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Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Market Trends  |  NIC MAP Vision  |  Skilled Nursing

Skilled Nursing Occupancy Increased in March for Second Straight Month, But Remains Low

By: Bill Kauffman  |  June 09, 2021

  Medicare Patient Day Mix Continues Decline.   NIC MAP® Data Service, powered by NIC MAP Vision, released its latest Skilled Nursing Monthly Report on June 3, 2021, which includes key monthly data points from January 2012 through March 2021.

COVID-19  |  Market Trends  |  Seniors Housing

How Does the Loss of Life Due to COVID-19 Affect Seniors Housing Supply Needs?

By: Beth Mace and Anne Standish  |  May 11, 2021

Key Takeaways. This blog examines the impact COVID-19 deaths through late-April 2021 have had on near-term supply needs for seniors housing.

Economic Trends  |  Market Trends  |  Workforce

U.S. Jobs Increase by a Moderate 266,000 in April

By: Beth Burnham Mace  |  May 10, 2021

The Labor Department reported that nonfarm payrolls rose by 266,000 in April.  This was a sharp slowdown from the downwardly revised gain of 770,000 in March, originally reported as 916,000. The consensus estimates for April had been for a gain of 1,000,000. Despite the April increase, job levels remain 8.2 million below the pre-pandemic levels of February 2020.

Market Trends  |  NIC MAP Vision  |  Seniors Housing

Seniors Housing Market Fundamentals Continue to be Affected by the Pandemic: Five Key Takeaways from the  First Quarter 2021 NIC MAP Seniors Housing Data Release Webinar

By: Beth Mace  |  April 29, 2021

NIC MAP Vision clients with access to NIC MAP® Data attended a webinar in mid-April on key seniors housing data trends during the first quarter of 2021. Findings reflected the impact of COVID-19 across the seniors housing and care sector and were presented by NIC’s research team. Key takeaways included the following:

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