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Financing affordable assisted living

November 23, 2016  |  Steve Kennedy

The national need for affordable assisted living is surging, but how will we find the funds to build more?

LZ 150 report finds continued nonprofit senior living growth

November 23, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
The 2016 LZ 150, produced by LeadingAge and Ziegler, finds the nation's 150 largest nonprofit senior living providers are building out their existing campus and through service offerings to non-residents and with joint ventures. More than three-fourths also...

Healthcare services experts expect growth in 2017

November 20, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

A Capital One Healthcare survey reveals professionals have a positive outlook about business performance, including hiring, acquisitions and refinancing, in the year ahead coupled with strong concern about regulations and payment models.

Kindred leaving skilled nursing, focusing on home care

November 8, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

The Kentucky-based senior care chain is restructuring to focus on home health, rehabilitation and long-term acute care.

The changing season of CMS

November 3, 2016  |  Tom Ealey

As the season shifts into fall, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is launching a new season of regulations for long-term and post-acute care.

Welltower sales to reach $4.1B in its 2016 portfolio repositioning

November 2, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Kingpin REIT Welltower is continuing its repositioning in a massive Q4 deal that includes selling a 75 percent stake in a senior care portfolio to two companies in China.

How the RAI Manual changes encourage collaboration

October 30, 2016  |  Judi Kulus, MSN, MAT, RN, NHA, DNS-CT, RAC-MT

AANAC's Judi Kulus, RN breaks down the impacts of the new RAI Manual changes and why SNF needs to collaborate better among their care teams and with their outside partners—including therapy providers and home health.

NIC: SNF occupancy down, but Medicaid per diem hits 5-year high

September 19, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Skilled nursing occupancy has declined to a five-year low, but the news is good for Medicaid per diem revenue, according to Q2 data from the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC).

Berkadia moves into seniors housing investment sales

September 8, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

The commercial real estate company is investing in its Seniors Housing and Healthcare Group by expanding its national platform to include investment sales.

Bridging mortgage gaps

August 10, 2016  |  Anita Huedepohl

Bridge loans can provide opportunities for solid financial footing when times get tough.

SNF nursing hourly wages swing by state

August 9, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

How much nurses, CNAs and medication technicians in skilled nursing environments earn depends greatly on what state they work in.

Burial plans gone awry

August 8, 2016  |  Kathleen Mears

How many of us have prepaid funerals? Do any of us wonder if our wishes will be honored? SNF resident blogger Kathleen Mears discusses two New York Times articles that show what can happen with nursing home guardianships, funds sent to nursing homes and the...


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