Long-Term Care

More Physicians are Becoming 'Nursing Home Specialists'

November 28, 2017

The number of doctors and advance practitioners in the United States who focus on nursing home care rose by more than one-third between 2012 and 2015, according to a new study published today in JAMA from researchers at the Perelman Schoo

Nursing Home Workers Often Fail to Change Gloves

September 7, 2017

The failure to change gloves is common among certified nursing assistants, and may be a significant cause of the spread of dangerous pathogens in nursing homes and long-term healthcare settings, according to a new study published in the S