California lawmakers are continuing to press for some of the nation’s toughest requirements for potential nursing home buyers.
Are women standing on the glass ceiling — or not?
May 17, 2022
Thoughts of barriers still preventing women from reaching the sector’s pinnacle put a minor damper on an event otherwise filled with bright spots and inspirational tales.
With REIT ownership of SNFs at 12%, experts question compatibility of business and healthcare goals
May 17, 2022
Last year, real estate investment trusts owned an estimated 12% of all skilled nursing facilities, a level that Harvard researchers say should push policymakers to “ensure that the REIT business model...
Feds’ spotlight on owners could detract from patient focus, experts warn
Apr 21, 2022
An effort to improve transparency into nursing home ownership took a major leap forward when federal officials posted previously non-public data Wednesday. But providers and legal experts cautioned that...
New law presses nursing home operators for broader ownership information
May 14, 2021
New Jersey is placing tougher ownership documentation requirements on nursing home operators in an effort to boost transparency and better track facility purchases within the state.
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Some nursing home operators may soon discover it’s not so easy to hide
Apr 25, 2014
For years, some nursing home operators have relied on an unusual tactic for avoiding lawsuits and other trouble: a catch-me-if-you-can corporate structure. But the future is looking less bright for this...
New law imposes stricter transparency requirements on California nursing homes
Oct 14, 2009
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) signed into law a bill that increases transparency requirements for nursing homes in California.