The quality of nursing home care is improving — and residents and their families are noticing. That's the message two industry researchers want administrators and caregivers to take away from new survey findings.