Parkinson: ‘Stupidity,’ not private equity, dogging some nursing home purchases
James M. Berklan
Oct 05, 2021
Poor business decisions, not the source of investment, have been the bigger problem behind some recent scrutinized nursing home purchases, according to the president and CEO of the country’s largest...
Worried about private equity in skilled nursing? There’s a way to stem the tide.
Sep 01, 2021
Some see a troubling trend growing in nursing home ownership.
Private equity in the crosshairs
Jonathan H. Ferry
Aug 20, 2021
Private equity investors in nursing homes should brace and prepare for an active near-term enforcement environment. Congressional skepticism of private equity involvement in healthcare, developments in...
Lawmaker urges GAO to investigate private equity ownership of nursing homes, others
Jun 08, 2021
The private-equity landscape within long-term care could face additional scrutiny following the latest request from a federal lawmaker.
Why scrutinize private equity in nursing homes?
Neville M. Bilimoria
Apr 30, 2021
Private equity companies are not so naïve to think they can just come in and change nursing home operations for the worse just to make a buck.
Private equity equates to poorer outcomes for nursing home residents, physician contends
Apr 21, 2021
For-profit nursing homes have put residents at higher risk of death during the pandemic and are a poor deal for elders overall, according to a cardiologist and researcher.
‘Detrimental to patients and taxpayers’: House hearing lambasts private-equity ownership in nursing...
Mar 26, 2021
Witnesses called for greater transparency and federal oversight of the private-equity landscape within long-term care during a Congressional hearing Thursday that kept the issue in the national spotlight.
Providers brace for another bashing over private-equity investors at House hearing today
James M. Berklan
Mar 25, 2021
Some long-term care operators were preparing for another congressional drubbing today when the House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee hears testimony about private-equity investment in healthcare.
Senator calls for mandatory Medicaid coverage of HCBS as nursing homes remain under fire on Capitol Hill
Mar 19, 2021
On a second day of hearings targeting the nursing home industry and its COVID-19 response, senators repeated calls for data and ownership transparency but also urged more federal and state support for...
Private equity-owned nursing homes less likely to have enough PPE supplies
Oct 30, 2020
Nursing homes owned by private equity firms had lower levels of personal protective equipment supplies than for-profit, nonprofit and government-owned facilities, according to a new study published in...