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Sterling Healthcare – preventing falls and aiding in the transition back home

As people age, physiological changes put them at a greater risk of falling and, all too often, the fractures and infections that may result from a fall can have dangerous consequences. To respond to this hazard, Sterling Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center works closely with a leading provider of rehabilitation services to implement a plan designed […]

Sterling helps patient return home after serious lung condition

James “Jim” Jones knows firsthand how important it is to choose the right rehabilitation team when fighting to regain your independence. Jim found himself in the Riddle Hospital Emergency Room with dangerous levels of carbon dioxide trapped in his lungs – the result of dust he inhaled when cleaning out chicken coops growing up in […]

Nancy’s awards

We are very proud of Nancy for her achievements.

Nationwide Health Care Responding to Transformation of Skilled Nursing Industry in the Era of the Affordable Care Act

As the Affordable Care Act is implemented across the American health care system, it is prompting a major restructuring in the landscape of skilled nursing care. As part of a Medicare pilot program, many hospitals are now partnering with skilled nursing facilities to implement a new reimbursement system based on what are known as “bundled […]