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One on One with McKnight’s

PARTNER CONTENT: Between all the regulations that have been enacted, a wide variety of options among medical face masks, supply shortages and general lack of availability, many things need to be considered when deciding on a mask for your facility and employees. Laurent Dreyfuss, DO, a frontline physician at an early COVID-19 epicenter and the global medical and clinical affairs director at Owens & Minor, discusses many helpful specifics, including details about the recommended HALYARD Surgical N95 Duckbill respirator.
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McKnight’s Women of Distinction 2021: Terri Cunliffe

Terri Cunliffe, president and CEO of Skokie, IL-based Covenant Living, talks about when she knew that eldercare was right for her, where she sees the industry in the next decade, how providers can increase diversity, her mentors, the best part of her day and the advice she has for those interested in entering the field.
Denise Chadwick Wright

Women of Distinction 2021: Denise Chadwick Wright

Denise Chadwick Wright, CEO of Birmingham Green, Manassas, VA, shares what it means to be a Women of Distinction honoree, when she knew the eldercare field was right for her, her biggest accomplishment, the biggest surprise of her career, and advice for those interested in the field.
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Women of Distinction 2021: Kara Abdala

Kara Abdala, corporate director of marketing for Harrison Senior Living, East Fallowfield, PA, is a 2021 McKnight’s Women of Distinction Rising Star. Here she shares when she knew senior living was right for her, who her mentors have been, the best part of her day, where she believes the senior living industry is headed, and advice for those interested in the field.
Tina Sadarangani

Women of Distinction 2021: Tina Sadarangani

Tina Sadarangani, ANP-C, GNP-BC, Ph.D., RN, assistant professor, New York University, New York, NY, shares when she knew the eldercare field was right for her, who her mentors have been, the biggest surprise of her career, her biggest accomplishment, the best part of her day, where she believes the senior living industry is headed, and advice for those interested in the field.
Eleanor Alvarez

Women of Distinction 2020: Eleanor Alvarez

Continuing our interview series with 2020 McKnight’s Women of Distinction honorees, Eleanor Alvarez, president and CEO of The Ganzhorn Suites and LeaderStat, shares when she knew the eldercare field was right for her, who her mentors have been, the biggest surprise of her career, her biggest accomplishment, the best part of her day, where she believes the senior living industry is headed, advice for those interested in the field, and in what ways she sees providers increasing diversity in the field.

One on One with McKnight’s

PARTNER CONTENT: With increased attention on the distribution of the various COVID-19 vaccines, nursing homes and other long-term care facilities must be sure to still remain vigilant on another crucial area of safety this year: COVID-19 testing. Hear from Bill Pierce, administrator at Compass Park skilled nursing and rehabilitation center in Franklin, IN, about how the facility put staff members, residents and family members at ease with rapid antigen testing. Compass Park is one of the more than 12,000 nursing homes around the country seeing the many benefits of using BD’s comprehensive rapid point of care test, the BD Veritor Plus System.
Amy Silva-Magalhaes

Women of Distinction 2020: Amy Silva-Magalhaes

Continuing our interview series with 2020 McKnight’s Women of Distinction honorees, Amy Silva-Magalhaes, senior vice president of operations at Maplewood Senior Living, shares when she knew the eldercare field was right for her, who her mentors have been, the biggest surprise of her career, her biggest accomplishment, the best part of her day, where she believes the senior living industry is headed, advice for those interested in the field, and what it means to be a McKnight’s Women of Distinction.

One on One with McKnight’s

PARTNER CONTENT: Rapid point-of-care antigen testing is important whether you’re the biggest operator in the area or the smallest. Hear how Jenny Wirt, the administrator at Danville Care Center in Danville, IA, and her colleagues fended off COVID-19 for months and then put residents, family members and staff members at ease with rapid testing. Danville Care Center is one of the more than 12,000 nursing homes around the country seeing the benefits of using the BD Veritor Plus System rapid, point-of-care diagnostic test.

One on One with McKnight’s

PARTNER CONTENT: Senior living and care operators can battle the coronavirus threat even better by watching this special One on One with McKnight’s video interview with BD Integrated Diagnostics Solutions Worldwide Medical Director for Molecular Diagnostics Jeff Andrews, M.D. BD’s Veritor-Plus rapid point-of-care antigen testing device is in more than 11,000 nursing homes around the country and has the potential to make a huge difference in dealing with COVID-19.
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Women of Distinction 2020: Vassar Byrd

Vassar Byrd, CEO of Rose Villa, Portland, OR, shares when she knew the eldercare field was right for her, the biggest surprise of her career, the best part of her day, her biggest accomplishment and the advice she has for people considering entering long-term care.
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Women of Distinction 2020: Wendy Nowokunski

Wendy Nowokunski, president and co-founder of Northbridge Companies, talks about her mentors, when she knew eldercare was right for her, the advice she would give those interested in the field, the best part of her day, and what it means to her to be a Women of Distinction honoree.
Katie Potter speaking

Women of Distinction 2020: Katie Potter

Five Star Senior Living President and CEO Katherine “Katie” Potter shares when she knew eldercare was right for her, the best part of her day, the biggest surprise of her career and her advice to people entering the field.

Women of Distinction 2020: Cindy Baier

Brookdale Senior Living President, CEO and Chairman Lucinda “Cindy” Baier shares how providers can improve diversity, advice she has for those deciding whether to enter the profession, how COVID-19 will change senior living, the best part of her day, who her mentors have been, and when she knew that senior living was the right field for her.

Women of Distinction 2020: Erika Gennari

Erika Gennari, director of marketing for Commonwealth Senior Living, shares when she knew senior living was the right career choice for her, advice she has for women thinking about entering the senior living profession, how she believes the industry will be affected by COVID-19 in the long term, her biggest accomplishment and the importance of mentors.

Women of Distinction 2020: Jaclyn Pritchett

Jaclyn Pritchett, vice president of human resources – field operations at Brookdale Senior Living, shares her biggest accomplishment, the best part of her day, the biggest surprise of her career and her advice to young professionals.
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Women of Distinction 2019: Lori Alford

2019 McKnight’s Women of Distinction Hall of Honor inductee Lori Alford, chief operating officer at Avanti Senior Living, discusses her mentors and career challenges, what makes a strong female leader, and the best part of her day.

Inside Senior Living 2019: GlynnDevins

PARTNER CONTENT: To compete in the modern omni-channel world, senior living communities must capitalize on data to maximize marketing and sales investment in order to reach today’s customer. GlynnDevins is up to the challenge, offering senior living communities a full spectrum of marketing and sales solutions to help them engage with residents across the continuum of care. To learn more about occupancy solutions for your community, visit: www.glynndevins.com.

Inside Senior Living 2019: Maintenance Care

PARTNER CONTENT: Ensuring health and safety compliance is critical for senior living communities. Dan Roberge, CEO, Maintenance Care, shares how his company’s software helps improve communications to and from the maintenance department, keeping the facility in compliance and helping to guarantee that issues are quickly taken care of.
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