Elizabeth Leis Newman

Senior Editor

Elizabeth Newman is the senior editor at McKnight's Long-Term Care News. She was previously the Editorial Manager at LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, and is a former newspaper reporter. She is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. Elizabeth lives in Chicago.

Most Recent Articles by Elizabeth Leis Newman

Cardinal Health, McKesson facing hundreds of opioid lawsuits

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Settlement talks for about 300 opioid lawsuits against Cardinal Health are ongoing, according to local reports.

Medicaid growth expected to slow, Medicare to accelerate

Medicaid growth expected to slow, Medicare to accelerate

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Medicaid is projected to grow at a 5.8% rate through 2026, slower than previous years, according to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Office of Actuary data released Wednesday.

An ER visit can signal decline

An ER visit can signal decline

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Visiting the emergency room can signal the beginning of serious health challenges for an older person even when he or she is not admitted, researchers from the Yale University School of Medicine contend.

Anxiety is tied to Alzheimer's

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Anxiety symptoms that increase over time have been linked to elevated amyloid beta levels and the early signs of Alzheimer's, according to Brigham and Women's Hospital researchers.

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