NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Senior Housing  |  healthcare  |  medicare

For Those Operators Who Are Integrating Health Care into their Operations, the Right Choice of Physician Partners is Important

By: Katie Roper  |  April 04, 2019

In the growing and evolving value-based health care world, “strategic upstream and downstream partnerships are vital for survival,” said Joseph Kiernan, chief strategy officer at Ocean Healthcare, at the recent NIC Spring Conference.  Traditional health care providers such as hospitals, home health companies, and skilled nursing facilities have been building partnership networks for years.  Seniors housing providers have typically been a lesser part of these networks, but many operators who attended the conference educational sessions are considering integrating health care services into their communities.   

NIC conference  |  Senior Housing  |  healthcare  |  medicare

Investor Bets on Medicare Advantage

By: NIC  |  March 21, 2019

Some forward-looking investors are taking stakes in Medicare Advantage (MA) providers and plans, which this group of investors believe will likely produce new revenues streams for seniors housing operators and owners over the next five years. 

Senior Housing  |  healthcare  |  medicare

Gutsy Provider Buys Medical Practice

By: Jane Adler  |  March 07, 2019

Nothing says commitment like putting money on the table. 

Senior Housing  |  healthcare  |  medicare

Insights on Collaboration – Session Highlights from “The NIC” in San Diego

By: NIC  |  February 28, 2019

Focused on the theme, “Investing in Seniors Housing & Healthcare Collaboration, the 2019 NIC Spring Conference kicked off on Wednesday afternoon, hit full-speed Thursday, and concluded with a full morning of networking and informative sessions on Friday. The Conference drew more than 1,700 attendees, including investors, seniors housing and care operators, and healthcare players, many of whom were exploring new opportunities to collaborate across old silos.