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The Joint Commission offers certification in post-acute care, emphasizing the importance of effective care transitions, as one of its various accreditation and certification options for nursing care facilities. Certification is available to organizations that also receive or have previously received accreditation under the Nursing Center Accreditation Program. Here are 203 nursing facilities across the country …

ASBURY, Iowa (KCRG) – Even though long-term care facilities were experiencing staffing shortages long before the COVID-19 pandemic, the pandemic has exacerbated those shortages. “You’re seeing more staff who are away because they’re sick or just because of the mitigating factors they stayed home for,” said Janet Warren, executive director of Luther Manor. “We find …

Florida will send 1 million home COVID-19 tests to nursing homes and long-term care facilities for the elderly, Gov. Ron DeSantis said Thursday. DeSantis made the announcement at a rehabilitation center in West Palm Beach, where he was joined by Florida Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo, Florida Emergency Management Director Kevin Guthrie and Simone Marstiller …

The state pays the agency $330 per overtime hour for each nurse Jared Strong – Iowa Capital Breakdown December 24, 2021 8:55 a.m., update: December 24, 2021 9:17 a.m. In a photo from Dec. 23, 2020, Dr. James Bell puts on the rest of his personal protective equipment in the anteroom before entering the rooms …