NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Business Environment  |  COVID-19  |  Economic Trends  |  Senior Housing

Leadership Huddle: Research Directors See Opportunities Post-COVID

By: NIC  |  April 28, 2020

While the latest NIC data show skilled nursing and seniors housing occupancy and move-in rates declining and daily headlines seem to spotlight COVID-19 infections whenever they occur in these communities, the outlook from some of the sector’s most prominent analysts, while clear-eyed on short-term impacts and challenges, is not all bad. In fact, they see opportunities post-COVID.

Business Environment  |  Senior Housing  |  Skilled Nursing

Telehealth Emerges as Lasting Care Solution Amid Disease Outbreak

By: NIC  |  April 22, 2020

Interest in telehealth shifted into high gear over the last month as senior living providers quickly recognized the benefits of caring for residents with virtual visits as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds.

Business Environment  |  Regulatory Environment  |  Senior Housing  |  Skilled Nursing

Federal Reserve Announces Details for Main Street Lending Program

By: Bill Kauffman  |  April 10, 2020

Additional Capital for Small and Mid-Sized Businesses. The Fed can purchase up to $600 billion in loans through the Main Street Lending Program.

Business Environment  |  Regulatory Environment  |  Senior Housing  |  Skilled Nursing

Potential New Source of Capital for Qualified Seniors Housing and Care Businesses

By: Bill Kauffman  |  April 03, 2020

The CARES Act establishes a new $349 billion Paycheck Protection Program As part of NIC’s mission to provide links between operators and sources of capital, one important new source of capital during this COVID-19 crisis is the Paycheck Protection Program from the Small Business Administration (SBA).