Behavioral Health

OSHA fines nursing home for failing to protect staff from violent residents

OSHA fines nursing home for failing to protect staff from violent residents

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A federal investigation has found a Colorado nursing home failed to adequately protect staff from residents who grabbed, kicked, bit and punched at them, causing cuts and bruises.

Deadline for mental health plan comments midnight Monday

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Advocates for better mental health services for adults will be pressing until at least midnight Monday to have comments submitted to include seniors in a new federal behavioral health plan,

Providers strive to diversify services, payment streams

Providers strive to diversify services, payment streams

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Companies in the post-acute sector have been seeking deals to diversify their services and limit their reliance on Medicare, according to a recent analysis from investment banking firm TripleTree.