Protecting long-term care
New York’s not-for-profit long term care providers rank consistently above the statewide average in three areas: quality measures, compliance, and potentially avoidable hospitalizations. However, more than half of these nursing homes have been losing money in the last ten years. Further, they have been particularly hard hit by recent Medicaid reimbursement changes. A report from the Continuing Care Leadership Coalition can be read here.
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