Most Recent Articles by Lois A. Bowers
A per-capita cap on federal Medicaid funding growth based on medical inflation could reduce spending on dual-eligible beneficiaries by $44 billion over the next 10 years, according to new research.
More than 60% of substantiated complaints of substandard care involving one state's assisted living communities, residential care facilities, adult foster homes and nursing facilities made since 2005 have not been posted on a state website for consumers, according to a newly published investigation.
The executive director of a senior living community in Florida faces felony charges of burglary and grand theft after the son of a resident placed cameras in his mother's apartment and then hid in a closet while the employee allegedly entered the apartment and took money from the resident's purse.
Assisted living administrator vows cooperation as Judiciary Committee investigates social media incidentApr 19, 2017
The administrator of a Florida memory care community has pledged complete cooperation with the Senate Judiciary Committee as it investigates an incident in which a worker allegedly secretly recorded two residents having consensual sexual relations in a private room and then posted the video to Snapchat.
A technology platform newly implemented after a pilot project enables staff members to monitor care, hospitality and operational efficiency, but some of its main benefits relate to resident socialization and health, according to HHHunt's Spring Arbor.