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    Nursing homes vs Nursing facilities

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    Create a synopsis in a Microsoft Word document addressing the main challenges discussed in the paper. Be sure to incorporate the following:

    Introduction and background of the research paper
    Stakeholders interested in the study
    Challenges in the long-term care continuum
    Impact of the challenges on the long-term care system (specifically on staffing, funding, and regulation)
    Recommendations to address the challenges
    Support your responses with examples.

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    Challenges in Long-Term Care
    Create a synopsis in a Microsoft Word document addressing the main challenges discussed in the paper. Be sure to incorporate the following:

    Introduction and background of the research paper

    The paper describes the difference between nursing home facilities and nursing homes. Skilled nursing facilities are covered by Medicare, but nursing homes are not. The skilled nursing facilities are regulated by the Department of Health and must meet certain strict criteria. These criteria are the nursing facilities must have skilled nursing and rehabilitation staff that manage, observe, and evaluate care. The examples of skilled care include intravenous injections and physica therapy. Medicare will only coverd skilled care services that are needed daily for up to 100 days. Nursing ...

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    The paper describes the difference between nursing home facilities and nursing homes. Skilled nursing facilities are covered by Medicare, but nursing homes are not. The skilled nursing facilities are regulated by the Department of Health and must meet certain strict criteria. These criteria are the nursing facilities must have skilled nursing and rehabilitation staff that manage, observe, and evaluate care.

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