Older adults lost $100 million to COVID-related fraud in 2020: report
Sep 24, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic gave scammers an opportunity to use new tactics to defraud older adults, including illegal robocalls, texts and emails, and social media posts.
3 ways you can make senior living better
Aug 12, 2021
In some ways, COVID has become too convenient of a target.
Sequestration could delay mergers and acquisitions: Amedisys CEO
Apr 30, 2021
The extended moratorium on Medicare pay cuts to healthcare providers could throw a monkey wrench into Amedisys’ acquisition plans, CEO Paul Kusserow admitted Thursday.
Brightview only senior living company on Fortune ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ list
Apr 13, 2021
Baltimore-based Brightview Senior Living has become the first senior living company to land a spot on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For list. The list was announced Monday.
People in the news, Oct. 6
Oct 06, 2020
Appointments, promotions and departures at Bluespire, Brookdale Senior Living, KARE, Lancaster Pollard, National Church Residences, Pleasant Acres Christian Haven, Retirement Unlimited, Thurston Woods...
‘Ugly period’ of pandemic is over, but ‘COVID hangovers’ will persist: panelists
Oct 05, 2020
The “ugly period” of the COVID-19 pandemic is behind the senior living industry, but a couple of “COVID hangovers” will persist moving forward, according to industry experts participating in a...
EAPs and other resources that senior living must put in front of its COVID-19-pressured workers
Jul 30, 2020
With the resources to be found in EAPs, senior living and care employees will be better equipped to manage the pressures and continue to carry on.
Majority of assisted living communities have less than 2-week supply of masks, gowns to fight COVID-19:...
Jun 19, 2020
More than half of assisted living communities have less than a two-week supply of vital personal protective equipment, placing them at a “significant disadvantage” in protecting older adults and staff...
Senior living not receiving same attention, support as nursing homes during pandemic, briefing speakers...
Jun 15, 2020
Assisted living and continuing care retirement communities are struggling as much as nursing homes but have not received the same attention and support, experts said Thursday during a Maryland General...
Frontline workers must be priority for COVID-19 resources, groups say; Juniper to test all residents,...
Lois A. Bowers
Apr 03, 2020
The safety and well-being of frontline workers in senior living and skilled nursing must be prioritized in order to ensure that older adults receive the care they need and that the spread of COVID-19 is...