‘It’s affecting care’: Long-term care facilities call on changes to better pay and retain staff

November 3, 2021 by KGW News

Oregon’s population of people 75+ is projected to grow to 10% by 2030. Long-term care companies are fighting to provide incentives to recruit and retain staff.

OREGON, USA — Long-term care facilities and senior living communities face a growing challenge in the ongoing workforce shortage.

“The COVID-19 impact on long-term care has been devastating,” said Phil Fogg Jr., CEO of Marquis Companies. “There’s no playbook for what we’re going through right now.”

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