Resident assistant (RA)

RAs generally work in assisted living residences and provide direct personal care services, but they are not certified nursing aides. Depending on the state, this position is also available in some nursing facilities.

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In Focus

Feb. 14

Winter wish

Massachusetts

Brookdale Senior Living resident Eleanor "Ellie" Ross recently got to ski again thanks to a Brookdale partnership with two-time Olympic skier Jeremy Bloom.