February 2016 Issue of McKnight's Senior Living
I'm not sure that any recruiter or marketing professional can itemize all the little advantages of retirement residence living without personally experiencing it as my ...
Relatively new leaders at three associations representing senior living providers will be facing established and evolving issues in 2016, they tell McKnight's Senior Living in ...
President Obama's legacy may be forever linked to healthcare reform. But you'd never know that based on his final State of the Union address.
Brookdale Senior Living says it's confident it has calmed much of the 2015 tumult in the wake of an Emeritus acquisition that led to short-term ...
Strategy and Innovation
The U.S. Department of Labor has sued a California residential care provider for gross violations of federal wage and hour regulations after "having exhausted all ...
A senior living community in Wenatchee, WA, faces fines for allegedly making workers manually lift residents, not developing an accident prevention program and other violations.
Concerns related to overbuilding could lead to declines in pricing and sales activity in some senior housing markets in 2016, predicts Integra Realty Resources.
Many financial experts look at the current senior living construction boom as a foregone conclusion.
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The Supreme Court declined to take up another challenge to the Affordable Care Act at press time.
The Department of Health and Human Services needs to develop a better plan to address the needs people who work in healthcare, notes a new ...
LeadingAge is not requiring its continuing care retirement community members to start calling themselves life plan communities, but the organization says its research shows that ...
Sunrise Senior Living will receive the 2016 MarketingSherpa Readers' Choice award for its business-to-consumer marketing campaign in February in Las Vegas.
He's highly regarded and admired in every sector of the healthcare industry he's dedicated a career to over the past few decades.
Companies that use predictive marketing and analytics significantly outperform others across many business metrics, such as revenue growth and customer engagement.
Oakmont of Santa Clarita intends to raise the bar for memory care in senior living by establishing new "Traditions" at its recently completed property north ...
Two studies of an app are showing promise for enhancing the physical health, vitality and brain fitness of older adults residing in independent living communities.
The use of "high-intensity" telemedicine at senior living communities significantly reduces visits to emergency departments, according to recently published research.
Across the Nation
A $13.5 million class action lawsuit settlement against the former Emeritus Corp. has been finalized in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
A former nursing assistant has been charged with a felony for taking video of a partially clad resident at the assisted living and memory care ...
California and Massachusetts raised their minimum wage to $10 an hour in January. But the Golden State's threshold could jump to as much as $15.
For the first time since 2001, Florida is back on top as Americans' most desired habitation destination, according to a recent Harris Poll of 2,232 ...
A Few Minutes With...
Mather LifeWays' Mary Leary talks about life care communities — and senior living's challenges
Many observers believe that information technology is going to be the next big thing in senior living
With demand escalating for memory support services in the senior living sector, operators have a full plate of factors they must consider as they improve ...
Old notions of bath time are being replaced by spas and other upgrades that challenge the status quo.
Researchers have discovered how speech impairments can help diagnose Alzheimer's disease with more than 82% accuracy and have developed automated technology to detect the impairments.
By playing three-dimensional video games, seniors can boost the formation of memories, according to neurobiologists at the University of California in Irvine.
Those working in the senior living field may have conflicting opinions as to the appropriateness of evolving terminology such as life plan community, but it ...