New devices make it easier for older adults to stay in familiar surroundings.
Tax season is upon us, and it’s important to know what the biggest scams are, so we recognize and prevent these heinous crimes.
When it comes to managing chronic conditions, seniors prefer high-touch interactions. But providers, family members and other stakeholders can leverage technology that supports and even facilitates personalized care without replacing face-to-face communications altogether.
Enhancing the resident dining experience can improve the work atmosphere and raise the overall quality of life in a senior living community.
Thanks to advancements in LED lighting technology and lighting controls, developers and operational management can quickly and efficiently modernize their facilities.
Greater access to proven remote patient monitoring technologies can lead to safer and more effective healthcare among older adults while also reducing the cost and burden incurred through senior care.
With three key data elements in mind, senior living operators can change the way they manage their communities.
There are ways that senior living community executive directors and nursing home administrators can help residents under their care reduce their weight, if necessary.
Senior dining reviews can offer valuable insight into your program and operations, and navigating them comes with its own unique set of guidelines and challenges.
To rein in today’s rampant enthusiasm, avoid a potentially disastrous overbuilding scenario and the potential for rising loan defaults, industry players should consider four points.
The significant shift in demographics, combined with increasing lifespans and an already challenging staffing environment, represents a perfect storm for healthcare organizations in general — and geriatric-specific entities in particular.
Senior living operators must find creative solutions for recruiting and retention so that they can continue to provide high-quality resident care and services.
The typical sales calls in the field are not yielding the results they have in the past. Here are a few tips to support your sales efforts in your service area.
Today’s older-adult patients and residents no longer are averse to using mobile technology to help manage their personal health, which presents providers with the opportunity to offer digital solutions that streamline care and boost overall engagement and satisfaction.
It’s crucial to ensure that residents are able to stay in touch with family members and other loved ones and that staff members are able to do their jobs. A strong cell signal is critical.
Unsigned and poorly executed admissions documents can have a lasting and sometimes devastating effect on a senior living community.
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.
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.