The Capital Issue

At Lancaster Pollard, we believe that well-informed leaders make the best choices. That’s why we publish The Capital Issue newsletter six times a year. Our professionals and guest writers offer timely insights on financing health care and seniors housing and care facilities so you can stay up to date on issues applicable to your mission and business.

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Reconsidering Reimbursement: Medicare Advantage Plans Gain Momentum

It is no secret that long-term care facilities rely heavily on government reimbursement programs, such as Medicare, to keep the residents well-cared for and the doors open. As such, any change to reimbursement rates and structures can have profound effects on senior living facilities across the country. Below, we take a look at the recent …Read More

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Overcoming Ageism in Senior Living

What does ageism look like in today’s seniors housing and care industry? According to Lori Alford, COO of Avanti Senior Living, ageism rears its ugly head whenever “we think of older people as separate from ourselves, when we compartmentalize them and talk down to them, instead of seeing ourselves as just like them.” Although the …Read More

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Planning for the Future: Hospital Financing Case Studies

It’s no secret that hospitals and health systems have seen their ups and downs over the past five years. In 2015, a positive trend paved the way for higher-rated providers, while 2016 saw the trend reversed as median ratios deteriorated for all rating categories. Currently, hospitals and health systems are tackling an increase of pharmaceutical, …Read More

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Pemberly Place: Enhancing the Lives of Those They Serve

Opening its doors in May of 2018, Pemberly Place is a new seniors housing facility located in Lincoln, Nebraska, that is designed to serve private pay residents needing independent living (IL), assisted living (AL), and memory care (MC) services. With a focus on promoting dignity and treating each resident as a unique individual, Pemberly Place …Read More

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