Hunt Real Estate Capital approved as Fannie Mae seniors housing lender

Hunt Real Estate Capital has now been approved as a Fannie Mae seniors housing lender, the company announced Thursday.

People in the news, Aug. 7

People in the news, Aug. 7

Promotions and appointments at Brookdale Senior Living, Charter Senior Living, Epoch Senior Living, Erickson Living, Fellowship Community, HCP, Health Dimensions Group, Integral Senior Living, Primrose Retirement Communities and Watercrest Senior Living Group.

Singapore company buys 50% stake in Watermark for $77 million

Singapore company buys 50% stake in Watermark for $77 million

Singapore-based Keppel Corp. Ltd. is entering the senior living market by purchasing a 50% stake in Tucson, AZ-based Watermark Retirement Communities for up to $77.3 million, the company announced Thursday.

People in the news, July 31

People in the news, July 31

Retirements, appointments, promotions and awards at American Senior Communities, Autumn Leaves, the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging, Brookdale Senior Living, Caring.com, Dial Retirement Communities, Emerald Communities, Erdman, Fellowship Community, Integrace, Koelsch Communities, K4Connect, LCB Senior Living, the Los Angeles Jewish Home, Morningside Ministries Senior Living Communities, NuStep, ResCare, Sherpa CRM, Travanse Living and Wingate Healthcare.

Argentum begins program to boost senior living advocacy efforts

The STAR program builds on advocacy efforts associated with Argentum's annual springtime "fly-in" in Washington, D.C.

NCAL announces 2018 award winners

NCAL announces 2018 award winners

The National Center for Assisted Living has announced the recipients of the 2018 NCAL Awards Program, who will be honored in October at the 69th Annual AHCA/NCAL Annual Convention & Expo in San Diego.

People in the news, July 24

People in the news, July 24

Appointments at Dementia Alliance of North Carolina, Harbor Retirement Associates, Integrace, United Zion Retirement Community and Ziegler.

$25.2M deal adds Koelsch Communities to LTC Properties portfolio of operators

$25.2M deal adds Koelsch Communities to LTC Properties portfolio of operators

LTC Properties will acquire two Texas memory care communities in a $25.2 million sale-leaseback arrangement that adds Koelsch Communities to its portfolio of operators, the real estate investment trust announced Tuesday.

People in the news, July 17

People in the news, July 17

Appointments and promotions at American House Senior Living Communities, Balfour Senior Living, Cadence Senior Living, Commonwealth Senior Living, Christian Care Centers, Diversicare, Epoch Senior Living, Erickson Living, Hebrew SeniorLife, IN2L, Jackson Creek Senior Living, Maplewood Senior Living, Mission Health Communities, National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners, PGIM Real Estate Finance, Primrose Retirement Communities, Regional Enterprises, Seasons Management and Solutions Advisors Group.

Thrive Senior Living launches 'Playing Favorites' brand campaign

Thrive Senior Living launches 'Playing Favorites' brand campaign

Thrive Senior Living has unveiled "Playing Favorites," a year-long ad campaign meant to be an irreverent, tongue-in-cheek way to set the brand apart with the decision-making adult children and caregivers of prospective independent living, assisted living and memory care residents.

LCS closes on $300 million equity seniors housing programmatic joint venture

Des Moines, IA-based LCS says it has closed on a $300 million equity seniors housing programmatic joint venture that will acquire and develop senior living communities.

People in the News, July 10

People in the News, July 10

Appointments and retirements from Anthem Memory Care, Benchmark Senior Living, Eastcastle Place, Kendal, LCB Senior Living, the Real Estate Roundtable, The Springs at Monarch Landing, Watercrest Senior Living Group and Wingate Healthcare.

MBK completes 'largest single purchase,' $382M acquisition of WESTliving properties

MBK completes 'largest single purchase,' $382M acquisition of WESTliving properties

Irvine, CA-based MBK Senior Living has closed escrow on the largest single purchase in the company's 20-year history, spending $382 million to buy nine WESTliving senior living communities in Arizona, California and Washington, the company announced Friday.

People in the news, July 3

People in the news, July 3

Benchmark Senior Living, Berkadia, Caring.com, Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge, CFG Community Bank, Gemino Healthcare Finance, Integral Senior Living, LCB Senior Living, Masonic Charity Foundation, Masterpiece Living, Shepherd Health, Silverado, the Senior Living Certification Commission and Ventana by Buckner.

Seniors housing design awards bestowed

Seniors housing design awards bestowed

Winners of this year's Gold Nugget awards were announced Thursday at the California Building Industry Association's Pacific Coast Builders Conference in San Francisco.

Upward trend continues for AL communities earning AHCA/NCAL Silver Quality Awards

Upward trend continues for AL communities earning AHCA/NCAL Silver Quality Awards

Forty-seven assisted living communities have earned the 2018 Silver - Achievement in Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living, AHCA/NCAL announced Thursday.

New assisted living trade association launches in Kentucky

New assisted living trade association launches in Kentucky

The 64-year-old Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities has launched the Kentucky Center for Assisted Living, a state affiliate of the National Center for Assisted Living.

People in the News, June 26

People in the News, June 26

Appointments and honors at Brookdale Senior Living, Friendship Village, Integral Senior Living, LeadingAge California, LeadingAge Pennsylvania, Piper Shores and Touchmark.

Erickson Living, AHCA/NCAL among organizations on 2018 'Top Workplaces' list

Erickson Living, the American Health Care Association / National Center for Assisted Living, Capital One, Cushman and Wakefield, and Walker and Dunlop are five of 150 companies and organizations named to the Washington Post's "Top Workplaces 2018" list, which recognizes Washington, D.C.-area employers, the media outlet has announced.

Juniper Communities certified as Great Place to Work

Juniper Communities certified as Great Place to Work

Bloomfield, NJ-based Juniper Communities has been certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work.

Hines furthers interest in senior living with Sentio partnership

Hines furthers interest in senior living with Sentio partnership

International real estate firm Hines has strengthened its involvement in senior living by partnering with Sentio Investments to assemble a portfolio specializing in senior living and other healthcare real estate assets, the companies announced Wednesday.

New partner will manage $17.1 million in acquisitions for National Health Investors

New partner will manage $17.1 million in acquisitions for National Health Investors

Real estate investment trust National Health Investors announced that it will lease two senior living communities, newly acquired for a total of $17.1 million, to affiliates of a new partner.

Vitality, YourLife announce partnership

Vitality, YourLife announce partnership

Franklin, TN-based Vitality Senior Living has been selected as the exclusive operating partner for YourLife Senior Living.

People in the News, June 19

People in the News, June 19

Appointments and promotions at American House Senior Living Communities, Benchmark Senior Living, Catholic Charities New Hampshire, Epoch Senior Living, Genacross Lutheran Services, Integral Senior Living, LCB Senior Living, Legacy Senior Living, Lutheran Village, Senior Resource Group, Sodalis Senior Living, Sodexo, Watercrest Senior Living Group and Wingate Healthcare.

Otterbein unveils new organization-wide brand identity

Otterbein unveils new organization-wide brand identity

Otterbein SeniorLife is the new name of the former Otterbein Senior Lifestyle Choices, based in Lebanon, OH. The change is part of a companywide rebranding effort that also includes a new logo and an updated website.

NIC board adds Brookdale CEO Lucinda 'Cindy' Baier

NIC board adds Brookdale CEO Lucinda 'Cindy' Baier

The National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care has added Brookdale Senior Living President and CEO Lucinda "Cindy" Baier to its board of directors.

Silverado announces $45M, 5-year expansion plan

Silverado announces $45M, 5-year expansion plan

Silverado on Wednesday announced plans to fund a five-year effort to develop memory care communities throughout top U.S. metro areas with a $45 million investment commitment from real estate investment management firm Artemis Real Estate Partners.

People in the news, June 12

People in the news, June 12

Appointments and promotions at Bluespire Senior Marketing, Caledonia Senior Living, Carroll Lutheran Village, Epoch Senior Living, Gifford Retirement Community, Maplewood Senior Living, Primrose Retirement Communities, Senior Quality Lifestyles Corp., UsAgainstAlzheimer's, Villaggio and WesleyLife.

Solinity's first project will address middle-market need

Solinity's first project will address middle-market need

Knoxville, TN-based Solinity has entered into its first management project, which is designed to fulfill a need in Montgomery, AL, for middle-market senior housing.

People in the News, June 5

People in the News, June 5

Promotions and appointments at Cadence Senior Living, Eastcastle Place Health and Rehabilitation, Erickson Living, Hammond Glen Retirement Community, Harbor's Edge, Integral Senior Living, Juniper Communities, LCB Senior Living, Masonic Villages, Morselife Health System, Tutera Senior Living and Healthcare, Watercrest Senior Living Group and Wingate Healthcare.

80% of Holiday communities obtain Great Place to Work certification

80% of Holiday communities obtain Great Place to Work certification

A focus on employee engagement for more than a year has manifested itself in the certification of more than 80% of Holiday Retirement communities through the Great Place to Work Institute, Holiday said Monday.

New senior living management, development company launches

New senior living management, development company launches

L4 Lifestyles has launched to provide senior living management and development services to communities and ownership groups.

114 assisted living communities earn AHCA/NCAL Bronze Quality Awards

Assisted living communities totaling 114 were among the 521 long-term and post-acute care operators across 50 states and the District of Columbia that have earned 2018 Bronze - Commitment to Quality Awards from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living, it was announced Thursday.

People in the news, May 29

People in the news, May 29

Promotions and appointments at Balfour Senior Living, Benchmark Senior Living, CarePredict, Covenant Retirement Communities, Edgehill Health Center, Hodgeman County Health Center, Senior Housing Properties Trust, The Point at Rockridge and Waltonwood Lake Boone.

People in the news, May 22

People in the news, May 22

Appointments and promotions at Buckner Retirement Services, Covia, Creating Results, Elder Care Alliance, Five Star Senior Living, Friendship Village, Integrace, Integral Senior Living, National Lutheran Communities & Services, Presby's Inspired Life, Presbyterian Senior Living, Primrose Retirement Communities, Quality Care Properties and Wingate Healthcare.

Lancaster Pollard opens San Francisco office

Lancaster Pollard's 10th banking office nationwide is located in the San Francisco area.

People in the news, May 15

People in the news, May 15

Appointments and promotions at Discovery Senior Living, Eldermark Software, HumanGood, Integral Senior Living, LeadingAge Florida, MedOptions, Radiant Senior Living, Sagebrook Senior Living, Wingate Healthcare and more.

Senior living referral service gets new owner

Senior living referral service gets new owner

San Mateo, CA-based senior living referral service Caring.com has been acquired by private equity investors Caring Holdings, the website announced Tuesday.

People in the news, May 8

People in the news, May 8

Appointments and honors at Cadence Senior Living, Capital Senior Living, Eden Alternative, HCP, Senior Housing Properties, National Lutheran Communities & Services, OnShift, Quarry Hill, Ryan Companies and Wingate Healthcare.

Cadence, Ryan partner on 'age-in-place' senior living community

Cadence, Ryan partner on 'age-in-place' senior living community

Cadence Senior Living and Ryan Companies US have partnered to design, develop and build Azure Mesa, an upscale senior living community in Arizona with an "age-in-place" model that will accommodate a total of 170 private-pay, market-rate units.

People in the news, May 1

People in the news, May 1

Promotions and appointments at The Amsterdam at Harborside, Atria Senior Living, Benchmark Senior Living, Epoch Senior Living, Integral Senior Living, Isakson Living, Morning Pointe Senior Living, OakView Health Center, Peconic Landing, PGIM Real Estate Finance, Presbyterian Village North and Ziegler.

'Capture the Moment' is theme for National Assisted Living Week

'Capture the Moment' is theme for National Assisted Living Week

"Capture the Moment" will be the theme of this year's National Assisted Living Week, Sept. 9 to 15, the National Center for Assisted Living announced Thursday.

People in the news, April 24

People in the news, April 24

Appointments at AMDA-The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine, Benchmark Senior Living, Elder Care Alliance, Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition, Spring Cypress Assisted Living and Memory Care, Watercrest Senior Living Group and more.

People in the news, April 17

People in the news, April 17

Appointments and promotions at Aegis Living, Always Best Care, Arbor Co., CBRE, Centers Health Care, Charter Senior Living, Danish Home of Chicago, Desert Willow at Sagewood, Envoy America, Front Porch, Heritage Senior Living, Judson Services, Juniper Communities, LifeSpire of Virginia, Noble's Pond, Northbridge Companies, SantaFe Senior Living, Watercrest Senior Living Group and WESTliving.

People in the news, April 10

People in the news, April 10

Appointments at Argentum, Charter Senior Living, Friendship Village, Kendal Corp. and Mission Senior Living.

New lead-generation effort launches for senior living

New lead-generation effort launches for senior living

A new platform has launched with the goal of helping to connect senior living communities and prospective residents looking for new places to live.

People in the news, April 3

People in the news, April 3

Retirements, promotions and appointments at Arrow Senior Living Management, Benchmark Senior Living, Century Park Associates, CliftonLarsonAllen, Crestavilla, Dial Retirement Communities, The LaSalle Group, Primrose Retirement Communities, Senior Housing Properties Trust, Watercrest Senior Living Group, The Waters Senior Living, WesleyLife and WESTliving.

Ziegler closes on $94.3 million refinancing of Florida retirement community

"By taking a unique approach to the Section 232 board and care criteria, this loan accomplished the largest refinance of a single-asset senior housing community in HUD's portfolio," Ziegler Financing Corp. said of the deal involving the not-for-profit Village at Gainesville.

People in the news, March 27

People in the news, March 27

Appointments and promotions at Army Residence Community, Buckner Retirement Services, Cadence Senior Living, Carlton Senior Living, Erickson Living, Five Star Senior Living, Jefferson's Ferry, Kisco Senior Living, Sagebrook Senior Living, Watercrest Senior Living Group and Wingate Healthcare.

People in the news, March 20

People in the news, March 20

Appointments at Heritage Senior Living, HJ Sims, Institutional Property Advisors, JCH, Lutheran Senior Services, Monarch Landing, Travanse Living at Wheaton and Waltonwood Lake Boone.

Episcopal Senior Communities is now Covia

Episcopal Senior Communities is now Covia

Walnut Creek, CA-based Episcopal Senior Communities has changed its name to Covia.

People in the news, March 13

People in the news, March 13

Funeral information for Tony Mullen, a founder of the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care. And appointments at Erickson Living, Hunt Mortgage Group, It's Never 2 Late, LeadingAge, Lutheran Senior Services, New Perspective Senior Living, Solvere Senior Living, Stratus Interoperable and Sun Health.

42 are in first class of sales counselor certificate recipients

42 are in first class of sales counselor certificate recipients

Forty-two individuals from 16 senior living companies make up the first class of senior living sales counselor certificate recipients, Argentum announced Monday.

Great Minds Gala to honor actress, chef

Actress Marcia Gay Harden and chef Madison Cowan will be among those honored March 19 by LeadingAge and Integrace at the Great Minds Gala. Two additional awards also will be bestowed.

Welltower, Hines break ground on Manhattan AL high-rise

Welltower, Hines break ground on Manhattan AL high-rise

Real estate investment trust Welltower and international real estate firm Hines officially broke ground Monday for a 16-story, 130,000-square-foot tower that will house Midtown Manhattan's first purpose-built assisted living and memory care community.

Argentum conference recognized for increased growth, participation

Argentum conference recognized for increased growth, participation

The 2017 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference & Expo has been recognized among the most recent class of "Fastest 50" and "Next 50" events by Trade Show Executive magazine for its significant expansion and continued growth, Argentum said Tuesday.

People in the news, March 6

People in the news, March 6

Appointments at Aegis Living, Argentum, Epoch Senior Living, Erickson Living, Presby's Inspired Life and Watercrest Senior Living Group.

People in the News, Feb. 27

People in the News, Feb. 27

Appointments, promotions and other news involving Capital Senior Living Corp., Charter Senior Living, Five Star Senior Living, GlenBrook Health Center, Jefferson's Ferry, Morning Pointe Senior Living, The RMR Group, Senior Housing Properties Trust, Waltonwood, WESTliving and Ziegler.

100 more professionals earn CDAL credential

100 more professionals earn CDAL credential

A new class of 100 senior living professionals has earned the Senior Living Certification Commission's certified director of assisted living credential, the group has announced.

Ziegler launches Senior Living Municipal Long Bond Index

Ziegler has launched the Senior Living Municipal Long Bond Index, the specialty investment bank announced Thursday.

Bon Secours, Mercy Health merger will create fifth-largest Catholic health system

Marriottsville, MD-based Bon Secours Health System and Cincinnati-based Mercy Health announced merger plans Wednesday. When complete, the combined entity will operate more than 50 senior living and post-acute care sites across seven states.

Acts Retirement-Life Communities, The Evergreens affiliate

West Point, PA-based Acts Retirement-Life Communities expands its operations to New Jersey with an affiliation with The Evergreens, a continuing care retirement community in Moorestown, NJ.

People in the news, Feb. 20

People in the news, Feb. 20

Appointments and promotions at Care Dimensions, Crestavilla, Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care, Epoch Senior Living, Erickson Living, Harbor's Edge, Heritage Senior Living, Integrace Buckingham's Choice, KTGY Architecture + Planning, Omega Communities, Primrose Retirement Communities, Solutions Advisors, Timber Ridge at Talus, Tutera Senior Living & Health Care and Wesleyan Homes.

Presence, Ascension reach partnership agreement

Presence, Ascension reach partnership agreement

Chicago-based Presence Health will join St. Louis-based Ascension to become part of AMITA Health under the terms of an agreement announced Thursday. The two entities had announced a non-binding letter of intent related to the deal in August.

People in the news, Feb. 13

People in the news, Feb. 13

Promotions and appointments at Allegro, Asbury Communities, Benchmark Senior Living, Cadence Senior Living, Holiday Retirement, Lancaster Pollard, LCB Senior Living, Luther Manor, P.B. Bell and Wingate Healthcare.

Brookdale associates, partners raise $2.1 million for Alzheimer's

Brookdale associates, partners raise $2.1 million for Alzheimer's

Brookdale Senior Living associates and partners together raised $2.1 million for the Alzheimer's Association in 2017, according to the company.

Senior living placement firm acquired by home care franchisor

Senior living placement firm acquired by home care franchisor

Senior placement franchise CarePatrol will be acquired by in-home care provider ComForCare Health Care Holdings in an agreement announced by the parties on Tuesday.

People in the news, Feb. 6

People in the news, Feb. 6

Retirements, promotions and appointments at the Armed Forces Retirement Home, Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors, Epoch Senior Living, Golden West, HCP, HJ Sims, LCB Senior Living, LifeSpan Network, the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care, SoftWriters, Springpoint Senior Living, Timber Ridge at Talus, the Veterans Home at King and Welltower.

MatrixCare tops 2018 Best in KLAS rankings for LTC software

Bloomington, MN-based MatrixCare has ranked highest on the Best in KLAS list of long-term care software companies for the second consecutive year.

People in the news, Jan. 30

People in the news, Jan. 30

Appointments and promotions at Carter Bank & Trust, Dominion Senior Living, Epoch Senior Living, Erickson Living, Harbor Retirement Associates, Integrity Housing, Jefferson's Ferry, Judson Services, K4Connect, Lifespace Communities, Masterpiece Living, The Mercy Community, SAGE, Sun Health and WesleyLife.

Eclipse Senior Living assumes management of Elmcroft communities

Eclipse Senior Living assumes management of Elmcroft communities

Familiar faces at a new operator, Eclipse Senior Living, have assumed management of 76 private-pay seniors housing communities owned by Chicago-based real estate investment trust Ventas, the REIT announced Tuesday.

People in the news, Jan. 23

People in the news, Jan. 23

Promotions and appointments at Epoch Senior Living, GlynnDevins, HumanGood, Juniper Communities, Lancaster Pollard, LCB Senior Living, the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care, Primrose Retirement Communities, Solvere Senior Living, the Texas Organization of Residential Care Homes, Watercrest Senior Living Group, Watermark Retirement Communities and Ziegler.

Allegro Senior Living announces new brand

Allegro Senior Living announces new brand

Allegro Senior Living has launched a new brand, Alto Senior Living, with the addition of three new properties to its portfolio.

People in the news, Jan. 16

People in the news, Jan. 16

Promotions and appointments at Harmony Senior Services, Landmark Connect, LCS, Legend Senior Living, Regions Bank, Richfield Living and University Village.

People in the news, Jan. 9

People in the news, Jan. 9

Appointments and promotions at Allergro, Avanti Senior Living, Friendship Health, Harbor Retirement Associates, Juniper Communities, LCB Senior Living, Mansfield Memorial Homes, Pioneer Network and Solinity.

LTC, Tealwood, Tukka form $23 million joint venture

LTC, Tealwood, Tukka form $23 million joint venture

Real estate investment trust LTC Properties announced Wednesday that it is teaming up with a new partner and using a particular financing model for the first time in a $23 million joint venture that will result in a new independent living, assisted living and memory care campus in Wisconsin.

25 Brookdale communities earn Energy Star certification

25 Brookdale communities earn Energy Star certification

Twenty-five Brookdale Senior Living communities have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star certification, the Brentwood, TN-based company announced Wednesday.

People in the news, Jan. 2

People in the news, Jan. 2

Promotions and appointments at Buckner Retirement Services, Cura Hospitality, Elkco Properties, Erickson Living, Friendship Village, RED Mortgage Capital, Solera Senior Living, Validus Senior Living and Welltower.

Atria announces $1 billion development plans

Atria announces $1 billion development plans

Louisville, KY-based Atria Senior Living is planning $1 billion in development and redevelopment in high-barrier-to-entry markets, the company announced Wednesday as it shared news of a major capital raise.

Schwartz will continue to lead CEAL board

Schwartz will continue to lead CEAL board

The Center for Excellence in Assisted Living has named its 2018-2019 board officers, and Lindsay B. Schwartz, Ph.D., of the National Center for Assisted Living will continue as chairwoman.

People in the news, Dec. 19

People in the news, Dec. 19

Promotions and appointments at EarlySense, Ginger Cove, Gurwin Jewish, HJ Sims, Integrace, LCB Senior Living, Lifespace Communities, Maxwell Group / Senior Living Communities, MedOptions, MorningStar Senior Living, Sagora Senior Living and Waltonwood Cary Parkway.

People in the news, Dec. 12

People in the news, Dec. 12

Appointments and promotions at Buckner Retirement Services, Ebenezer, Erickson Living, Lincoln and Donalson Care Centers, The Redwoods, Senior Quality Lifestyles Corp., Spectrum Retirement Communities and Ziegler.

66 assisted living communities meet at least two NCAL quality goals

Sixty-six assisted living communities have attained two or more of the four goals in the National Center for Assisted Living's Quality Initiative, NCAL has announced.

Sales certificate program registration deadline is Dec. 21

Dec. 21 is the registration deadline for Argentum's online certificate program for senior living sales counselors.

People in the news, Dec. 5

People in the news, Dec. 5

Appointments and promotions at The Carrington at Lincolnwood, Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, Hebrew SeniorLife, Hillcrest Health Services, Methodist Village Senior Living, Reemo Health and Springpoint Senior Living.

People in the news, Nov. 21

People in the news, Nov. 21

Appointments and promotions at Asbury Place, Benchmark Senior Living, Charter Senior Living, Erickson Living, Juniper Communities, Home Care Assistance, LCB Senior Living, Life Care Services, Morning Pointe Senior Living and Watercrest Senior Living Group.

People in the news, Nov. 14

People in the news, Nov. 14

Promotions and appointments at Cadence Senior Living, Church Mutual Insurance Co., Covenant Retirement Communities, Erickson Living, LifeSpire of Virginia and New Perspective Senior Living.

Assisted living administrator named new ACHCA president

Assisted living administrator named new ACHCA president

Bill McGinley, who received the American College of Health Care Administrators' Distinguished Assisted Living Administrator Award earlier this year, has been named president and CEO of the organization, ACHCA announced Thursday.

People in the news, Nov. 7

People in the news, Nov. 7

Appointments and promotions at Amber Court Assisted Living of Smithtown, ChartWise Medical Systems, Hammes Co., K4Connect, LCB Senior Living and Maplewood Senior Living.

Nelson promoted to CEO of LCS, Kenny to continue as board chair

Nelson promoted to CEO of LCS, Kenny to continue as board chair

Joel Nelson has been promoted to CEO and president of LCS effective Jan. 1, the Des Moines, IA-based company announced Thursday. Current CEO Ed Kenny will continue in his other role as chairman of the board of Life Care Companies LLC and LCS Holdings.

People in the news, Oct. 31

People in the news, Oct. 31

Promotions and appointments at Benedictine Health System, Cadence Senior Living, Morning Pointe Senior Living and New Perspective Senior Living.

People in the news, Oct. 24

People in the news, Oct. 24

Appointments at CareServ, Dominion Senior Living, Erickson Living, Hebrew SeniorLife, Reemo Health and Watercrest Senior Living Group.

People in the news, Oct. 17

People in the news, Oct. 17

Appointments and promotions involving Asbury Place, Erickson Living, Gardant Management Solutions, The Glebe, Hammes Co., Maplewood Senior Living, MatrixCare, MSP Real Estate and Heritage Senior Living and Seniority.

People in the news, Oct. 4

People in the news, Oct. 4

Appointments and promotions involving Erickson Living, Front Porch, Legacy Senior Communities, National Lutheran Communities & Services, New Jewish Home and Welltower.

AdCare Health Systems is now Regional Health Properties

AdCare Health Systems is now known as Regional Health Properties following a series of previously planned actions.

LeadingAge has 3 ties to Influencers in Aging list

Three people with connections to LeadingAge have been named to Next Avenue's list of the Top 50 Influencers in Aging for 2017.

Robert Van Dyk to receive NCAL's Jan Thayer Pioneer Award

Robert Van Dyk to receive NCAL's Jan Thayer Pioneer Award

Robert Van Dyk, president and CEO of Ridgewood, NJ-based Van Dyk Health Care, will receive the 2017 Jan Thayer Pioneer Award from the National Center for Assisted Living during the organization's annual meeting in October, NCAL has announced.

People in the news, Sept. 26

People in the news, Sept. 26

Appointments, promotions and honors involving Anthem Memory Care, Atria Senior Living, Brightview Senior Living, Church Mutual Insurance Co., Heritage Senior Living, Haskell, Juniper Communities, LeadingAge Minnesota, LifeSpire of Virginia, Oakmont Senior Living, Senior Lifestyle Corp., Watercrest Senior Living Group and more.

Ventas recognized for sustainability efforts

Ventas recognized for sustainability efforts

Real estate investment trust Ventas has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the first time and has been ranked the top healthcare REIT by GRESB in its assessment of real estate environment, social and governance factors.

People in the news, Sept. 19

People in the news, Sept. 19

Appointments at Brightview Senior Living/The Shelter Group, Legacy Senior Living, Maxwell Group and WesleyLife.

In Focus

Aug. 8 

Help with hydration

Multiple locations 

Senior living communities across the country have been helping older adults stay hydrated this summer by creating hydration kits and consistently offering water and other options for liquids.

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