Liza Berger, Author at McKnight's Long Term Care News

Liza Berger

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November 2018 LTCN, Page 33, Salary Survey

Analysis: Admin pay up 3.19%, as DONs gain 2.34%

A red-hot economy. More competition from the acute-care sector. Higher resident acuity. All of these factors, along with a leveling-off of salaries for leadership positions, have contributed to a situation that has allowed nurses — from staff nurses to lead certified nursing assistants — to command higher salary increases. By these and other measures, signs…

Salaries for admins near $107k, DONs $93k

Salaries for admins near $107k, DONs $93k

By most indications, the U.S. economy is humming along, following years of recession and recovery. That robustness has had a lopsided effect on nursing homes, leading to increased competition for certain clinical positions, such as nurses and frontline staff, and reduced competition for administrators and directors of nursing.

Winning the drug war

Winning the drug war

Often forgotten or glossed over, there is still one sure answer to questions about how to improve medication mismanagement: have better documentation

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