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More news for Friday, Oct. 18

Assisted living community faces lawsuit after director allegedly threatens to fire workers if they report resident’s sexual assault to family, authorities … Post-menopausal hormone therapy linked to improved cognition … Worker charged with neglect after allegedly leaving residents alone overnight, saying she left via her ‘only ride’

Latest State News

Increasing assisted living regulation is a trend, NCAL says

For the second year in a row, more than half of the states have changed their assisted living requirements, indicating a potential trend that the National Center for Assisted Living expects to continue, executives said Thursday in releasing the group’s annual “Assisted Living State Regulatory Review.”
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More news for Friday, Oct. 4

Brookdale Senior Living sends letter to stockholders … Land & Buildings reacts to Brookdale letter … Tennessee block grant experiment would boost federal funding, state Medicaid chief says

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Latest Company News

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People in the news, Oct. 15

Appointments and other news at AHEPA Management Co., Atrium Health, Brookdale Senior Living, Buckner Retirement Services, Cadence, Florida Senior Living Association, Greystone, IDB Bank, Integral Senior Living, MatrixCare, Merchants Capital, Meridian Senior Living, Watercrest Senior Living Group, WesleyLife and zumBrunnen.

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

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Dolled up donations

Two assisted living residents of Broadway Mesa Village are using their creativity to help local children. Read more, and learn how to submit your photos!
woman standing by indoor garden

Planting pride, purpose

Thrive Senior Living has added indoor sensory garden and therapeutic horticulture programming, and herb gardening and cooking activities, to some communities. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!
A mural on the side of Meridian Senior Living’s Regency Palms Long Beach Assisted Living and Memory Care building.

Flower power

Meridian Senior Living’s Regency Palms Long Beach Assisted Living and Memory Care in Long Beach, CA, recently installed an outdoor mural by Tokyo artist Luise Ono. Read more, and find out how to submit your photos!
Elma Buttermore enjoys sitting on the back of a motorcycle.

Bike backers

Elma Buttermore, 95, and other Lutheran SeniorLife Passavant Community residents recently got to ride on the backs of a Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!