Resident-centered memory care helps us create an environment where each resident lives life to the fullest and experiences moments of joy every day.
When provided early enough for residents in assisted living facilities and nursing homes, hospice care can provide important benefits for the resident and facility operator alike.
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.
Senior living communities are as responsible for the lives of their residents during a disaster as they are during day-to-day living. Here are six best practices to consider when preparing for emergencies.
Senior living residents, their families and team members are a treasure trove of authentic stories that showcase what it’s like to live and work in a community.
Mindful methods of controlling temperatures in senior living environments can reduce energy usage and cost.
In the workforce, everyone is becoming more like millennials, not the other way around.
Guardianship research experts increasingly are realizing that the current system of guardianship, especially that of professional private guardianships, is significantly flawed.
Hazard vulnerability assessment is not just a “one-and-done” deal.
Virtual care technologies can help you address staffing shortages, pressures to enhance outcomes and a desire to reach older adults in their houses.
Assisted living operators that hope to compete for customers down the road need to change their business models and, in particular, ramp up offerings for more healthcare services.
Before investing in more marketing efforts, master the marketing mix by considering the mistakes committed by aging services organizations.
For developers, owners and operators looking to serve moderate- and middle-income retirees, new ideas in affordable senior and assisted living offer compelling lifestyle and care alternatives, while also filling a wide gap in market offerings.
Today, it’s less of a matter of whether you’ll have a data security breach and more of a matter of when. But if you take steps to mitigate the impact of a breach, then you can recover.
As aging services providers, it is our duty to help manage and mitigate the health and legal risks associated with resident alcohol and drug use.
As we continue to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, caregivers and assisted living facilities have been able to create increasingly sophisticated and tailored solutions to help improve the quality of life for residents.
“Creative disruption” in four key areas can help senior living communities address challenges related to changing resident expectations and labor shortages across disciplines.
Senior living operators are facing historic rates of turnover, decreasing revenues and increasing competition. One way to address these issues is to offer human resources and other programs for workers who are family caregivers.
These processes can help potential residents and their families make better-informed decisions about when is the right time for assisted living for themselves or their loved ones.