NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Market Trends  |  Skilled Nursing

Pace of Occupancy Decline Slows in Skilled Nursing

By: Bill Kauffman  |  September 10, 2020

NIC MAP® Data Service released its first ever Skilled Nursing Monthly Report on August 31, 2020, which includes key monthly data points from January 2012 through June 2020. Here are some key takeaways from the report:

COVID-19  |  Seniors Housing  |  Skilled Nursing  |  Workforce

Staff Mental Fatigue and Burnout: The Hidden Toll of COVID-19

By: Ryan Brooks  |  August 26, 2020

A recent study from North Carolina State University and Georgia Tech found that healthcare workers in the United States are struggling with significant mental-health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic, including depression, anxiety, and insomnia. While all healthcare workers are at risk, one key feature of caregivers in a seniors housing and care setting is that many of these caregivers have spent months, if not years, developing relationships with the residents they serve and their families. This means the emotional toll experienced by these staff may be that much more overwhelming.

COVID-19  |  Executive Survey Insights  |  Market Trends  |  Seniors Housing  |  Skilled Nursing

Executive Survey Insights | Wave 10: July 20 to August 2, 2020

By: Lana Peck  |  August 06, 2020

A NIC report developed to provide timely insights from owners and C-suite operators and executives on the pulse of seniors housing and skilled nursing sectors

Market Trends  |  Skilled Nursing

Decline in Skilled Nursing Occupancy Continues in May  --   Medicare Revenue Per Patient Day Increases

By: Bill Kauffman  |  July 30, 2020

In a continuation of NIC’s commitment to release data and insights on a monthly basis in response to rapid market changes, NIC released monthly data today from the NIC Skilled Nursing Data Initiative. This release incorporates key takeaways of market trends through May 2020.