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05/28/2015
Watercrest Senior Living Group and development partner, Starling Senior Living celebrated the official groundbreaking of Watercrest of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community in Jacksonville, Florida. The 79,000 square foot, 90 unit senior living community, designed by PQH Group, will offer luxury residences, premium amenities, and tranquil settings along the picturesque banks of Goodby’s Creek.
05/27/2015
Direct Supply Inc. carrying Medical Protection Technologies’ next-generation Fall-Safe Hip Protectors. Hip fractures, which occur in the U.S. about every two minutes, have led to an increased interest in the use of hip protectors: specialized undergarments containing pads that absorb or transfer energy associated with a fall onto the hip.
05/22/2015
The LaSalle Group, a national leader in residential memory care, opens Autumn Leaves of Arlington Heights this month at 1625 South Arlington Heights Road. The new location is the company's 10th community in the Chicago area.
05/21/2015
CVS Health will pay more than $10 billion for pharmaceutical distributor Omnicare in a deal primed to feed its fast-growing specialty drug business and tap a lucrative and growing market: care for seniors.
05/19/2015
Autumn Leaves, a leading residential memory care provider with more than 40 assisted living communities across the country, has launched its new "chair chi" exercise program for residents in all its communities as part of its unique resident engagement program called "So Much More."
05/18/2015
FL ALFA’s New Blended Core Training Program has been re-designed to provide students with specific information about Florida’s latest laws and rules. This new blended course has been months in the making, and provides the latest information to help participants familiarize themselves with Florida’s complex regulations
05/15/2015
With a dedicated focus to become an employer of choice, Tutera Senior Living & Health Care has hired Leslie Young as director of human resources operations. Young will lead Tutera’s expansion of human resource initiatives to better understand and respond to the distinct needs of its employees serving residents and families in Tutera’s 47 communities in 13 states across the country.
05/12/2015
Genesis HealthCare, one of the nation’s largest providers of skilled nursing and rehabilitation, announced today that the company will provide membership in The National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care, Inc. (NADONA/LTC) to all the Directors of Nursing in each of its more than 500 skilled nursing centers nationwide
05/04/2015
The LaSalle Group, a national leader in residential memory care, opens Autumn Leaves of Georgetown, located at 3600 Williams Drive. The new location is the company's third community in the Austin area.
05/04/2015
AOD Software, delivering the industry’s leading integrated software solution to senior care providers, today announced its Answers cloud-based assisted living solution is enhanced to support market growth, streamline workflow and improve outcomes for assisted living. AOD will showcase its interoperable suite in booth #443 at the national Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) 2015 Senior Living Executive Conference being held May 4 – 7 in Tampa, FL.
05/04/2015
On April 29, 2015, the REDICO and American House Senior Living Communities team hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to symbolize the official start of construction on American House Coconut Point, the second community located in the Southwest Florida region.
04/28/2015
Commonwealth Assisted Living announced today that it has acquired Meadow Glen of Richmond, an assisted living community located at 2400 Gaskins Road in Henrico County, from Meadow Glen of West End, L.P. The community will be rebranded as Commonwealth Assisted Living at the West End and become Charlottesville-based Commonwealth Assisted Living's 21st senior living community in Virginia.
04/28/2015
Bild & Company has partnered with Enquire Solutions to launch a fully integrated customized CRM platform with the easiest user interface in the industry. Almost 2 years in the making, Bild CRM will transform the way senior providers handle their sales and marketing efforts with real time tracking metrics and a best in class marketing module.
04/20/2015
It is no secret that the Senior Living/Housing market is a growing and profitable sector of the real estate industry. 2014 was an incredible year for this industry. Price per unit increased at least 25% for both the assisted and independent living markets. Interest rates are down an average of 80 basis points in this potentially trillion dollar industry. Data shows that buyers out number sellers. Demand is very high, but demand is unfortunately not being met..
04/20/2015
Industry professionals, consumers and family members gathered in San Antonio on April 8, 2015 at the Texas Assisted Living Associations (TALA) Annual Conference to put a spotlight on assisted living and recognize individuals who exemplify excellence in service with the TALA Hero Awards.
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.
04/14/2015
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.
04/13/2015
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.