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|CNA Releases Latest Aging Services Claims Analysis|
Study reveals risks associated with providing care for aging population and options for change
“CNA is a leader in providing insurance solutions for the aging services
industry. We believe that objective information should be a primary
driver for change. In our leadership role, we provide data to assist the
industry in effective management of risk exposures. We are with our
clients in understanding where the industry is headed in order to
enhance resident safety and the quality of their lives,” said
The Aging Services 2012 study was developed by a
multidisciplinary team comprised of
The “Looking Forward” section of the study discusses new theories of liability that will emerge as factors in healthcare delivery models evolve. Long-range planning efforts should consider industry developments, such as accountable care organizations, mergers and acquisitions, information technology, living environment and resident-directed care, staffing shortage and burnout, social media and Internet usage, changes in reimbursement and increasing complexity of risk exposures.
The complete study, as well as other
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