[Upcoming Webinar] PDPM One Month Later: What We Know, and What We Don’t

Register NowTime: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. CSTDate: Wednesday, November 13th The new Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is the first major update to the Medicare skilled nursing PPS in two decades, and went live just weeks ago. In this discussion, industry leaders will share what administrators need to know, primarily from a clinical and operational […]

[Upcoming Webinar] PDPM One Month Later: What We Know, and What We Don’t

Register NowTime: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. CSTDate: Wednesday, November 13th The new Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is the first major update to the Medicare skilled nursing PPS in two decades, and went live just weeks ago. In this discussion, industry leaders will share what administrators need to know, primarily from a clinical and operational […]

Study Shows I-SNP in Skilled Nursing Nets Better Outcomes at Lower Costs [Sponsored]

In an era of increasingly coordinated care, skilled nursing providers are vying to find their place in the care continuum and demonstrate their value in the post-acute care landscape. Yet for providers utilizing one particular care model under a Medicare Advantage Institutional Special Needs Plan (I-SNP), that proof recently became clear through the results of […]

Tickets Available Now — RETHINK Conference

Tickets Available Now Skilled Nursing News is expanding its summit event in 2020, returning with cutting-edge topics, innovative speakers and a new name: RETHINK. This full-day conference will bring industry executives to the stage in a fast-paced, dynamic format while gathering long-term care professionals for unique perspectives and intimate networking opportunities — all dedicated to the future of skilled […]

[Upcoming Webinar] PDPM One Month Later: What We Know, and What We Don’t

Register NowTime: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. CSTDate: Wednesday, November 13th The new Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is the first major update to the Medicare skilled nursing PPS in two decades, and went live just weeks ago. In this discussion, industry leaders will share what administrators need to know, primarily from a clinical and operational perspective, now […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Middle Income Seniors in 2029: A Customer Profile

Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2019Time: 1:00 p.m. CT – 2:00 p.m. CTRegister Now Who Are America’s Middle Income Seniors and How Can We Care for Them? The Forgotten Middle is a fast-growing and significant demographic group of seniors that demands attention and planning. By 2029, there will be 14.4 million middle-income seniors in the U.S., many with […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Building an Interconnected Patient-Care Model

Register NowTime: 1 p.m. — 2 p.m. CDTDate: Thursday, October 31st Attend this webinar and learn about how ACP’s patient-centered solutions facilitate an interdisciplinary approach to improve outcomes and treatment efficiencies.The content discussed will be of value to Nursing, Administration, and Therapy members. This webinar will provide education about the following topics:Restorative Nursing– Learn how […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Building an Interconnected Patient-Care Model

Register NowTime: 1 p.m. — 2 p.m. CDTDate: Thursday, October 31st Attend this webinar and learn about how ACP’s patient-centered solutions facilitate an interdisciplinary approach to improve outcomes and treatment efficiencies.The content discussed will be of value to Nursing, Administration, and Therapy members. This webinar will provide education about the following topics:Restorative Nursing– Learn how […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Building an Interconnected Patient-Care Model

Register NowTime: 1 p.m. — 2 p.m. CDTDate: Thursday, October 31st Attend this webinar and learn about how ACP’s patient-centered solutions facilitate an interdisciplinary approach to improve outcomes and treatment efficiencies.The content discussed will be of value to Nursing, Administration, and Therapy members. This webinar will provide education about the following topics:Restorative Nursing– Learn how to optimize […]

Rethink Podcast #16: René Lerer of Longevity Health Plan

The 16th episode of our podcast, Rethink, is now available! Over the last few years, there’s probably been no hotter topic in the skilled nursing space than I-SNPs — special Medicare Advantage plans that cover long-term residents of nursing homes and other institutional sites of care.As CEO of Longevity Health Plan, René Lerer has had […]

[Sponsored] Architecture & Design Awards — Enter Your SNF

The 2019 SHN Architecture & Design Awards is currently accepting entries in 10 categories, including designs for skilled nursing projects. This event, now in its seventh year, draws interest from the around United States and across the world. Entries for the program are open now through October 31. Nominees will be announced in mid-November — and the […]

Advertise On SNN — 2020 Media Kit Released

Connect With Industry Decision Makers Skilled Nursing News (SNN) readers are driving the future of skilled nursing. Reach them in 2020 with our advertising and marketing programs, delivering brand awareness, thought leadership, and actionable sales leads through products and services that include:– E-mail, Web and Mobile Advertising– Webinars– White Papers– E-mail Blasts– Live events Download […]

[Upcoming Webinar] PDPM Pulse Check: Top Things to Focus on Now

Time: 1 p.m. CSTDate: October 10, 2019Register Now The October 1 effective date for the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) has come and gone, and skilled nursing facilities will finally be putting into practice all the changes they’ve been preparing for. But even the most well-prepared team is likely to encounter unexpected challenges. During this webinar, […]

[Upcoming Webinar] PDPM Pulse Check: Top Things to Focus on Now

Time: 1 p.m. CSTDate: October 10, 2019Register Now The October 1 effective date for the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) has come and gone, and skilled nursing facilities will finally be putting into practice all the changes they’ve been preparing for. But even the most well-prepared team is likely to encounter unexpected challenges.  During this webinar, industry expert Ellen […]

Rethink Podcast #15: Sue Craft of Henry Ford Health System

The 15th episode of our podcast, Rethink, is now available! It’s never been a more important time for skilled nursing facilities to get to know their hospital partners, especially as SNFs face penalties for patient readmissions and a constant battle to maintain census and provide the best quality of care. That makes open lines of communication […]

[White Paper] 3 Ways Skilled Nursing is Standardizing Under PDPM

The Patient-Driven Payment Model has reigned supreme in the skilled nursing world over the last year, and the new Medicare reimbursement system is just one element of patient-focused care. This white paper will explore the ways that forward-thinking SNFs have developed and executed on standardized care processes in the greater context of value-based care, and […]

[Sponsored] Architecture & Design Awards — Enter Your SNF

The 2019 SHN Architecture & Design Awards is currently accepting entries in 10 categories, including designs for skilled nursing projects from across the country. This event, now in its seventh year, draws interest from around the United States and world. Entries for the program are open now through October 31. Nominees will be announced in […]

Rethink Podcast #14: CMS Chief Medical Officer Kate Goodrich

The 14th episode of our podcast, Rethink, is now available! As the Medicare program’s top clinical official, Dr. Kate Goodrich has played a major role in the wave of nursing home regulatory scrutiny coming from Washington and Baltimore over the last few years.Goodrich and CMS administrator Seema Verma have placed skilled nursing facility compliance and […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Preparing for a Successful Transition to PDPM

Time: 1 p.m. CDTDate: September 6, 2019Register Now This program will discuss the five key components that skilled nursing facilities and their staffs need to understand to be successful as we transition from RUG-IV PPS to the PDPM payment process on October 1, 2019. Operational and clinical professionals will learn how to focus the interdisciplinary […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Preparing for a Successful Transition to PDPM

Time: 1 p.m. CDTDate: September 6, 2019Register Now This program will discuss the five key components that skilled nursing facilities and their staffs need to understand to be successful as we transition from RUG-IV PPS to the PDPM payment process on October 1, 2019. Operational and clinical professionals will learn how to focus the interdisciplinary […]