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Staff Shortage Gets Worse

Acute shortages of home care workers are occurring all over the country, threatening care for people with disabilities and older adults. Many agencies are struggling with retention and scheduling as a smaller pool of workers are increasingly moved around to cover open positions. In Minnesota and Wisconsin, nursing homes have denied admission to thousands of patients […]

Does Your Company Have a System for Making Decisions?

In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, James Quincey, the new chief executive officer of Coca-Cola Co. said that he is hoping to “shake off a culture of cautiousness” within the company and encourage his team to “make mistakes”. In a letter to investors, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos noted that in making decisions with his […]

Richard Edley Reflects On What Managed Care Means for Pennsylvania Providers

hen asked what challenges he foresees when adapting to Managed Care, Richard notes that Managed Care isn’t actually new to Pennsylvania. “Behavioral and physical health care providers have had Managed Care for a long time. It is the move toward Managed Long Term Services and Support (LTSS) that is a new initiative. You’re now talking […]