NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Economic Trends  |  Ideas and Discussion  |  Seniors Housing

Announcing Gary Cohn as NIC Fall Conference 2018 General Session Speaker

By: NIC  |  July 10, 2018

Newt Gingrich, Larry Summers, Ben Bernanke, and Timothy Geithner have all presented at the NIC Fall Conference in recent years with the sharp observations and timely insights that can only come from top government officials. These speakers provided their unique perspectives to NIC’s seniors housing and care executive audiences.

Economic Trends  |  Market Trends  |  Workforce

Jobs Increase by 213,000 in June 2018

By: Beth Burnham Mace  |  July 06, 2018

The Labor Department reported that there were 213,000 jobs created in the U.S. economy in June, above the consensus expectation of 195,000.  This followed an upwardly revised gain of 244,000 jobs in May (originally reported as 233,000) and an upwardly revised gain of 175,000 in April (originally reported as 159,000).  The two-month revision was a positive 37,000 new jobs.  After revisions, payroll gains have averaged 211,000 per month over the past three months and 215,000 per month since the beginning of the year.  In 2017, they averaged 182,000 per month.

Economic Trends  |  Market Trends  |  Regulatory Environment  |  Skilled Nursing

NIC Skilled Nursing Data Report: Key Takeaways from the First Quarter 2018

By: Bill Kauffman  |  June 20, 2018

Occupancy Continues to Fall, Despite Typical Seasonal Influence Managed Medicare represents increasingly larger share of skilled nursing revenue NIC released its first quarter 2018 Skilled Nursing Data Report last week, which includes key monthly data points from October 2011 through March 2018.