The population of the world is aging rapidly. In the next 30 years, the population of people 65 years or older in the United States will nearly double in size to over 90 million. As a result, the demand for licensed nursing home administrators is quickly growing making nursing home administration a very attractive and rewarding career.***There is no other resource that will teach you the basics of the industry and set you up for success like this book will. From common acronyms to critical information about every department, Understanding the Basics for Nursing Home Administrators will help you hone your craft, encourage you to improve your skills, and assist you in running a successful skilled nursing facility. Written by a highly accomplished and seasoned nursing home administrator who understands the daily struggles of the job, this book delivers insight into how to be effective in every aspect of your role and in every department. It offers helpful tips, tasks to expand your learning, and key takeaways to make sure you fully understand the most important aspects of the business.This book will help you achieve greater results and more easily meet the challenges of the industry. Most importantly, it will help you better serve those who count on you each day, propelling you to have a tremendous impact on the lives of all those you lead and serve. This book is a must-read for all nursing home administrators, those interested in becoming nursing home administrators, or anyone interested in the skilled nursing industry.