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Creativity, adaptability will usher senior living industry through post-COVID era, expert says

It will take both a close-up look at COVID-19 effects and policies as well as a bigger-picture examination of payment and care delivery policies to get a clear view into what the future of senior living and care may look like in a post-COVID-19 world, according to Nicole Fallon, vice president of healthy policy and integrated services for LeadingAge.

Some changes will be permanent post-pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a catalyst for several changes in the design and operation of senior housing. Many of those changes are likely to be permanent in senior housing in the future.

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More news for Friday, Sept. 25

North Dakota acts to address increases in COVID-19 cases in LTC facilities … Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says assisted living staff, residents will be prioritized for first round of COVID-19 vaccinations … Vote on prioritizing distribution of future COVID-19 vaccine delayed by CDC advisory group … Ohio will allow indoor visitation at assisted living communities … PointClickCare to provide de-identified clinical data to COVID-19 research database

Latest Technology News

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Focus On: Resident security

Security insecurity is the new normal in the COVID-19 era. With ease of transmission, the pandemic poses new risks, but innovations also are offering new opportunities.

Latest Company News

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People in the news, Oct. 20

Appointments and promotions at AHCA / NCAL, AHEPA, Bane Care Management, Cadence Living, Cypress Cove, Harmony Senior Services, Integral Senior Living, Legend Senior Living, Life Enriching Communities, Nazareth Home, Oakmont Senior Living, Presbyterian Senior Living, RMR Group, Senior Star, Sequoia Living, The Springs Living, United Hebrew of New Rochelle and Welltower.
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People in the news, Oct. 6

Appointments, promotions and departures at Bluespire, Brookdale Senior Living, KARE, Lancaster Pollard, National Church Residences, Pleasant Acres Christian Haven, Retirement Unlimited, Thurston Woods Village, Watercrest Senior Living Group and Welltower.

Latest Product News

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Connected Living app adds coronavirus information

Connected Living is updating its free public app to provide real-time updates about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) to senior living staff members, residents and families. It will include information from Argentum, LeadingAge and other sources.

Latest In Focus

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Art with a twist

Residents of American House Senior Living Communities recently took part in the Getty Museum’s Social Media Challenge to liven up their quarantine situation. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

75 heroes, 75 days

After 75 days of sheltering-in-place with residents at a Georgia life plan community to reduce COVID-19 exposure on its campus, 75 staff members returned home to their own families.

Wedding at the Plaza

The coronavirus pandemic was no match for Patricia Bullock and Tom Coleman, who recently sealed their love and commitment with a wedding at the independent living community where they met. Find out more, and learn how to submit your photos!

Celebrating student caregivers

When the COVID-19 pandemic shut down senior living communities around the country, it also shut down graduation plans for many of their student workers. Read more, and learn how to submit your photos!