Sister media brands McKnight’s Senior Living and McKnight’s Long-Term Care News have extended the deadline for entry submission to the McKnight’s Excellence Technology Awards by one week.

Entries from senior living and skilled care providers are now due Friday, July 27.

The 2018 competition doubles the total number of categories and splits them into two separate tracks, senior living and skilled care.

Senior living categories include:

  • Activities;
  • Dignity;
  • High-Tech/High-Touch;
  • Innovator of the Year;
  • KISS (simple projects);
  • Marketing;
  • Quality;
  • Safety;
  • Training; and
  • Transitions.

Entries will be judged by an external panel of experts. Winners will be announced in the fall and recognized online and in print.

For more information about the awards, and to enter, visit www.McKnightsAwards.com.