Economic indicators rise, but staffing conditions still keeping SNFs down
James M. Berklan
Apr 17, 2023
A rash of seemingly positive economic indicators issued in recent days might lead nursing home operators and owners to think the incredible operating and financial pressures of the past 18 months are finally...
Medicaid daily revenue hits record as skilled nursing occupancy dispute flares
James M. Berklan
Apr 03, 2023
Medicaid revenue per patient day in skilled nursing facilities rose to a record level in January, even as similar measures for Medicare retreated.
Skilled nursing hits pandemic occupancy high but stakeholders still must change, consultant asserts
Nov 08, 2022
Nursing home occupancy continues to rise but rates are still below pre-pandemic levels, indicating it’s time for stakeholders to acknowledge there’s been irreversible change and time to diversify,...
Occupancy growth points to 2021 rebound, but too many unknowns to forecast outright stabilization
May 07, 2021
A lot still remains unknown on if and how quick pre-pandemic occupancy levels will return for skilled nursing operators despite the measure showing signs of stabilization to start the year.
SNF industry in a ‘challenging state’ as occupancy falls; Medicaid revenue up
Jul 09, 2020
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has the “skilled nursing industry in a challenging state right now,” one expert noted after new data revealed occupancy at SNFs dropped to 78.9% by the end of April.
SNF occupancy continues to hit new lows, NIC report shows
Sep 15, 2017
Skilled nursing facility occupancy dropped to 81.7% — its lowest point in five years — in the second quarter of 2017, according to a report released Thursday by the National Investment Center for Seniors...
Oak Grove Capital named top seniors housing lender
Apr 01, 2014
Fannie Mae has named Oak Grove Capital as a top seniors housing lender, ranking it No. 2 on its 2013 list of Top DUS Producers for Seniors Housing.