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McKnight's Senior Living earns two design awards

McKnight's Senior Living earns two design awards

McKnight's Senior Living has won two awards in the 2017 Hermes Creative Awards competition.

Senior living cost growth may surprise potential residents — in a good way

Growth in costs for assisted living and memory care probably runs counter to what most people think, according to a report released Tuesday.

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Paying for LTSS via Medicare would improve outcomes, lower costs: report

Paying for LTSS via Medicare would improve outcomes, lower costs: report

Paying for long-term services and supports through Medicare for some residents of independent and assisted living communities, older adults served by PACE and seniors living at home would improve care and lower costs for the government and individual beneficiaries, maintain the authors of a new report.

More news for Wednesday, 4/26

About 100 California assisted living communities closed or put on probation in past year ... Assisted living operator fights $12,500 fine imposed for evicting residents ... Forget millennials: Seniors are poised to reshape the housing market

Editors' Columns

Some thoughts on Trump's first 100 days

Some thoughts on Trump's first 100 days

President Donald Trump will hit the 100-day mark of his presidency on Saturday. A new replacement for the Affordable Care Act, a new surgeon general and a new FDA commissioner are some of the changes for the future.

Don't feel bad about Grandma's new weed habit

Don't feel bad about Grandma's new weed habit

Dubious reactions to marijuana use among seniors speak to two truths.

Guest Columns

Want inspired, productive team members? Be a GREAT boss

Want inspired, productive team members? Be a GREAT boss

Successful leaders model five characteristics that can be described by the acronym GREAT.

How interior design can affect the health and well-being of seniors

How interior design can affect the health and well-being of seniors

Elements of a senior living community's design can contribute to resident safety, socialization and overall happiness.

Marketplace Columns

3 social media hacks to help your senior living center create an online community

3 social media hacks to help your senior living center create an online community

As competition in the senior living industry intensifies, a strong social media presence may provide a competitive advantage. Here are three ways to create an online community around your brand.

Dining room in the dining room

Dining room in the dining room

The past few years have seen a strong push to create more variety in the dining experience by adding more venues. But how do you allocate enough space (but not too much space) for these rooms if you don't know where residents are going to eat any given meal?

Company News

People in the news, April 25

People in the news, April 25

Promotions, appointments and honors at Erickson Living, Glacier Hills, Legacy Senior Living, National Senior Campuses, Northern California Presbyterian Homes and Services, Renaissance Assisted Living and The Harbor at Renaissance, Senior Lifestyle Corp., ThedaCare, Trilogy Health Services and more.

'Smart' senior living system implemented at five Spring Arbor communities

'Smart' senior living system implemented at five Spring Arbor communities

A technology platform newly implemented after a pilot project enables staff members to monitor care, hospitality and operational efficiency, but some of its main benefits relate to resident socialization and health, according to HHHunt's Spring Arbor.

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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April 20

New Jersey newlyweds

Pompton Plains, NJ

Edie Dombal and Rich Cirelli both volunteer at Cedar Crest retirement community's TV studio, and now they have something else in common: each other.

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