Any way you slice it, the past year and half has left many in this field feeling out in the cold.
Skilled nursing occupancy ticked upward for a second month. Will such small gains be enough?
Jun 04, 2021
Skilled nursing occupancy climbed ever-so-slightly for a second straight month in March, reaching 71.6%, according to the latest NIC MAP data released Thursday afternoon.
More than one-third of operators believe occupancy will return to pre-pandemic levels in 2021: survey
Mar 29, 2021
Long-term care operators appear to be “cautiously optimistic” after a new survey by the National Investment for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) found that more than one-third of organizations believe...
SNF occupancy reaches another record low, NIC finds
Nov 05, 2020
Skilled nursing operators again saw record occupancy declines due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, new data released Wednesday by the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) revealed.
SNF occupancy drops to record low in June
Sep 14, 2020
Skilled nursing occupancy levels dropped by 41 basis points to 74.8% during the month of June as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic — a new record low, according to new data released by the National Investment...
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.
New data highlights coronavirus risks in nursing homes
Mar 19, 2020
Investigators have compiled data for key areas where nursing home residents and operations could be uniquely vulnerable to infection.
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Mar 09, 2018
Skilled nursing occupancy falls in Q4, despite dramatic flu season impact … GAO: Home health providers have too much sway over which patient cases get reviewed … ‘Urgent’ need for...
Less heads in the beds: NIC
Feb 09, 2018
How low can it go? That’s a question many operators are ask- ing in the wake of a report by the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care that reveals declining census numbers.
Skilled nursing occupancy rate hits 5-year low
Jan 08, 2018
Occupancy levels in skilled care settings dropped to a five-year low of 81.6% in the third quarter, according to the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care.