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As some states seem short on staff, some find surplus by 2030

October 16, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

In two years, California is projected to be short almost 45,000 registered nurses (RNs), while Florida will have a surplus of almost 54,000.

The latest nursing home sales and openings

October 12, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

Evans Senior Investments represented the seller in the sale of two New Jersey skilled nursing facilities for $31.5 million, or *$190,000 per bed.

Officials remind nursing home residents: we can bring the vote to you

October 9, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

“We do it every election,” said Jody O’Brien, one of Hancock County’s election directors.

Invesque diversifies skilled nursing portfolio, looks to SNF future

September 27, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

“Definitively, there is a long-term place in the health care spectrum for skilled nursing,” CEO Scott White told Skilled Nursing News in a Tuesday interview. 

PointClickCare partners with Bridge Connector

September 27, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

PointClickCare Technologies and Bridge Connector have formed a strategic partnership aimed at strengthening the transferring of patient data across different systems.

Financial, medical data may carry SNFs into a brighter future

September 21, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

“The marriage between clinical and financial data, I think, will be important with whatever the next payment model looks like,” Vincent Fedele, director of analytics at the New Jersey-based consulting firm, said.

Experts expect slow occupancy rates in skilled nursing facilities

September 18, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

“I think we’re probably at around the trough,” Sabra Health Care REIT (Nasdaq: SBRA) chief investment officer Talya Nevo-Hacohen said during the Senior Housing News Summit in Los Angeles.

Nursing homes residents, staff face tough decision with hurricane

September 14, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

At Trinity Grove, a 100-bed skilled nursing facility in Wilmington, North Carolina, residents will be riding out Hurricane Florence — despite widespread evacuations triggered by the Category 3 storm, which could potentially deliver a historic blow to the...

Skilled nursing occupancy hits new record low

September 13, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

Back in March, NIC reported a record-low occupancy figure of 81.6% for the first quarter of 2018; the data generally cannot be compared release to release due to changes in the exact groupings of facilities that submit data to NIC.

Nursing home employees allegedly scam resident out of $600k

September 10, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

She trusted the workers at her nursing home to help her, but her Public Guardian says some just helped themselves to her money.

Short-term care finds role fuzzy with regards to skilled nursing facilities

August 31, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

The shifting tectonic plates in the skilled nursing landscape include a focus on value and a new payment system that puts the focus on medically complex patients and specialties. 

ProMedica's credit takes hit in wake of mega deal

August 17, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

After warning last month that a credit downgrade was likely, Standard & Poor’s this week lowered its long-term credit rating for non-profit health care provider ProMedica by multiple levels.