Sexual assault against seniors in nursing homes is a horrific and under-reported problem in the U.S. The management of senior care facilities have a vital responsibility to provide vulnerable residents with the best possible living conditions and treatment, but many institutions have fallen short of that commitment. The unthinkable nature of these crimes makes it […]
It’s vital to understand the risks of abuse and how insurance can protect the facility from major losses.
When it comes to caring for their elderly patients, senior care centers can’t take any risks. Although many do their best to provide top-notch care to their residents, sometimes problems can arise and accusations of senior abuse can rattle an institution. Whether a worker was acting with malicious intent or care inadvertently grew negligent over […]
Now that 2016 has been relegated to the history books, 2017 is likely to usher in an era of changes and uncertainty. One of the biggest changes set to impact the senior care sector will manifest itself in the new presidential administration scheduled to take control of the White House. While the precise political ramifications […]
Insurance brokers and agents providing coverages for senior care facilities should work with the executives and managers to guarantee that all staff members understand the full range of HIPAA and potential Data Breach compliance involved in handling and transferring sensitive private health information.