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More news for Thursday, Aug. 22

‘Poorly understood’ industry trends leads to GE ranking of risky LTC insurer, analyst says … AARP urges Democrats to hold debate on issues concerning ‘older Americans’ … SEC affirms its authority over proxy advisory firms that CEOs hate … University of Mississippi introduces applied gerontology department

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More news for Wednesday, Aug. 14

Florida agency’s records wrongly indicate that some operators aren’t in compliance with generator requirements … Federal task force seeks input on long-term care insurance … Drones, smartphones and sensors aid fall interventions, first aid
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More news for Friday, Aug. 9

Sabra Health Care REIT seeks controlling stake of 51% in Enlivant … Collapse of 75 jumbled entities leads to dissolution of senior care partnership … North Carolina proposed budget would extend moratorium on memory care beds … NHI announces second-quarter results … National HealthCare Corp. reports second-quarter earnings

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People in the news, Aug. 20

Promotions, appointments and other news at Asbury, Caddis, The Ensign Group, The Glen at Scripps Ranch, Heritage Senior Living, LandSouth, Legacy Senior Living, Maplewood Senior Living, the National Center for Assisted Living and Summit Healthcare REIT.

USC announces new degree in senior living hospitality

The University of Southern California Leonard Davis School of Gerontology will offer a new Master of Arts degree in Senior Living Hospitality beginning in the spring, the university announced Thursday.

Latest Product News

RealPage eyes senior living utility billing with acquisition

RealPage will gain the potential to offer senior living clients utility billing capabilities with the acquisition of the assets of utility management service Simple Bills Corp., the Richardson, TX-based real estate software and data analytics company announced Monday.

PharMerica buys PropacPayless

Louisville, KY-based Pharmerica has acquired PropacPayless, an independent senior living and long-term care pharmacy based in Vancouver, WA, from Moda Health.

MyndVR introduces stand-alone headsets

MyndVR has launched MyndVR 2.0, introducing HTC’s VIVE X’s stand-alone Focus headsets in an effort to provide easy-to-use, all-in-one immersive experiences for senior living residents, activities professionals and caregivers.

Latest In Focus

Livin’ the dream

Solstice Senior Living is giving its residents to cross of items on their bucket lists through its “Livin’ the Dream” program. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Igniting creativity

Heritage Senior Living has teamed up with Feet to the Fire Writer’s Workshops to bring a new creative outlet to its residents. Learn more, and find out how to submit your photos!

Teenage living community

East Ridge Residence welcomed a different type of resident last month – a teenaged boy. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Seasoned swimmer

Don Fowley, an 82-year-old resident at The Osborn’s Sterling Park independent living community in Rye, NY, was the oldest participant in the Swim Across America event at the Orienta Beach Club.