Multiple reasons exist as to why a sponsor can benefit from a bridge loan.
A recent court case decision takes aim at the heart of senior living, which is about connection, meaning and relationships.
Falls are one of the leading causes of injury and death among older people. Here are some ways to help residents.
The current environment makes it more important than ever that long-term care providers proactively mitigate their losses with an aggressive approach to risk management.
Treating lower urinary tract conditions can reduce the likelihood of falls, fractures and daytime dysfunction in older adults.
There are challenges but also exciting times with numerous opportunities. It is a good time to be in senior living.
You’ll find these insights into senior addiction eye-opening.
With careful planning and help from knowledgeable professionals, providing gluten-free options is an attainable goal for organizations that serve older adults who have special dietary needs.
It’s vital for senior living providers to make their communities feel warm and welcoming over the holidays. Here are a few ways we accomplish this at my community.
Wayfinding is more than signage. It can help visitors and residents feel welcome and secure in a senior living community.
Senior living communities are succeeding with the connection dimension but still have work to do on the engagement side of the spectrum.
The “Disaster Ready” video provides an excellent overview of what providers in every state should be doing to make sure that they are ready for emergencies and disasters.
Physician leaders as chief / corporate medical officers in healthcare is not a new concept. Such a role at the corporate leadership level in senior living, however, is relatively new. And greatly needed.
The 25th anniversary of the Helen Bader Center at Ovation Communities has prompted a look back on past dementia care and thoughts about where future studies will take us.
Falling into the trap of using advertising ideas that rely on senior stereotypes will make it difficult for you to generate interest in your community. Use these tips to help avoid stereotyping older adults in your marketing efforts.
Keeping your construction project on task and within budget is a proper expectation — if you’re mindful of your vision, the building systems and the human components from the onset.
Most senior living community CEOs will tell you they do an outstanding job of listening to their residents, and yet many residents still don’t believe they have a sufficient amount of input in decisions that affect their everyday lives. These steps will help bridge the disconnect.
Resident-centered memory care helps us create an environment where each resident lives life to the fullest and experiences moments of joy every day.
Consider these three questions when you are planning a new project or evaluating an existing space.
Let me share two stories that encapsulate what we do that is special and different at our senior living communities and why we recently were honored for that.