Most Recent Articles by John O'Connor
Study confirms what many suspect: Assisted living's growth taking a toll on skilled care private payAug 01, 2018
Many operators are convinced senior living is growing at skilled care's expense. A new study adds nuance to the numbers.
Workers saw their wages and benefits increase by the fastest rate in nearly a decade, a sign that senior living operators are continuing to feel upward wage pressures.
The National Labor Relations board announced Wednesday it will accept briefs on whether to revisit a 2014 ruling that allowed workers to use employer email systems for union-related activities. Comments can be submitted through Sept. 5.
Could synthetic marijuana and bright lights be the next big things in dementia care? New findings revealed at the Alzheimer's Association's International Conference in Chicago suggest both soon might be more prevalent in senior living communities.
As hospitals and insurers focus more on wellness, new options are likely to become available to savvy senior living operators, experts say. New offerings could range from home-delivered meals to gym use to apartment cleaning during hospital stays, to name just a few.