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State offers $27M for nursing home transition assistance

The is offering $27 million for a nonprofit to assist nursing home residents with transitioning to living in the community of their choice. The department issued a request for proposals to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

State offers $6M in federal funding for home-cooling assistance

Millions of dollars in federal funding is available for New Yorkers with serious health problems to obtain air conditioners for their residences&l…; Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that people... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 3rd, 2019

Hospice expanding to meet increased Covid-19 need

The expansion includes more beds on the Cheektowaga campus, and more assistance for nursing home partners unaccustomed to increased levels of dying......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

Nursing home group criticizes ‘misleading" state fatality data

A group representing New York's nonprofit nursing homes said the state's punitive approach toward working with facilities treating Covid-19 patients is misguided. The state has started an... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 27th, 2020

Hawaii is one of the states where it"s hardest to work from home, study says

With a large share of the country's workforce working from home as a result of state and county orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report by finance website Wallethub found that Hawaii is among the states where the transition from offic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2020

CityWatch: New York state officials to contact nursing homes looking for additional COVID-19 deaths

Nursing home residents in New York City have been heavily impacted by the pandemic, suffering an outsize death toll......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2020

Two-thirds of Mass. nursing homes are dealing with coronavirus

Two-thirds of Massachusetts nursing homes have a confirmed case of coronavirus, according to numbers disclosed by the state officials Tuesday.  The figure, which has almost doubled from a week ago, has nursing home advocates imploring the Baker admini.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 14th, 2020

State to consider new dialysis center, $7M nursing home sale

A group of downstate nursing home operators plans to spend $7 million to enter the Western New York market through the acquisition of an Allegany County facility. Highland Operations LLC is working to take over operation of Highland Park Rehabilita.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2020

Washington State Warns Mail-In Ballot Voters Not To Lick Envelopes

Washington State Warns Mail-In Ballot Voters Not To Lick Envelopes While Federal officials are investigating a Seattle-area nursing home for a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 8th, 2020

How to choose a nursing home for someone you love

CMS’s Nursing Home Compare tool now offers information on facilities cited for abuse or neglect — but the decision requires more legwork, experts say......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2019

Court puts halt to New York nursing home cuts for now

A state judge has put a halt to Medicaid cuts facing nursing homes across New York. The judge's decision Thursday puts a temporary injunction on Medicaid formula changes that nursing home advocates... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 8th, 2019

Downsizing or decluttering: How to get rid of stuff

A home transition expert offers tips for getting your home ready to sell......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 9th, 2019

More Mass. nursing home closures expected, Baker health services chief says

In increasing numbers, senior citizens in Massachusetts are turning to assisted living or living at home with assistance, and those choices are exacerbating problems in the nursing home industry. "There will be additional closures," Health and Human.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2019

Are you a teacher, first responder or other service worker seeking to buy your first home? You might be eligible for down-payment assistance.

TOWN SQUARE | Down Payment Resource offers a wealth of information about programs......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 30th, 2018

Appeals court nixes Upper West Side nursing home

An appellate panel of state judges scuttled plans Tuesday for a 20-story nursing home planned for the Upper West Side. The decision, by judges with the Appellate Division of the state Supreme Court,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 17th, 2018

State panel stops plans for Upper West Side nursing home tower

A state appellate court has pulled the permit to build a 20-story nursing home at 125 W. 97th St. after a lawsuit from neighbors claiming the city-backed Jewish Home Lifecare project was too big for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 17th, 2018

Nursing-home industry invests in attorney general candidate

Seniors are a valuable voting bloc—and so are the people who take care of them. Public Advocate Letitia James, the Democratic candidate for state attorney general, has received thousands of dollars... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 30th, 2018

In one of Helmsley"s old haunts, a battle over light and air

Developers’ decadelong bid to build state-of-the-art nursing home hinges on open space But the partners' other effort, on the southern end of the old Helmsley footprint, might not work out quite as... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 20th, 2018

Potential buyers hope second time is the charm for Leroy nursing home deal

Three months after state regulators bumped its initial application, a Downstate group is trying again for approval to acquire the Leroy Village Green Residential Health Care Facility. Leroy Operating LLC filed plans in early November with the state .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

Program offers down payment assistance to D.C. and Prince George’s home buyers

TOWN SQUARE | Applicants to the NeighborhoodLift program are eligible for $20,000. First responders, military service members, veterans and teachers can get an additional $2,225......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 6th, 2019

Program offers down payment assistance to D.C. and Prince George’s home buyers

TOWN SQUARE | Applicants to the NeighborhoodLift program are eligible for $20,000. First responders, military service members, veterans and teachers can get an additional $2,225......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 6th, 2019