Nursing home staff turnover up 25 percent from last year
Nursing home staff turnover up 25 percent from last year: survey
The national nursing home staff turnover rate for all employees is up 25% from last year. That’s according to findings included in the 45th annual Nursing Home Salary & Benefits Report released Thursday by Hospital & Healthcare Compensation Service.
The average national turnover rate across executive-level positions and those in dining services, environmental services, marketing and therapy was 29.17%, according to the report. The national average turnover among registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and certified nursing assistants was 38.68%.
An upward trend in turnover among direct care workers was met with a slight drop in the average number of RNs, LPNs and CNAs per facility as reported by participants.
Last year’s overall turnover rate was 48.5%, up from 39% for all nursing home staff positions in the previous year.
August 1, 2022
Gaivin, Kathleen Steele. “Nursing Home Staff Turnover up 25 Percent from Last Year: Survey.” McKnight’s Senior Living, 1 Aug. 2022, www.mcknightsseniorliving.com/home/news/business-daily-news/nursing-home-staff-turnover-up-25-percent-from-last-year-survey.