The National Center for Health Statistics is contacting senior living communities throughout the country in an effort to generate national data on long term care. ALFA encourages those contacted to participate; ensuring professionally managed senior living communities are represented in the data set.
ALFA and other assisted living associations are encouraging members who are contacted by federal researchers to participate in the National Study of Long-Term Care Providers (NSLTCP).
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Physician turnover remains high as more physicians retire, according to a new survey from the American Medical Group Association.
Accreditation group CARF International is asking for input on its proposed new and revised standards for aging services dementia care specialty progra...
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America’s seniors are becoming more proactive in improving their health and while they intend to continue living in their current home, most would tur...
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Northstar Senior Living is the latest senior living provider to create a new residence welcoming to members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgen...
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Residents, staff and family help make a senior living community the special place it is, but the design of a building inside and out can be just as im...
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Assisted living plays a crucial role in the lifecycle of many seniors, providing housing and care at a unique stage of life – but it is only one stage...
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Senior living communities have gone way beyond bingo and bocce ball to create engaging, robust activities embracing the talents and interests of their...
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The biennial National Study of Long-Term Care Providers (NSLTCP), an initiative to monitor trends in the major sectors of paid, regulated long-term ca...
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Senior living businesses work hard to attract, hire and retain top talent to offer residents the high quality care and experience they deserve. But am...
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One of the most confounding laws faced by the senior living industry is HIPAA – the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. To help ALFA ...