Food insecurity is common among older adults with type 2 diabetes, putting them at a higher risk for low blood sugar ...
While the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has published a laundry list of possible enforcement actions for nursing ...
Using geriatrics consultations for hospitalized older adults admitted for a trauma is associated with lower death and hospital readmissions. But data also showed the consultations are linked to longer ...
The outlook for compliance with the nursing home staffing mandate took another dour turn with at least 95% of facilities in four states revealed to not meet its requirements ...
Arizona’s attorney general is attempting to intervene in a civil lawsuit against a nursing home, arguing the facility’s attempt to compel arbitration and enforce a “secrecy clause” makes a signed ...
The protective effect of annual flu vaccines does not erode when older adults receive flu shots every year, a new study published in Vaccine shows.
On May 13, the 2024 McKnight's Women of Distinction Forum and Awards were held in Chicago, and it was a wonderful way to ...
Property insurance rates continue to be a source of unpredictability and financial stress for long-term care providers around ...
A new study examined how treatments for atrial fibrillation (Afib) affected cognitive decline and frailty. Treating heart ...
Artificial intelligence may be a useful communication tool to help older adults with cancer communicate with their doctors ...
Facing the reality that most new nurses don’t choose to enter geriatrics, skilled nursing and senior living leaders are both ...
Goals-of-care conversations and advance directives don’t necessarily benefit certain racial groups more than others in terms ...