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Leaders of Tomorrow Award winners, new therapy codes, the battle against HAIs and more.
Indiana skilled nursing facilities participating in the OPTIMISTIC project have significantly reduced all-cause and avoidable hospitalizations.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears knows it’s important for nails to be trimmed, which is why she’s sought assistance from caregivers since Medicaid coverage isn’t often enough to her liking.
If passed, the proposed tax would affect every nursing home in the state. But private-pay residents are calling it a "granny tax."
A nursing home in Cleveland adopted a stray cat who serves as the resident pet.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears tracks one resident’s health, a process that pains her to watch.
Medical directors see the whole scope of SNF issues, including every legal and survey-based outcome.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears describes how she’s built her wardrobe and had to adapt living in a nursing home, from what styles and fabrics she wears to what she can fit in her 29-inch-wide closet.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears manages to keep track of time and wonders whether other benefits might benefit from clocks in their room, too.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears manages her money with a close eye to keep track of her own spending and to make sure someone isn’t spending her money.
It wasn’t a bump in the night, but resident blogger Kathleen Mears explains how scary it was waiting for her aides to come in one morning.
A Texas nursing home received a special delivery of some handmade Valentine’s Day cards.
As Valentine’s Day approaches, resident blogger Kathleen Mears offers a glimpse of romance in the nursing home.