Sudha Seshadri, M.D., founding director of the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer's & Neurodegenerative Diseases at UT Health San Antonio, is co-leader and senior author on research announced March 6 that identifies novel biomarkers of risk for future dementia.
Florida’s Legislature has approved a rule requiring backup power sources in the state’s nursing homes, prompted by the deaths of several residents at a sweltering nursing home in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.
Skilled nursing providers have long been wary of accountable care organizations (ACOs), fearing that the models’ emphasis on cost-sharing might drive dollars away from their buildings. And a new study shows that those concerns might be grounded in reality.
HCR ManorCare will file for Chapter 11 protection in the coming days and transfer ownership to its landlord, Quality Care Properties Inc (QCP.N), the latest sign of distress in the senior housing industry.
How can you do more with less? As long-term care staffing and budgets take hits with sweeping policy changes, it seems that nurses are doing what they do best: step up, forge ahead, and take care of the residents with whatever tools available.