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The future of senior living technology: Choice, control and connection

The future of senior living technology: Choice, control and connection

What if you could boost revenue, worry less about occupancy and retain employees for longer periods of time?

3 blind spots in your senior living business (and how to fix them)

3 blind spots in your senior living business (and how to fix them)

Senior living professionals may have blind spots regarding prospective residents and the sales methods used to familiarize them with communities. Fortunately, ways exist to address them.

The moving parts behind data collection in senior care

The moving parts behind data collection in senior care

As both individual seniors and their caregivers look to implement technology solutions that will have a positive daily effect on the aging experience, a couple of key elements of data collection must be addressed.

How probiotics purifier systems can enhance quality of life in senior living communities

How probiotics purifier systems can enhance quality of life in senior living communities

Environmental probiotics have the potential to be an effective new approach for infection protection and odor control in senior living communities and also may deliver ecology and quality of life benefits.

Senior living staff, residents vital to technology development

Senior living staff, residents vital to technology development

Senior living community staff members and residents can be crucial to the development and refinement of technology meant to benefit them. Who better to listen to than those who will use something every day?

Life plan communities thrive through connectedness

Life plan communities thrive through connectedness

Research shows that social connectedness improves physical health, mental and emotional well-being and even longevity, thereby enabling individuals and communities, including life plan communities, to thrive.

Are you paying more than you agreed to?

Are you paying more than you agreed to?

Reviewing invoices comes with a set of challenges, regardless of what happens after a vendor agreement is signed.

Keep your cool to prevent food poisoning

Keep your cool to prevent food poisoning

Senior living executive directors and skilled nursing administrators must take very seriously the cooling of food after it is cooked.

Thought leaders explore the difference between a place to live and a lifestyle in senior living

Thought leaders explore the difference between a place to live and a lifestyle in senior living

Recently, a sizable group of senior living thought leaders convened at an inaugural event to explore the current trends driving the business of senior living.

Pharmacists can play key roles in improving health outcomes for at-risk seniors

Pharmacists can play key roles in improving health outcomes for at-risk seniors

Pharmacists have three evolving roles as a result of the drive toward value-based care.

In Focus

June 13

Survey says ... game show week is a hit

Rochester, NY 

St. John's Home recently hosted "Game Show Week 2.0" in recognition of Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month, which is June.