At the top, reaching higher: Long-term care leaders embrace opportunity of post-COVID inflection point
Mar 13, 2023
Some of the sector’s most distinguished leaders last week told McKnight’s they are embracing a current “inflection point” in long-term care as an opportunity to boldly reimagine...
The carrot vs. the stick
Oct 06, 2022
As many states have moved to tighten regulations in lockstep with the federal focus on nursing home reform, there’s often been an unexpected guest at the negotiating table.
Pinpointing LTC enforcement trends as COVID-19 continues
Lauren F. Schoeberl
Apr 05, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has left an indelible mark on long-term care and skilled-nursing facilities. As COVID-19 cases continue to fall, regulatory and criminal enforcement agencies are now digesting...
The Big Picture: Things could be worse
Apr 08, 2018
There’s no doubt the skilled care sector faces its share of challenges. While there have been hardly any new facilities built in recent years, occupancy levels remain myopic or worse. And the long-awaited...
The skilled care sector may be doomed. What else is new?
Mar 19, 2018
If this field had a mantra, it would be: We’ll find a way, no matter what.
Nursing homes catching a break? What do you think?
James M. Berklan
Jan 05, 2018
When stuff hits the fan, it’s often all a matter of perspective. That’s the pickle nursing homes find themselves in today.
Yes, the regulatory picture is actually improving
Dec 18, 2017
Believe it or not, the overall picture has been improving. And it might get even better in 2018.
Surviving risks, mining opportunities in regulatory and payment reforms: May 23
May 08, 2017
Attendees will learn to navigate today’s dramatically shifting regulatory landscape, and reap maximum payments, at a special McKnight’s webinar on May 23. “Regulatory and payment reforms:...
Providers brace for Phase I start of new rules Monday
Nov 22, 2016
Providers will spend the weekend gnawing on more than turkey bones if they’ve left anything incomplete regarding the new federal Rules of Participation for nursing homes. The first phase becomes...
Red tape relief? There’s a chance it might actually happen
Nov 21, 2016
Here we go again. Another President-elect is promising to trim the red tape. Will it be different this time? Believe it or not, there’s a chance.