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Key Takeaways from the Second Quarter 2018 NIC Skilled Nursing Data Report

By: Bill Kauffman  |  September 19, 2018

The second quarter 2018 NIC Skilled Nursing Data Report was released last week.  The report includes key monthly data metrics from October 2011 through June 2018.  The report also includes the latest urban vs. rural and revenue mix trends.

Economic Trends  |  Ideas and Discussion  |  Seniors Housing

Innovations That Work – NIC Conference to Present Lightning Talks

By: Jessica Pearce  |  September 12, 2018

At the upcoming 2018 NIC Fall Conference, the “Innovations That Work” session will share ideas on innovative technologies and tools that are changing the way operators and investors care for residents. Rapid-fire, seven-minute presentations on five key topics and moderated by Arnold Whitman, Founder and Chairman of Formation Capital, LLC, will address real-world examples of innovative solutions to some of the most pressing challenges in the industry today. Topics include how to:

Economic Trends  |  Market Trends  |  Regulatory Environment  |  Workforce

Jobs Increase by 201,000 in August 2018.

By: Beth Burnham Mace  |  September 07, 2018

The Labor Department reported that there were 201,000 jobs created in the U.S. economy in August, above the consensus expectation of 190,000.  However, revisions subtracted 50,000 to the prior two months as June was revised to 208,000 from 224,000 and July was revised to 147,000 from 157,000.  Payrolls have averaged 207,000 per month so far this year, up from 182,000 last year.