Vaccine mandate a ‘game-changer’: Good Samaritan CEO
Dec 09, 2021
After a resurgence of COVID-19 cases among staff and residents in its senior living and care communities over the summer, and rumblings about another variant on the horizon, Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan...
As COVID-19 booster shots become available to all adults, operators encourage workers to get them, ponder...
Lois A. Bowers
Nov 22, 2021
As COVID-19 vaccination booster shots open up to all U.S. adults, senior living industry leaders tell McKnight’s Senior Living that they continue to encourage their employees to get the shots and will...
People in the news, Nov. 9
Nov 09, 2021
Appointments, promotions and other news at Benchmark Senior Living, Civitas Senior Living, Cypress Cove, The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, Everly Health, JSA Design, Morning Pointe Senior...
National Senior Campuses retains top spot on 2021 LeadingAge Ziegler 200 list
Oct 25, 2021
Wellesley Hills, MA-based National Senior Campuses has retained the top spot on the LeadingAge Ziegler 200 list of largest not-for-profit multi-site senior living and care providers for the sixth straight...
Educating or ‘taking a stand’? Associations differ on approach to long-term care worker COVID vaccination
Jul 27, 2021
A growing number of professional associations are calling for COVID-19 vaccination requirements for healthcare workers, but at least one major organization is pumping the brakes on calling for an industry-wide...
‘Game-changing’: Senior living giant Good Sam joins growing list of providers mandating COVID-19...
Jul 26, 2021
The Sioux Falls, SD-based Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society is the latest senior living and care organization — and one of the largest yet — to mandate COVID-19 vaccination as a condition...
Sanford Health CEO to leave firm after controversial mask remarks
Dec 01, 2020
The longtime president and CEO of Good Samaritan parent company Sanford Health has “parted ways” with the healthy system after some dubious remarks he made about mask-wearing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
LeadingAge Ziegler 200 top 10 list sees changes from 2019
Lois A. Bowers
Sep 08, 2020
When specialty investment bank Ziegler released the top 10 largest not-for-profit multi-site senior living organizations on the 2020 LeadingAge Ziegler 200 list on Friday, four companies kept their same...
McKnight’s 40 for 40: David Horazdovsky
Jun 22, 2020
A sense of purpose has guided David J. Horazdovsky since he joined the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society in 1978.
Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society employees to receive bonus payments
Apr 02, 2020
Employees at the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society are receiving a boost in their April paychecks in response to the financial challenges many are facing amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.