Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare
AHCA/NCAL has released this sobering Long-Term Care Jobs Report – July 2022:
“After two years of monthly job losses, nursing homes have begun to see modest job gains in recent months. If nursing homes continue to gain jobs at the current, modest pace (on average 4,600 jobs per month), a potential recovery to pre-pandemic staffing levels would not take place until 2026.”
AHCA/NCAL’s June 2022 survey report – State of the Nursing Home Industry: Survey of 759 nursing home providers show industry still facing major staffing and economic crisis – is equally sobering. The survey was done in May 2022. Here’s one of the 11 slides from this report:
Please take the time to review both reports. Where does your facility/community stand with these metrics?