Rethink Podcast #11: AHCA President and CEO Mark Parkinson

The 11th episode of our podcast, Rethink, is now available! Between the release of a “secret” list of underperforming nursing homes and multiple hearings on Capitol Hill, the skilled nursing industry has found itself under the regulatory and media microscope for most of 2019.And for the most part, Mark Parkinson thinks that’s a good thing.The […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Goodbye Doughnuts, Hello Data

Time: 2 p.m. EasternDate: July 16, 2019Register Now The days of breakfast marketing are over. As hospitals and health plans become increasingly focused on outcomes, they are becoming more selective with where they send their patients for post-acute care. Understanding patient movement patterns and key performance measures are paramount to creating a more effective, targeted […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Goodbye Doughnuts, Hello Data

Time: 2 p.m. EasternDate: July 16, 2019Register Now The days of breakfast marketing are over. As hospitals and health plans become increasingly focused on outcomes, they are becoming more selective with where they send their patients for post-acute care. Understanding patient movement patterns and key performance measures are paramount to creating a more effective, targeted […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Goodbye Doughnuts, Hello Data

Time: 2 p.m. EasternDate: July 16, 2019Register Now The days of breakfast marketing are over. As hospitals and health plans become increasingly focused on outcomes, they are becoming more selective with where they send their patients for post-acute care. Understanding patient movement patterns and key performance measures are paramount to creating a more effective, targeted marketing campaign […]

Input Requested — SNN Reader Survey

All of us at SNN appreciate your readership, and we want to know how to make our coverage of the long-term and post-acute care landscape even better. That’s why we’re asking you to take a quick survey about what you’d like to see more — or maybe less — of on Skilled Nursing News. Do […]

[White Paper] How PDPM is Bringing Nurses Back to Skilled Nursing

With the onset of the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) just months away for skilled nursing providers, SNFs are gearing up for the changes. For many, these changes need buy-in across the entire organization from frontline staff to billing and coding professionals, which can be a challenge. But operators agree that there’s one key worker demographic […]

Rethink Podcast #10: Care Providers Oklahoma President and CEO Nico Gomez

The 10th episode of our podcast, Rethink, is now available! Skilled nursing facilities in multiple states are facing down gaps in their largest payer source: Medicaid. Across the country, providers are trying to deal with major shortfalls between the amount Medicaid pays per patient day and the amount it costs to care for a Medicaid […]

Share Your Opinion — SNN Reader Survey

All of us at SNN appreciate your readership, and we want to know how to make our coverage of the long-term and post-acute care landscape even better. That’s why we’re asking you to take a quick survey about what you’d like to see more — or maybe less — of on Skilled Nursing News. Do […]

[White Paper] Why Telehealth is Key to the Future of Skilled Nursing

As skilled nursing providers face a new Medicare payment system and macro-level moves toward value-based care, the pressures are mounting. The Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) will upend the Medicare reimbursement math, while state-level Medicaid issues continue to strain long-term care providers. These factors may seem daunting, but one tool is rising to help combat these […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Optimal Opportunities in PDPM

Time: 1 — 2 p.m. CDTDate: June 26, 2019Register Now Ever-changing regulations have brought new challenges and opportunities to skilled nursing facilities. Please join Blue & Co., LLC as we explore key changes that are occurring — and how to transform challenges into opportunities. Areas Explored: Quality ImpactsPDPM Optimal ReimbursementICD-10 Coding Critical Expertise Register Now […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Optimal Opportunities in PDPM

Time: 1 — 2 p.m. CDTDate: June 26, 2019Register Now Ever-changing regulations have brought new challenges and opportunities to skilled nursing facilities. Please join Blue & Co., LLC as we explore key changes that are occurring — and how to transform challenges into opportunities. Areas Explored: Quality ImpactsPDPM Optimal ReimbursementICD-10 Coding Critical Expertise Register Now […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Optimal Opportunities in PDPM

Time: 1 — 2 p.m. CDTDate: June 26, 2019Register Now Ever-changing regulations have brought new challenges and opportunities to skilled nursing facilities. Please join Blue & Co., LLC as we explore key changes that are occurring — and how to transform challenges into opportunities.  Areas Explored: Quality ImpactsPDPM Optimal ReimbursementICD-10 Coding Critical Expertise Register Now Panelists Sponsored […]

Rethink Podcast #9: Altenheim Senior Living CEO Paul Psota

The 9th episode of our podcast, Rethink, is now available! The challenges of government reimbursement and shifting consumer demand have hit non-profits in the skilled nursing space particularly hard. Many of them have exited the business entirely, with independent non-profits and local governments moving to cut their losses and sell. Non-profit continuing care retirement communities […]

[White Paper] Why Telehealth is Key to the Future of Skilled Nursing

As skilled nursing providers face a new Medicare payment system and macro-level moves toward value-based care, the pressures are mounting. The Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) will upend the Medicare reimbursement math, while state-level Medicaid issues continue to strain long-term care providers. These factors may seem daunting, but one tool is rising to help combat these […]

Rethink Podcast #8: Greystone Founder and CEO Stephen Rosenberg

The 8th episode of our podcast, Rethink, is now available! Stephen Rosenberg founded Greystone 30 years ago with the modest goal of forming his own consulting shop after an executive stint at Dean Witter Reynolds. But over time, Rosenberg and Greystone built a name for themselves in the health care and multifamily housing lending space, […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Oh, My Stars — What Just Happened?

Date: Wednesday, June 5Time: 3:00 p.m. CDTRegister Now April brought much more than showers and the proposed final rule: 47% of skilled nursing providers lost one or more stars with the recent CMS updates. Please join Amy Stewart (AAPACN, formerly known as AANAC & AADNS) and Susan Krall (QRM) as we uncover what happened — […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Oh, My Stars — What Just Happened?

Date: Wednesday, June 5Time: 3:00 p.m. CDTRegister Now April brought much more than showers and the proposed final rule: 47% of skilled nursing providers lost one or more stars with the recent CMS updates. Please join Amy Stewart (AAPACN, formerly known as AANAC & AADNS) and Susan Krall (QRM) as we uncover what happened — […]

Chicago Summit June 6 — Less Than 10 Tickets Remain

Last Call For TicketsBuy Yours Now The Skilled Nursing News Summit on June 6 is nearing capacity. Buy your ticket now for this intimate gathering of long-term care professionals with great content and a full morning of networking opportunities. The event will cover areas that include: Preparing for PDPM: Thriving Under the New ModelM&A Landscape: […]

Last Call for Summit Tickets

Last Call for TicketsBuy Yours Now The Skilled Nursing News Summit on June 6 is nearing capacity. Buy your ticket now for this intimate gathering of long-term care professionals with great content and a full morning of networking opportunities. The event will cover areas that include: Preparing for PDPM: Thriving Under the New ModelM&A Landscape: […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Oh, My Stars — What Just Happened?

Date: Wednesday, June 5Time: 3:00 p.m. CDTRegister Now April brought much more than showers and the proposed final rule: 47% of skilled nursing providers lost one or more stars with the recent CMS updates. Please join Amy Stewart (AAPACN, formerly known as AANAC & AADNS) and Susan Krall (QRM) as we uncover what happened — as well […]