Lois A. Bowers

Senior Editor

Lois has spent almost her entire career covering healthcare, the business of healthcare and related topics via journalism or public relations. She is the recipient of the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Award as well as other honors.

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McKnight's Senior Living's first online expo set for June 20

McKnight's Senior Living's first online expo set for June 20

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Registration is now open for McKnight's Senior Living's first online expo. The event will include three webinars and a virtual trade show.

Seniors' use of technology is growing, survey finds

Seniors' use of technology is growing, survey finds

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Although seniors use technology less than younger adults, their use of it is growing, according to new research from the Pew Research Center. And the younger a senior is, the more likely he or she is to be using technology, on average.

Facility owner gets prison time and probation, ordered to pay $3,000 for neglecting residents

Facility owner gets prison time and probation, ordered to pay $3,000 for neglecting residents

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The owner of a licensed Nevada assisted living facility was sentenced to 179 days in prison and three years of probation and was ordered to pay $3,000 after investigators said she admitted residents who were beyond the level of care that could be provided there and did not keep the facility clean and well-maintained.

OSHA delays deadline for electronic submission of injury and illness data

OSHA delays deadline for electronic submission of injury and illness data

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has announced that it is extending a deadline for employers to electronically submit workplace injury and illness data under a final rule that had been released in May 2016.

Vandals destroy $11,000 worth of trees at senior community

Vandals destroy $11,000 worth of trees at senior community

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The developers of a 55+ active adult community in Florida are offering a $1,000 reward for information related to the destruction of more than $11,000 worth of trees on the property.

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May 15

Raising the bar

Knoxville, TN

Former Life Care Centers of America President and CEO Tom Winston has earned a law degree from the University of Tennessee at age 73.

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