Fact Sheets & Letters

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  • Survey: More Than Half of Assisted Living Providers Say Their Overall Workforce Situation Has Worsened
    6.07.2022
    NCAL released a survey of assisted living providers highlighting how the industry is still facing a serious staffing and economic crisis.
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  • Survey: Nursing Homes Still Facing Staffing & Economic Crisis
    6.06.2022
    AHCA released of a survey of nursing home providers across the U.S. highlighting how labor shortages have worsened and are forcing 6 out of 10 nursing homes to have to limit admissions.
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  • Fact Sheet: Nursing Home Closures by the Numbers
    4.21.2022
    Analyzing federal data, this AHCA/NCAL report shows the growing number of nursing home closures since 2015, as well as projected closings. The report reinforces urgent calls for solutions to address a historic workforce and economic crisis.
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  • Report: BLS March 2022 Jobs Report for Long Term Care
    4.04.2022
    Nursing homes lost another 2,500 jobs in March, deepening a historic labor crisis that is worse than any other health care sector. The entire long term care industry has lost more than 400,000 employees since the start of pandemic.
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  • Letter: AHCA/NCAL Requests HHS Extend the Public Health Emergency Through 2022
    3.22.2022
    AHCA/NCAL writes U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra to request an extension of the Public Health Emergency declaration, so that long term care providers have the policies and resources it needs to address the ongoing pandemic.
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  • Letter: AHCA/NCAL Requests Meeting with Biden Administration Regarding Nursing Home Reforms
    3.08.2022
    AHCA sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) requesting a meeting with the White House, HHS, and CMS to clarify some of the inaccuracies informing the president’s nursing home reform agenda released last week.
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  • Letter: AHCA/NCAL Calls on Congress for Additional Resources for Long Term Care Residents and Staff
    2.22.2022
    Mark Parkinson, President and CEO of AHCA/NCAL writes to Congressional leadership, requesting resources - including a $20 billion allocation for long term care to the Provider Relief Fund - to address challenges brought on by the ongoing pandemic.
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  • America’s Hospitals, Nursing Homes Send Joint Letter To White House On Exorbitant Staffing Agency Rates
    1.27.2022
    The AHA and AHCA/NCAL sent a joint letter to the White House requesting assistance with reports of anticompetitive practices by nurse and other direct care staffing agencies.
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Survey: More Than Half of Assisted Living Providers Say Their Overall Workforce Situation Has Worsenedpdf6/7/2022 4:00:00 AMNCAL released a survey of assisted living providers highlighting how the industry is still facing a serious staffing and economic crisis.
Survey: Nursing Homes Still Facing Staffing & Economic Crisispdf6/6/2022 4:00:00 AMAHCA released of a survey of nursing home providers across the U.S. highlighting how labor shortages have worsened and are forcing 6 out of 10 nursing homes to have to limit admissions.
Fact Sheet: Nursing Home Closures by the Numberspdf4/21/2022 4:00:00 AMAnalyzing federal data, this AHCA/NCAL report shows the growing number of nursing home closures since 2015, as well as projected closings. The report reinforces urgent calls for solutions to address a historic workforce and economic crisis.
Report: BLS March 2022 Jobs Report for Long Term Carepdf4/4/2022 4:00:00 AMNursing homes lost another 2,500 jobs in March, deepening a historic labor crisis that is worse than any other health care sector. The entire long term care industry has lost more than 400,000 employees since the start of pandemic.
Fact Sheet: Nursing Home Quality Improvement During the COVID-19 Pandemicpdf3/24/2022 4:00:00 AMFederal data shows how long term care heroes went above and beyond during the COVID-19 pandemic, spending more time with residents and making clinical advancements, despite an unprecedented global crisis.
Letter: AHCA/NCAL Requests HHS Extend the Public Health Emergency Through 2022pdf3/22/2022 4:00:00 AMAHCA/NCAL writes U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra to request an extension of the Public Health Emergency declaration, so that long term care providers have the policies and resources it needs to address the ongoing pandemic.
Fact Sheet: Nursing Home Quality Improvement 2010-2020pdf3/17/2022 4:00:00 AMIn the decade prior to the pandemic, nursing homes were making significant strides in improving the quality of care residents received, as demonstrated through federal data collected on the sector.
Myth vs. Fact: Private Equity and Nursing Homespdf3/11/2022 5:00:00 AMThis fact sheet highlights the common misconceptions surrounding private equity owned nursing homes. Private equity ownership is diminishing and most nursing homes are run by "mom and pop" organizations.
Letter: AHCA/NCAL Requests Meeting with Biden Administration Regarding Nursing Home Reformspdf3/8/2022 5:00:00 AMAHCA sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) requesting a meeting with the White House, HHS, and CMS to clarify some of the inaccuracies informing the president’s nursing home reform agenda released last week.
2022 State of the SNF Industry Reportpdf3/2/2022 5:00:00 AMConducted by CLA, this report studies the current and potential future state of the nursing home industry. It highlights the negative operating margins, increasing cost of care, and occupancy and staffing challenges.

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