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Leaders of Tomorrow Award winners, new therapy codes, the battle against HAIs and more.
It's OPTIMA Award time! Submit your best practice programs in the national award celebrating excellence in resident-centered care. We've added a memory care category this year!
Despite political transitions, long-term care providers will insist on high-value, cost-efficient care. Here's how your nursing staff can lead the way in care quality.
By Don Rule, CEO, Translational Software
Older adults are at increased risk of adverse drug events, but would medication treatments that are tailored to each person’s genetic makeup help reduce dangerous side-effects and interactions in long-term care?
The private equity firm closed on deals with Brookdale and Senior Lifestyle totaling $1.8 billion so far this year.
A Connecticut nursing home will receive federal funding to help pay for and provide care to the state’s aging inmates.
Sen. Chuck Grassley asked Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma to explain nearly $125 million in potential overcharges for Medicare Advantage plans.
A Nebraska retirement community is displaying works of art from budding artists: elementary students.
Surprise—states that have legalized medical marijuana have far lower Medicaid and Medicare Part D prescription costs for certain chronic conditions, say recent studies. Will this get CMS' attention?
Physical therapists must balance high-tech tools with acquired tricks of the trade to help patients get better, and stay better.
An old drug may be the newest treatment for advanced Parkinson’s disease.
Digital health company WellDoc has launched a consumer version of its diabetes management platform and has partnered with Samsung to help more people with the chronic condition.
Do you know a dementia care CNA who goes above and beyond the call of duty? Nominations are now being accepted for the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners CNA of the Year award.
The Alzheimer’s Association is offering new tools for clinicians and patients to discuss dementia care management.