April 01, 2017 - McKnight's Long Term Care News

Print Issue: April 01, 2017

ACO reduces medical costs

An examination of Part D drug spending during the first year of an accountable care organization discovered that medical costs went down and prescription drug spending did not rise.

How to do it … Protecting safety monitors

Resident security and monitoring devices are not only ubiquitous, but they also represent a significant investment for most long-term care operators. Without internal systems in place to protect, inventory and track the devices, many of the items can simply go missing without notice or compensation. Experts weigh in here on best practices how to protect this investment.

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