ALFA/Spader 20 Groups Raising the bar for excellence
You’re experienced, resourceful and successful, but sometimes you face problems even you can’t solve alone. So where do you turn for insight, ideas and concrete tactics to strengthen your business? ALFA/Spader 20 Groups. Since 1977, Spader has created peer group experiences revealing the secret to improved performance and profitability.
ALFA has partnered with Spader to offer
member CEOs of small- to mid-sized senior living companies a peer group
to exchange information, best practices, common challenges, and future
opportunities for excellence and profitability.
Are ALFA/Spader 20 Groups right for you?
Harness the Power of Your Peers with ALFA/Spader 20 Groups
Representatives from the Spader Group will host an information session at the ALFA 2014 Conference & Expo, to share information on the newly formed AFLA/Spader 20 Groups for senior living and how you can become part of this exclusive group.
ALFA/ Spader 20 Groups Get You Results
CHEAT Sheet - ALFA's Latest Industry News
Falls Prevention Awareness Day is just next week, aptly celebrated on the first day of fall this year – September 23. This year’s theme is “Strong Today, Falls Free Tomorrow” and seeks to raise awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults.
The United States is not prepared to meet the housing needs of its aging population, says a new study from the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies and the AARP Foundation.
Independent living communities are now eligible to apply for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star accreditation, joining assisted living and nursing homes.
Health care spending is expected to grow this year and immediately beyond thanks to the combined effects of new federal health law, faster economic growth and the nation’s aging population, according to a new report published in Health Affairs.
ALFA’s Best of the Best Awards recognize innovative products, services and programs advancing excellence in senior living, including independent living, assisted living and memory care. We invite members to share their insights, the challenges they face and the solutions created to dissolve them by visiting alfa.org/best.
Residents of Emeritus’ Vinings community in Atlanta were the lucky recipients of a lobster bake provided by Life Care Funding early this month. The Maine-based financial firm hosted a contest with the prize of 100 live lobsters delivered to the senior living winner, whose name was drawn randomly from entrants.
Health care is starting to organize around meeting resident needs instead of producing transactions such as doctor’s visits or surgical procedures, according to health care expert Dr. Thomas Lee.
Training in “mindfulness,” which is learning how to focus on the present moment, could help improve the emotional wellbeing of those with early-stage dementia caused by Alzheimer’s as well as their caregivers, according to a new study reported by CBS News. P