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Cutting LTSS funding would be 'penny wise and pound foolish,' Collins says

Cutting LTSS funding would be 'penny wise and pound foolish,' Collins says

Federal budget cuts proposed by the Trump administration that affect the delivery of long-term services and supports "are really pennywise and pound foolish, because in the end they're going to cause more hospitalizations, more nursing home admissions and poorer health outcomes," Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) said Thursday in a Senate Special Committee on Aging hearing she chaired.

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Trump's tax plan could add up to trouble for affordable housing, advocates say

Affordable housing advocates are concerned by what little they can see in President Trump's one-page tax reform plan, released Wednesday. And they have ideas on how he can improve it.

Judiciary chair seeks answers about alleged fraud by senior living developer

Sen. Chuck Grassley has asked Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to provide extensive information about a California senior living community developer alleged to have obtained visas for some fugitives who are on China's "Most Wanted" list.

Holiday to relocate headquarters from Oregon to Florida

Holiday to relocate headquarters from Oregon to Florida

The country's largest independent living operator and second-largest overall senior living company announced Wednesday its intentions to move its headquarters from the West Coast to the East Coast this year.

Editors' Columns

An important 'connection' that senior living often overlooks

An important 'connection' that senior living often overlooks

I am not a marketing director for an assisted living or independent living community. But if I were, my message would be simple and direct.

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.

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

5 steps to generating inbound leads for your senior living community

5 steps to generating inbound leads for your senior living community

Generating leads online has the power to transform your marketing by reducing the cost per lead while delivering higher-quality prospects to your sales team.

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.

Company News

Vi recognized for employee training efforts

For the seventh consecutive year, Vi, operator of 10 CCRCs across the country, has been recognized for its staff training efforts with a particular award.

Benchmark Senior Living named among 'Best Places to Work'

Waltham, MA-based Benchmark Senior Living has been named one of the Boston Business Journal's "Best Places to Work" for the sixth time.

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 27

Rookie of the year

Commack, NY

Gurwin Jewish resident Rudal "Rudy" Ahlen, 101, has been cheering for the New York Mets since they began, but she's never been to a game. That may change soon, however.

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