NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Market Trends  |  Skilled Nursing

Skilled Nursing Occupancy Decline Accelerates in April

By: Bill Kauffman  |  July 07, 2020

Today, NIC released monthly data from the NIC Skilled Nursing Data Initiative which incorporates key takeaways of market trends through April 2020. Going forward, NIC will continue to release updated data and insights on a monthly basis in response to rapid market changes caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the skilled nursing industry. The following summarizes the monthly release with data from January 2012 through April 2020:

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

Executive Survey Insights:  COVID-19 | Wave 1, Weeks Ending June 21, 2020

By: Ryan Brooks  |  June 26, 2020

A NIC report to provide insight into COVID-19 among current residents and to more clearly understand existing conditions by care setting.

COVID-19  |  Skilled Nursing

Characteristics Affecting COVID-19 Penetration in Nursing Homes

By: Ryan Brooks  |  June 19, 2020

Understanding the factors that have contributed to high penetration rates of COVID-19 in select nursing homes is essential to the development of strategies and policies that will help prevent and mitigate future disease outbreaks.

COVID-19  |  Seniors Housing  |  Skilled Nursing

$15 Billion HHS Distribution Will Reach Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Operators That Serve Medicaid Residents

By: Ryan Brooks  |  June 11, 2020

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced an additional $15 billion distribution, targeted at providers serving Medicaid and CHIP recipients. Included among these recipients are eligible assisted living facilities that serve Medicaid residents.