Kim Estes Elliott, senior vice president of clinical services for Brookdale Senior Living and a 2019 inductee into the McKnight’s Women of Distinction Hall of Honor, shares how she knew eldercare was the right career choice for her and how she maintains her passion for the field.
Brenda Bacon, president and CEO of Mt. Laurel, NJ-based Brandywine Living and a 2019 inductee into the McKnight’s Women of Distinction Hall of Honor, shares insights into the changing senior living industry, the importance of passion and why she never stops learning.
Enjoy this quick overview of the 2019 McKnight’s Women of Distinction event held May 16 at EvolveHer in Chicago.
2019 McKnight’s Women of Distinction Hall of Honor inductee Stephanie Harris, CEO and principal of Arrow Senior Living, discusses the growing role of technology in senior living, the lasting effects of mentorship, and the best part of her day.
Enjoy this video made by PointClickCare for the May 16, 2019, McKnight’s Women of Distinction celebration. PointClickCare was the event’s Platinum sponsor.
PARTNER CONTENT: Enriching the experience of both senior living residents and housing staff is no easy task. The answer, reflect PointClickCare’s Dave Wessinger and Travis Palmquist, is empowering employees with tools that make them more productive and efficient – allowing them to spend more time with residents.
PARTNER CONTENT: For senior housing operators, the number one challenge is often recruiting staff. At Argentum in April, Doug Johnson, CEO of Jobalign, explained how the right technology can attract, engage and connect with today’s jobseeker to accelerate the hiring process.
2019 McKnight’s Women of Distinction Rising Star Kristy Ruppe Craddock, senior vice president of sales and marketing at Commonwealth Senior Living, shares how she knew senior living was right for her, what the best part of her day is, and why it’s OK to show emotions at work.
PARTNER CONTENT: Can AI augment caregivers at senior living communities? Taking time off from the show floor at Argentum, Gerald “Jerry” Wilmink, Ph.D., shares how CarePredict’s wearable device is facilitating personalized, proactive caregiving in senior living, resulting in fewer hospitalizations and faster staff response rates.
PARTNER CONTENT: Health Dimensions Group’s Cindy Olson, VP, strategic consulting services and Colin Higgins, director, analytics and research, sit down with Lois Bowers of McKnight’s Senior Living to discuss how the senior living industry is changing – and why clinical expertise is more important than ever.