Plum Healthcare CEO: We’re Not Out of This Yet, Time to Rethink Reimbursement

Despite most nursing home residents being vaccinated, the skilled nursing industry is still faced with record-low occupancy, higher expenses, and regulatory uncertainty with a new administration taking the reins. Skilled Nursing News got a chance to sit down with Cory Christensen, the Chief Executive Officer of Plum Healthcare Group, to hear about how they are […]

Lancaster Pollard Closes $420M Refinance for 26 Plum Healthcare Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lancaster Pollard on Wednesday announced the completion of a $420 million portfolio refinancing for 26 skilled nursing facilities operated by Plum Healthcare Group. The transaction marked the first Department of Housing and Urban Development-backed loan transaction for the Carlsbad, Calif.-based Plum, according to a release announcing the deal. In 2018, the Columbus, Ohio-based Lancaster Pollard […]

Plum Healthcare Eyes Higher-Acuity Residents with $22.5M Skilled Nursing Development

Building a new skilled nursing facility from the ground up poses some challenges in an industry with ultra-thin margins. But for Plum Healthcare Group in California, it’s an opportunity to address the needs of its current patients, in a way that an older building doesn’t allow. That’s especially true given that the average age of […]

Data, Not Donuts: Building Today’s Skilled Nursing Partnerships

In the past, nailing down a partnership with a local hospital or home health agency might have simply been a matter of providing the right free breakfast to the right group of hungry administrators. But in a world with shifting payment models and increasing¬†emphasis on outcomes, skilled nursing providers must step up their game with […]