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McKnight's Senior Living's first online expo is June 20

McKnight's Senior Living's first online expo is June 20

Registration is now open for McKnight's Senior Living's first online expo. The event will include three webinars and a virtual trade show.

Seniors' use of technology is growing, survey finds

Seniors' use of technology is growing, survey finds

Although seniors use technology less than younger adults, their use of it is growing, according to new research from the Pew Research Center. And the younger a senior is, the more likely he or she is to be using technology, on average.

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Facility owner gets prison time and probation, ordered to pay $3,000 for resident neglect

Facility owner gets prison time and probation, ordered to pay $3,000 for resident neglect

The owner of a licensed Nevada assisted living facility was sentenced to 179 days in prison and three years of probation and was ordered to pay $3,000 after investigators said she admitted residents who were beyond the level of care that could be provided there and did not keep the facility clean and well-maintained.

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Editors' Columns

Gird your loins for Tuesday and Wednesday

Gird your loins for Tuesday and Wednesday

Leaks about the White House's proposed budget for 2018 have begun, and the official reveal is Tuesday. And the CBO's release of a score for the revised American Health Care Act is coming the next day.

Seen the future of senior living? Actually, you probably haven't

Seen the future of senior living? Actually, you probably haven't

If you are fairly certain about the road ahead for senior living, I have some troubling news to share. And it comes from just about the last place you'd expect.

Guest Columns

Unlikely volunteers give hope for those with dementia

Unlikely volunteers give hope for those with dementia

By taking time out of their work days to train for and lead SAIDO Learning sessions, employees in various departments are gaining an understanding of dementia and memory care while helping residents increase engagement with their family members and caregivers.

Proven ways to successfully navigate the RFP process

Proven ways to successfully navigate the RFP process

A well-executed request for proposal process increases the likelihood of making the best choices that can bring the greatest benefit to your organization.

Marketplace Columns

Driving smart decisions with self-service business intelligence

Driving smart decisions with self-service business intelligence

In senior living, the real technology stars are behind the scenes, in the form of data analytics and business intelligence.

Protecting against water damage in senior living communities

Protecting against water damage in senior living communities

Senior living communities have the same potential for water damage as any other multi-family housing community, and in some cases, increased risks exist.

Company News

Ziegler named a leading healthcare/senior living underwriter

Privately held investment bank Ziegler said Thursday that 2016 league tables compiled by Thomson Reuters position the company as the No. 1 healthcare/senior living underwriter by financings and the No. 4 healthcare/senior living underwriter by par amount.

People in the news, May 16

People in the news, May 16

Appointments, promotions, retirements and awards involving AdCare Health Systems, Aegis Living, Anthem Memory Care, Avera Health, Brookdale Senior Living, Century Park Associates, Covenant Retirement Communities, Dominion Senior Living, Erickson Living, Home Care Assistance, K4Connect, La Costa Glen, Legacy Senior Living, Life Care Services, Methodist Eldercare Services, Senior Care Development, Watercrest Senior Living Group and more.

Product News

Stanley announces updated wander management technology

Stanley announces updated wander management technology

Stanley Healthcare on Tuesday launched WanderGuard Blue, an updated wander management solution for the senior living industry.

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May 15

Raising the bar

Knoxville, TN

Former Life Care Centers of America President and CEO Tom Winston has earned a law degree from the University of Tennessee at age 73.

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