Nursing Home Rates and Equipment Breakdown

Nursing homes and assisted living facilities have implemented technology and equipment to improve the quality of care and comfort to their residents and their staff. However, because they depend on many types of electrical, mechanical and computer-controlled equipment to support facility operations, this requires assisted living facility insurance for equipment breakdown or malfunctions which could … Read moreNursing Home Rates and Equipment Breakdown

Nursing Homes Insurance and the Nursing Home Reform Act

Since Congress passed a law designed to improve the quality of nursing homes 20 years ago, facilties have improved. While nursing homes are often praised for the services and care they provide to the elderly, there remains an ever-increasing public concern over the quality of care in nursing homes. The regulations set forth back in … Read moreNursing Homes Insurance and the Nursing Home Reform Act

Lowering Nursing Home Insurance Coverage Claims

Insurers can help aid their nursing home employers in the battle to reduce the number and severity of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in their facilities. MSDs are quite common among healthcare providers who experience repetitive behaviors during a normal workweek, which often includes a lot of heavy lifting. Nursing home insurance coverage for workers, specifically … Read moreLowering Nursing Home Insurance Coverage Claims

Steps to Prevent Nursing Home Professional Liability

By nature of caring for the elderly, a portion of society that is more prone to accidents resulting in injury, Long Term care (LTC) facilities must have caring, attentive physicians working at their facilities to reduce the potential for claims. Nursing home professional liability insurance will aid in defense of lawsuits, but prudent behavior and … Read moreSteps to Prevent Nursing Home Professional Liability

Understanding Nursing Home Insurance

Unlike most businesses, nursing homes and assisted living facilities have many different needs when it comes to insurance policies. In addition to carrying liability coverage and workers’ compensation, assisted living facilities must also consider coverage for directors and offers as well as instances of physical and sexual abuse. All of these factors help to determine … Read moreUnderstanding Nursing Home Insurance