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04/14/2015
Tutera Senior Living & Health Care has introduced its new YOUNITE initiative to challenge each of Tutera’s 47 communities across 13 states to ask, listen, create and implement innovative ways to respond to the individual needs and preferences of residents in ways that are most personally meaningful to them.
04/14/2015
Atria Senior Living, one of the nation's largest providers of independent living, assisted living and memory care services, today announced the release of Field Notes from an Adventurous Life: A Guided Journal. The 130-page hardcover, award-winning journal provides a unique way for people to share their life stories and is the perfect gift for mom, dad, grandma or grandpa.
04/13/2015
NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. is acquiring a portfolio of 32 independent living communities from affiliates Harvest Facility Holdings LP, an affiliate of Holiday Retirement, for $875 million.
04/07/2015
Health Care REIT announced that Steven W. Schroeder has been appointed to Vice President – Treasurer. Steve succeeds Michael A. Crabtree who retired effective April 1, 2015 in a planned transition.
04/06/2015
For the fourth consecutive year, NHI’s CEO & President Justin Hutchens has made Forbes lists of America’s Most Powerful CEOs 40 and Under, ranking 14th, 8th, 18th and 13th respectively. The 20 CEOs listed hail from publicly traded companies that have CEOs age 40 and under with the highest market caps as of March 24, 2015.
04/06/2015
Ventas, Inc. announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to spin off most of its post-acute/skilled nursing portfolio into an independent, publicly traded REIT. The transaction is expected to be completed in the second half of 2015.
04/06/2015
Ventas, Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-owned Ardent Medical Services, Inc., a premier provider of health care services and one of the hospital companies in the U.S., for $1.75 billion in cash.
04/01/2015
Briggs Healthcare, the leader in healthcare documentation and medical supplies is pleased to announce its partnership with Beantown Bedding, the pioneer of disposable textiles.
04/01/2015
Rick Irwin, CEO, and Loriann Putzier, president and COO, started IntegraCare Corp. out of a desire to build something better. The two were working together in the senior living community business, and found themselves having to ask more and more of employees, without enough owner/operator support for improvements. It was time for a fresh start.
03/31/2015
BMA Management, a leader in assisted living and memory care communities, plans to change its name to Gardant Management Solutions this spring. “The name change is a better reflection of the future direction of our company and mirrors the optimistic, forward-looking focus on the service-enriched housing industry and the growth potential we see,” said Rod Burkett, President and CEO of Gardant Management Solutions.
03/31/2015
Sunrise Senior Living is proud to support the American Heart Association in its efforts to share valuable information with seniors and their families about ways to maintain heart health as we age. New tips and toolkit resources are now available at heart.org/seniorhealth as well as SunriseSeniorLiving.com/heart.
03/30/2015
The LaSalle Group, a national leader in residential memory care, will break ground this month on The Whitley of Wheeling, located at 156 W. Dundee Road. The new community will be The LaSalle Group's first location designed for both assisted living and memory care residents.
03/27/2015
The LaSalle Group, a national leader in residential memory care, breaks ground on its first Kansas location at Autumn Leaves of Overland Park next month. The new community, located at 12701 Pflumm Road, is slated to open in late 2016.
03/25/2015
OnShift, a leader in human capital management software for post-acute care and senior living, today announced the winners of its Fourth Annual Scheduler of the Year Awards. OnShift clients submitted nominations detailing the organizational successes driven by schedulers in their communities. This year’s winners were selected from over 100 nominations across assisted living, skilled nursing and continuing care retirement communities.
03/17/2015
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) and HCP, Inc. (NYSE: HCP) have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 35 private pay senior living communities from Chartwell Retirement Residences for $849 million.
03/17/2015
OnShift, a leader in human capital management software for post-acute care and senior living, today announced the release of a market research report on workforce issues in senior care. The research, Workforce Insights: Get Ahead, identified that current provider practices are trailing in the path to improving workforce quality and improving their human capital management strategy is a top organizational priority.
03/15/2015
Among the celebrations being held in honor of Women's History Month and International Women's Day, observed globally March 8, was a party recently held by one Chesapeake senior community. Revelry at the center's National Women's Day celebration on March 7 featured food, speakers, raffles and relaxing piano music. Tables adorned with pink and white flowers and pink programs were minded by attentive servers wielding trays loaded with cupcakes.
03/13/2015
Lancaster Pollard recently announced the promotions of several members of its health care banking staff. The Columbus, Ohio-based firm, which provides capital funding, M&A and investment advisory services, announced the promotions of Jason Dopoulos, Tom Gale, Quintin Harris, Matt Lindsay and Chris Mauger to senior vice president.
03/12/2015
Health Care REIT announced the addition of Colin Catherwood as Vice President – Investments, Canada. Mr. Catherwood will lead HCN’s new office in Toronto, Ontario. He is responsible for managing HCN’s Canadian portfolio and identifying and managing growth opportunities in Canada.
03/11/2015
Watercrest Senior Living Group joined Walker & Company construction, MBV Engineering and Sebastian city officials to celebrate today’s groundbreaking of Pelican Landing Assisted Living and Memory Care in Sebastian, Florida. Watercrest Senior Living Group, the developer, owner and operator of the 65,000 square foot, 89-unit senior living community, plans to open the building to residents in the spring of 2016.