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Posts tagged "Nursing Home Staff"

New Rules Increase Staffing Requirements in California Nursing Homes

In July 2018, new staffing requirements were quietly passed for California nursing homes as a part of the states yearly budget bill. The new rules require nursing facilities to provide at least 3.5 hours of direct care per resident per day, an increase from the previous 3.2 hours. The goal is for nursing home staff … Continue reading New Rules Increase Staffing Requirements in California Nursing Homes

Study Shows Unemployment Rates Impact Nursing Home Care

A study conducted by Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) and published to the Gerontologist found that nursing homes see improvement in care quality and employee retention during periods of economic recession and worsens when the economy is good. This is among one of the first known studies to examine how fluctuations in business cycles (economic … Continue reading Study Shows Unemployment Rates Impact Nursing Home Care