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Health Care REIT announced that it has closed an approximate $3.23 billion unsecured credit facility consisting of a $2.5 billion revolver, a $500 million term loan and a CAD 250 million ($232.9 million at exchange rates as of July 18, 2014) term loan. The facility replaces the company’s existing credit facilities of approximately $2.98 billion
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. has purchased the building where it operates the senior-living community Heritage Club of Denver for $20 million.
Members from all 9 Senior Living Communities' properties were featured on USA Today and the Today Show for their 18-Month Pop Culture Calendar.
Dr. Patrick Doyle has joined Brightview Senior Living as Director of Memory Care Services at Brightview’s Home Office in Baltimore, Maryland.
Ventas, Inc. said today it has appointed Edmund M. Brady III to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective immediately. In his new position, he will be a member of Ventas’s senior leadership team and will report to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Debra A. Cafaro.
MatrixCare® has licensed the Johns Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool aimed at preventing falls. MatrixCare's two signature clinical decision support products - Clinical Coach™ and Clinical Guardian™ will now feature this assessment checklist.
Bild & Company is launching a new look, logo and messaging to better reflect its integrated healthcare solutions and the vision of the company. Bild’s Chief Branding Officer, Jennifer Ruyle and her team wanted to create a new vibrant image with messaging that projects Bild’s best in class offerings as one seamless suite of services.
OnShift introduced its newest release featuring a configurable dashboard with an intuitive scheduling task list. This actionable “to-do” list prioritizes the most critical scheduling tasks for fast resolution, so schedulers can more easily meet organizational staffing goals and quickly move on to other daily responsibilities.
Bild & Co. is underway with plans to double its senior living marketing agency arm, based in Tampa, Florida. The company, which has long provided advisory services to senior living providers, including marketing strategy and implementation, is also undergoing a rebranding effort after its 15 years in operation.
Recognizing Vi's goal to attract and retain top talent, CareerBuilder awarded Vi, the only Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) company, the 2014 Top Companies to Work for in Arizona for a second year in a row.
TEDMED has selected CareMerge as one of the most exciting innovation challenging the status quo in healthcare today. After reviewing hundreds of nomination, CareMerge was selected for being a transformative startup and is invited to showcase it’s platform at TEDMED 2014 in San Francisco on Sep 10-11, 2014.
Harbor Retirement Associates (HRA), headquartered in Vero Beach, FL, announced today that the company will be partnering with Orlando-based Dr. Phillips, Inc. on its twenty-second independent, assisted living, and memory care community. The community will be called HarborChase of Dr. Phillips
Kyle Hemminger has joined the Austin office of the specialty investment banking and mortgage banking firm Lancaster Pollard as vice president.
Mobile care coordination platform Caremerge is partnering with top-10 senior living Life Care Services to roll out a new social network with built in health and wellness capabilities across its communities.
Integral Senior Living (ISL) is pleased to announce that Christy Van Der Westhuizen has been promoted to a Regional Marketing Director. In her new role, Christy will oversee the marketing of several ISL communities throughout Texas.
In July, Marsh’s Edge in collaboration with Genesis Rehabilitation Services, will be implementing the Otago Exercise Program in Marsh’s Edge’s Wellness Program. The evidence-based Otago Exercise program is an individually tailored program of muscle strengthening and balance-retraining exercises of increasing difficulty, combined with a walking program. This extensively tested fall prevention program is now used worldwide.
LCS announced today that the company added six communities to its portfolio through a 15-year master Triple Net Lease with Newcastle Investment Corp. on June 30, 2014. The communities have a combined 1,265 apartments.
Health Care REIT, Inc. (NYSE:HCN) announced today that Geoffrey G. Meyers has been appointed to its Board of Directors and will serve on the Compensation, Investment and Planning Committees.
Tyrone Mayor Bill Fink recently joined Colonial Courtyard at Tyrone staff in taking a few ceremonial whacks with a sledgehammer to smash a wall at the senior living community located at 5546 East Pleasant Valley Boulevard. The project is expected to be completed this fall.
Eldermark Accounces the Release of Eldermark Exchange, A Certified Health Data Intermediary in Minnesota
Eldermark Senior Housing Software announced the launch of Eldermark ExchangeTM, a Certified Health Information Exchange (HIE) Health Data Intermediary (HDI), approved by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH).