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Jefferson's Ferry, a not-for-profit continuing care retirement / life plan community in South Setauket, NY, expects to save more than $144,000 a year by making one change, initiated by a committee of residents.
Hospitals increasingly are seeing senior living communities as part of a solution to lowering their risk associated with older adults, Welltower CEO Tom DeRosa told analysts participating in an earnings call on Wednesday. His remarks came as the REIT announced a new partnership with Johns Hopkins Medicine.
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LTC Properties is "very interested" in opportunities in independent living, the self-administered real estate investment trust's chairwoman, CEO and president, Wendy Simpson, told participants in an earnings call on Thursday.
The Minnesota Department of Human Services is considering creating an online "report card" for assisted living communities in the state, according to a media report. And operators may be required to help foot the bill.
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More than 16,000 cases of sexual abuse have been reported in nursing homes and assisted living communities since 2000, according to a report published by CNN on Wednesday.
Think your senior living community is exempt from data theft? Think again.
New research reveals a few changes that operators could make to appeal to potential employees.
November has been designated National Family Caregivers Month, but our appreciation doesn't need to be limited to one month of the year.
Regardless of the scope or cause of the emergency, senior living communities of all sizes in any location can benefit from being prepared for any potential disaster.
For an aging population that depends on various healthcare professionals for assistance and guidance, collaboration among care team members is essential.
More than 3,000 U.S. senior living and long-term care communities are realizing the benefits of incorporating music into the lives of the residents, making it one of their most effective nonpharmacologic approaches to quality-of-life improvement.
National consulting firm Holleran has awarded "highest honors" to four senior living operators for the scores they achieved in employee and resident engagement studies conducted by the company in 2016.
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PointClickCare has put plans for an initial public offering on hold, instead closing an $85 million round of financing. The company said it plans to use the funds to accelerate its focus on delivering solutions to its customers and end markets.