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"Rather than building their own healthcare capabilities, many operators will partner on care coordination to unlock value."

Housing and Healthcare Blog

Weekly insights, interviews, news, and opinions on healthcare and seniors housing.

Authors’ views are their own and do not reflect the views of NIC.

Pandemic Bolsters Long-Term Healthcare Trends

Pandemic Bolsters Long-Term Healthcare Trends

Healthcare trends emerging prior to the pandemic are now expected to accelerate as the impact of the disease outbreak unfolds. More attention will be paid to healthcare costs. Consumers will become more selective about healthcare services. The ways in which healthcare...

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Telehealth Embraced as a Result of COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in an era of unprecedented change in the world’s healthcare landscape.  Some of these changes may be temporary – lasting only until a vaccine or widespread testing is available – but others will have secured their place with consumers...

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Headlines Digest: A New Normal is Forming

Headlines Digest: A New Normal is Forming

Today’s news, dominated every day by the COVID-19 pandemic, is often centered on the impact of this virus on seniors living in skilled nursing and seniors housing communities. While an ocean of print is lapping at every front page in the world, regulators and policy...

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Pandemic Heightens Need for Middle-Market Housing

Pandemic Heightens Need for Middle-Market Housing

Care collaboration offers solution for the ‘Forgotten Middle.’ Collaboration among various stakeholders will likely play a significant role in securing affordable housing and appropriate care for middle-income seniors—a big group expected to increase in size in the...

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Avoiding Loneliness in the Face of Social Distancing

Avoiding Loneliness in the Face of Social Distancing

Last week, the United States claimed the top spot in known coronavirus cases. States across the country are issuing guidelines to stay at home; an increasing number are mandating a social distancing strategy with shelter in place orders. Seniors housing operators are...

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“There's a huge opportunity for seniors housing to collaborate with home health.”

“Understand what metrics your hospital partners want.”

“Rather than building their own healthcare capabilities, many operators will partner on care coordination to unlock value.”

“Providers are teaming up to assure a seamless, high quality experience”

“If you are not talking the health plan's language, you will be commoditized.”

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