WellSky joins effort to tackle social health factors in LTC
Nov 11, 2022
WellSky, a global post-acute care technology company, is joining a national effort to increase access to and facilitate sharing of social determinants of health information across care settings.
Nonmedical interventions may improve type 2 diabetes outcomes
Jul 08, 2022
Hemoglobin A1C may be lowered by interventions addressing food, education and housing.
Understanding social determinants of health and rehab
Jun 23, 2022
Social determinants of health, understanding what they are, their impact on patient care, and their influence on effective transitions across care settings are all essential for rehab providers. This area...
Study: Social determinants of health factor into home care transitions
May 24, 2022
New research suggests that patients transitioning from hospitals and skilled care to home care settings often have different experiences, with social determinants and racial disparities potentially playing...
Having a good listener in one’s life may help slow cognitive decline: study
Aug 18, 2021
Older adults who have regular interactions with active listeners are more likely to have cognitive functioning that contradicts evidence of dementia-related brain changes, a new study finds.
Addressing social determinants of health to attract and retain talent
Jun 28, 2021
The long-term care industry is facing an employment crisis, and providers must go beyond traditional compensation and benefit offerings to solve them. This industry’s employee demographic operates with...