CAHF'S STAFF RATIO TOOLKIT: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
Learn more about the 3.5/2.4 staffing ratios and the waivers addressing them with CAHF's Staff Ratio Toolkit.
POST-ACUTE CARE AT HOME IS CHEAPER BUT NOT ALWAYS BETTER THAN SNFs
March 21 Forbes
Recent study found that patients getting care at home were more likely to be readmitted to the hospital within 30 days after discharge.
PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES LOSE AS PROGRAMS SHRINK OR CLOSE IN COSTLY BAY AREA
March 18 San Francisco Chronicle
Many Bay Area organizations that serve people with disabilities are struggling to keep their doors open to a population in need.
POLL FINDS MANY BABY BOOMERS WOULD CHOOSE LTC OUTSIDE OF HOME
March 18 Skilled Nursing News
Survey found that up to 40 percent of respondents would want to live somewhere other than their home if they had a disability that required them to need help with daily activities.
MUSHROOMS MAY REDUCE THE RISK OF MEMORY PROBLEMS
March 15 New York Times
Eating mushrooms may reduce the risk of mild cognitive impairment, or MCI, a type that is often the precursor to Alzheimer's disease.