Unsigned and poorly executed admissions documents can have a lasting and sometimes devastating effect on a senior living community.
I recently sat down for a discussion with Jim Reiker, senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Americare Senior Living, a nationwide senior living and skilled nursing organization.
For Medicare Advantage plans and risk-bearing entities to remain sustainable, they must adopt innovative quality and risk programs to meet the growing demand for effective risk, quality and care strategies, including value-based contracting and end-to-end solutions to optimize the opportunity.
Technology is supposed to make our lives better and easier, but not everyone is benefitting from its use.
Intelligent energy management can trim expenses, reduce energy waste, provide operational efficiency, boost revenue and improve the total resident experience.
When it comes to insurance and controlling the risks related to your community, there continue to be two traditional options: transfer risk or retain risk.
For senior living communities, security breaches can come in all shapes and sizes.
Executive directors and administrators must educate the residents in their care that water shortages are real, they may last for years and everyone must do his or her part to help supplies last.
WiFi is a hot topic in senior living and long-term care these days, often because it’s a major source of frustration. But it doesn’t have to be.
Staff and residents at an independent and assisted living community in Michigan are experiencing the benefits of bringing virtual reality to residents.
Fostering an authentic sense of community is the most important part of working in any aspect of the senior living industry, but it is especially true in sales.
Many senior living executive directors are unaware of the important role distributors play in keeping their communities open and operating effectively. Here’s what you need to know.
Lasting trends in senior living dining result in flavorful, nourishing menu items and a timeless dining experience that makes the difference in the daily lives of residents.
Research suggests that virtual reality could help senior living communities improve residents’ mental and physical health.
Changes in the senior living sector are happening fast, and your branding will need to keep pace.
Asking questions as the concerned son rather than the service provider confirmed for me that everyone at this point in their life needs to know more than “Mom needs help.”
With today’s broader campuses, more active seniors and specialized levels of care, staff must respond to emergencies and requests wherever the resident may be, while keeping track of individuals in a way that is minimally intrusive.
What if you could boost revenue, worry less about occupancy and retain employees for longer periods of time?
Senior living professionals may have blind spots regarding prospective residents and the sales methods used to familiarize them with communities. Fortunately, ways exist to address them.
As both individual seniors and their caregivers look to implement technology solutions that will have a positive daily effect on the aging experience, a couple of key elements of data collection must be addressed.