NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Ideas and Discussion  |  Senior Housing  |  Skilled Nursing  |  medicare

Frailty Research Highlights Senior Housing and Skilled Nursing’s Value Proposition

By: Ryan Brooks  |  September 26, 2023

New research from NORC at the University of Chicago, funded by a grant from the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing and Care, sheds light on older adults’ vulnerability to declining health outcomes before and after entering a senior housing and care property. The results of the study provide insights into understanding current and growing demand for senior housing. The study is the first in a four-part research series that assesses the health and well-being of seniors housing and care residents. Subsequent studies will provide insights on access to health care providers, longevity, and health outcomes of residents in senior living settings.

Senior Housing  |  healthcare  |  medicare

Understanding Frailty in Senior Housing Using Medicare Claims Data

By: Ryan Brooks  |  September 05, 2023

In a discussion addressing gaps in care at the 2023 NIC Spring Conference, Dr. Bruce Leff, Director of The Center for Transformative Geriatric Research and Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University, addressed the importance of understanding the functional status of residents.

Executive Survey Insights  |  Market Trends  |  Senior Housing

Executive Survey Insights Recap and Future NIC Surveys

By: Ryan Brooks  |  August 15, 2023

NIC launched its Executive Survey Insights (ESI) series in March 2020 to provide timely insights on key property operational metrics within the senior housing and skilled nursing sectors during a critical time. Since this survey series was launched, more than 50 waves of the survey captured the property market’s performance through numerous challenges – COVID-19, labor deficiencies, supply shortages, threats of a looming recession, inflation, and rising expenses.

Executive Survey Insights  |  Market Trends  |  Workforce  |  staffing

Executive Survey Insights | June 2023

By: Ryan Brooks  |  July 13, 2023

“The June 2023 ESI again asked respondents to identify the share of full-time positions across their organization that are currently open. The responses indicate an improvement in the number of open positions that are impacting communities.

-->