In wake of COVID-19′s impact, Illinois lawmakers to consider nursing home funding plan aimed at increasing staffing, improving care

As an example of the profits some homes make, state regulators cited one unnamed large for-profit group that made almost $18 million from homes that had high Medicaid populations and understaffing, compared with a $1 million loss at homes that had more private payers and proper staffing. In other words, regulators said, the current payment model rewards understaffing.


May 20, 2021 at 03:19PM

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