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Juniper Communities wins Tech Awards Gold with website making Virtual Connections

When real estate investment trust LTC Properties approached Juniper Communities, one its operators, back in March offering support at the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, a bright idea virtually popped into the head of Juniper founder and CEO Lynne Katzmann, Ph.D. That bright idea has won Gold in the activities category of the Senior Living track of the 2020 McKnight’s Excellence in Technology Awards.

Fellowship Community’s Magical Memory Table takes Tech Awards Gold

Fellowship Community’s Lisa Vercusky had been looking for new ways to engage with memory care residents when an online search at home led her to a tool common in Europe but virtually unheard of in the United States. The Magical Memory Table the team cobbled together over the next year is the Gold winner in the Quality category of the Senior Living track of the 2020 McKnight’s Excellence in Technology Awards.

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More news for Friday, Sept. 25

North Dakota acts to address increases in COVID-19 cases in LTC facilities … Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says assisted living staff, residents will be prioritized for first round of COVID-19 vaccinations … Vote on prioritizing distribution of future COVID-19 vaccine delayed by CDC advisory group … Ohio will allow indoor visitation at assisted living communities … PointClickCare to provide de-identified clinical data to COVID-19 research database

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