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Mcknight's Long-Term Care News

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Cut into some apple pie instead of your MDS staffing budget

It was about an hour after the release of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ proposed rule for FY19, which contained the big Patient-Driven Payment Model reveal, that a wave of bold and somewhat uninformed statements surfaced. It was equal only to the saturation of “PDPM experts” who have seized upon this opportunity. The … Continue reading Cut into some apple pie instead of your MDS staffing budget

Ball girl, stand down!

The 2018 Wimbledon Championships concluded July 15 with Novak Djokovic winning the gentlemen’s singles title and Angelique Kerber winning the ladies’ singles title. As rousing as the matches were, my lasting impression was not of these champions, but instead of a ball girl. Being a ball girl or ball boy in tennis, particularly Wimbledon, is … Continue reading Ball girl, stand down!