Posts Tagged ‘skilled nursing facilities’

Conversation Nurses Helping Chronically Ill Seniors Age Gracefully

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Conversation nurses are helping chronically ill seniors age as gracefully as possible, just by talking to them.   The conversation nurse model trains providers to discuss serious illnesses and care goals with patients. These nurses are available to the patient, from the hospital to skilled nursing facility and back to their home.   To date,…

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Walmart To Offer Skilled Nursing Care? Reality Or Rumor

Walmart, the retail giant, just might expand to the most unlikeliest of places; the skilled nursing home industry.   The Bentonville, Ark.-based retailer and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) are reportedly in the early stages of talks regarding potential collaborations, according to reporting in The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg. The details of the alliance remain…

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