Worsening staff shortages at long-term facilities are contributing to Wisconsin's current hospital capacity issue, according to health care experts.Read more
Mississippi would phase out its income tax, reduce the sales tax on groceries and set a higher sales tax rate on many other items, under a bill that advanced Wednesday through the state HouseRead more
At the 390-bed Terrace View nursing home on the east side of Buffalo, 22 beds are shut down. There isn’t enough staff to care for a full house, safely or legally.
There is nothing more important to long-term care providers than ensuring every resident receives the quality care they deserve.Read more
Although employment at hospitals and physicians offices has returned to almost pre-pandemic levels, assisted living communities, life plan / continuing care retirement communities and nursing homes continue to see relatively high unemployment, according to an analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics data by the Peterson Center on Healthcare and the Kaiser Family Foundation.Read more
Medicare open enrollment ends Dec. 7. Here’s why you should review your 2022 coverage if you haven’t already
You’ve got about a week left to make sure your 2022 Medicare coverage suits you.Read more