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People in the news, Aug. 15

People in the news, Aug. 15

Appointments, promotions and honors related to Clearwater Living, Erickson Living, Equinox Terrace Assisted Living, The Goodman Group, the Indiana Health Care Association/Indiana Center for Assisted Living, Jewish Home Family, LeadingAge, Life Care Services, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice, Senior Care Development, Triloma Financial Group and more.

Partnership aims to improve planning, design of senior living communities

Partnership aims to improve planning, design of senior living communities

The Society for the Advancement of Gerontological Environments and J+J Flooring Group have formed a partnership to conduct post-occupancy evaluations in an effort to improve the planning and design of senior living communities.

People in the news, Aug. 8

People in the news, Aug. 8

Appointments and awards involving Dominion Senior Living, the National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care, Senior Quality Lifestyles Corp., Validus Senior Living, Vi Christi Health, Watercrest Senior Living, Watermark Retirement Communities and more.

Continuing Care Hall of Fame to induct four

The Continuing Care Hall of Fame will induct four members this year at an Oct. 29 gala at the InterContinental New Orleans.

76 more assisted living directors obtain credential

76 more assisted living directors obtain credential

Seventy-six additional senior living professionals have earned the certified director of assisted living, or CDAL, credential, the Senior Living Certification Commission announced Monday.

People in the news, Aug. 1

People in the news, Aug. 1

Appointments, promotions and honors involving Berkadia, Cindat Capital Management, Erickson Living, Genacross Lutheran Services, HCP, LeadingAge Florida, Legacy Senior Living, Maplewood Senior Living, Monarch Landing, Presence Health, Senior Quality Lifestyles Corp. and more.

People in the news, July 25

People in the news, July 25

Promotions, appointments and honors related to Asbury Communities, Erickson Living, LeadingAge Florida, LCS, Norterre, Presbyterian Communities and Services and Ziegler.

NCAL announces 2017 award winners

NCAL announces 2017 award winners

The National Center for Assisted Living announced the recipients of its 2017 awards Thursday. Winners will be recognized at an Oct. 15 event.

Five Star plans to offer rehab services at other operators' communities

Five Star plans to offer rehab services at other operators' communities

Five Star Senior Living has announced plans to expand its rehabilitation and wellness services to communities that it does not operate. The division formerly known as Five Star Rehabilitation & Wellness has been renamed Ageility Physical Therapy Solutions.

People in the news, July 11

People in the news, July 11

Appointments, promotions and awards involving Always Best Care, Capital Senior Living, Covenant Retirement Communities, The Goodman Group, Newmark Knight Frank, Perkins Eastman and Watercrest Senior Living Group.

People in the news, July 5

People in the news, July 5

Promotions, appointments and honors involving Assisted Living by Unlimited Care Cottages, Erickson Living, ESCO Technologies, Green Courte Partners, IntegraCare, It's Never 2 Late, LCB Senior Living, Legacy Senior Communities, MBK Real Estate, PruittHealth, Senior Quality Lifestyles Corp., Thoma-Holec Design, Vitas Healthcare, West Health and more.

Pinnacle Living is new name for Virginia United Methodist Homes

Pinnacle Living is new name for Virginia United Methodist Homes

Richmond, VA-based Virginia United Methodist Homes announced a name change Monday to Pinnacle Living in an effort to shed the word home and to clarify to the public that residents and employees of any faith are welcome.

Columbia Pacific Advisors acquiring Hawthorn Retirement Group

Columbia Pacific Advisors acquiring Hawthorn Retirement Group

Seattle-based senior housing developer and owner Columbia Pacific Advisors and its founders announced the pending purchase of Hawthorn Retirement Group, a Vancouver, WA-based owner, developer and operator of senior housing communities in 20 states and two Canadian provinces, on Monday.

People in the news, June 20

People in the news, June 20

New appointments, promotions and honors related to Acts Retirement-Life Communities, Aegis Living, Asbury Group, Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, Erickson Living, Friendship, Integral Senior Living, LCB Senior Living, the National Council on Aging, Ohio Living Foundation, Somerby Senior Living and more.

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Aug. 16

'Pet therapy on steroids'

Chesterfield, MI

It was "pet therapy on steroids" when a special visitor recently roamed the halls of The Village of East Harbor, according to Administrator Carolyn Martin.