In the field of aging services today, a confluence of factors is creating an imperative to move the needle toward more forward-thinking dementia care.
If I, a healthy person in my late 20s, stare at a mediocre painting and feel uninspired and sad, how do your residents perceive the artwork hanging in their forever home?
Legislation being considered in New York state and New York City significantly would cap security deposits for renters — and could portend future actions in other cities and states that will affect senior living.
Senior living communities are on notice of potential attacks on their employees and, thus, could be found liable.
A hyper-approach to safety has long prevented residents from enjoying the human right to make their own choices and evaluate their priorities.
We aren’t doing ourselves justice by hiding nursing behind obtuse titles in assisted living.
Having a better understanding about what life will be like during construction can help turn worry into excitement for your new project.
Here are a few of the ways we help our new residents adjust, and how they might work for your community.
Earth Day is an important annual reminder to protect our earth and its resources. Equally important is keeping sustainable practices going throughout the year.
Plenty of ways exist to incorporate thoughtful design solutions and special amenities to help make residents feel seen and valued. The same thinking can be applied to staff members.
Whether your community has been unfairly criticized or an internal issue has been made public, don’t allow bad reviews to ruin your reputation. Come out on top with these tips.
Here are answers to the questions you may have if you are faced with the involuntary discharge of a resident.
The government is broadening its enforcement umbrella, and it means heightened scrutiny and reporting responsibility for those providing care and services to older adults.
How we care for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias as the disease progresses, and the management of the behaviors associated with this progression, are issues of growing concern.
Advanced technologies can help turn the tide for senior care providers in reducing readmissions, creating efficiencies throughout the care cycle, and delivering better care – anytime, anywhere.
Form and function can be blended to achieve a welcoming and secure senior living community.
We’re at an inflection point for the integration of healthcare into assisted living. It’s time to stop talking and start doing something thoughtfully and intentionally.
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.