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  • Mobile technology, coupled with a plethora of “apps,” is creating amazing opportunities for residents to connect with the outside world, notes a story in sister publication McKnight's LongTerm Care News. Getting older residents to embrace newer technology can be a challenge, however.
  • An Illinois senior living community was fined $25,000 after an employee admitted to posting a partially nude photo of a resident on social media. The Illinois Department of Public Health cited Illini Restorative Care in September, according to the agency's fourth-quarter report. The facility self-reported the incident to the department after another employee saw the photo online.

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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.