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04/28/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "White House Unveils Healthcare Jobs Initiative," "Study: U.S. Must Address Growing Issue of Chronic Disease," and "Study: It’s Hip to Be 100."
04/21/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Study: Plants Just May Make Women Live Longer," "Doctors Find Themselves Stumped When Discussing End-of-Life Planning," and "Survey: Older Americans Concerned with High Cost of Prescriptions Drugs."
04/15/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "New Materials Available on Medications and the Aging Brain," "Register for the Silver PAC Golf Classic at Argentum’s Annual Conference," and "Feds’ Long Term Care Insurance Premiums Will Rise Sharply in 2016."
04/06/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Survey: U.S. Women More Optimistic About Financial Future," "Study: Internists See a Spike in Pay Thanks to Boomers," and "All About Alzheimer's: A Roundup of Recent News."
03/30/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Enjoy a Discount to the Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference," "Study: Fear of Death Spurs People to Avoid Making Retirement Decisions," and "Tech Industry Sees Active Aging Market as Huge Growth Area."
03/23/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "‘White Collar’ Rule Closer to Becoming Finalized," "Senior Living Firms Eligible to Participate in Standards Initiative," and "Report: Chronic Disease a Key Threat to American Families."
03/17/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Administration on Aging Offers Falls Prevention Grants," "New York ALFA Promotes State Workplace Savings Plan," and "Argentum Expands Staff."
03/09/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Argentum Lauds Florida Chapter for Successful Advocacy on Safety Issues," "GAO: Long-Term Care Costs Can Negatively Affect Retirement Readiness," "State Laws Affect Health Care Workers’ Vaccination Rates."
03/02/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Argentum and OnShift Announce Partnership to Promote Workforce Excellence," "IT Budgets Down Due to Better Implementation," and "National Council on Aging Hosts Falls Prevention Webinar."
02/25/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Vote for the 2016 Argentum Heroes," "Study: Elder Abuse Continues to Persist Across the Globe," and "Policy Group Calls for Universal Catastrophic Insurance Program."
02/18/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Study: Memory Care Caregivers Unaware of Assistive Technologies," "Mass-ALFA Hosts Advocacy Day, Presents Awards and Paintings," and "CMS Allows Telehealth Use for Medicaid Home Health Services."
02/10/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "White House Proposes $28M Increase in ACL Budget for 2017," "Study: Meeting the Dietary Needs of Older Adults," and "Analysis: Cost of Long Term Care Insurance Drops."
02/04/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "CBO Study: Medicare Enrollment Skyrocketing as Nation Ages," "NIH Unveils Public Campaign on Link Between Heart, Brain Health," "Flu Transmission Risk High at Super Bowl Parties," and "Argentum Unveils Professional Standards for Senior Living Industry."
01/27/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "FDA Encourages Medical Device Manufacturers to Mitigate Cybersecurity Risk," "Senator: Seniors and Caregivers Must Be Alert to Tax Scams," and "Social Security Policy Negatively Impacts Older Women."
01/21/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Lawmaker Offers Bill Allowing Cameras in Resident Rooms, Raising Privacy Concerns," "Study: Retirement Savings Vary Widely Throughout States, Regions," and "HHS Issues New Guidelines to Improve Patient Access to Medical Records."
01/14/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Study: U.S. Has High Percentage of Older Adults with Chronic Conditions," "10 Tips for Trimming Dining Costs in Senior Living," "Argentum Membership and Marketing Planner Now Available."
01/06/2016
Other featured senior living news stories include "Argentum Public Policy Report Highlights What’s on Tap for 2016," "Two Weeks Left to Enter 2016 Argentum Awards," and "White House Conference on Aging Releases Final Report."
12/30/2015
Other featured senior living news stories include "Argentum Releases Year-End Public Policy Report," "Senior Living Inquiries Spike in January," and "Call for 2016 Argentum Award Nominations Now Open."
12/22/2015
Other featured senior living news stories include "All About Alzheimer’s: Unprecedented Government Funding, Linguistics, Stress and a Link with Prostate Cancer," "Argentum Members Asked to Complete Industry Survey," and "Call for 2016 Argentum Award Nominations Now Open."
12/16/2015
Other featured senior living news stories include "Aging Agencies Offer Toolkit to Encourage Research Participation," "CMS Offers Materials to Monitor Dementia Care Compliance," and "American Health Lawyers Association Hosts Long Term Care Conference."

MEMBERS in the News

04/19/2016
The New York office of Hines and Welltower Inc. announced that they have closed on the acquisition of a development site at 139 E. 56th Street on the northeast corner of Lexington Avenue and 56th Street in midtown Manhattan. Existing commercial structures on the site will be demolished to make way for construction of a 15-story senior living community with retail at the base.
04/12/2016
Integral Senior Living (ISL)knows well that living a vibrant life at any age is a life worth living. Now the senior living management company is taking the idea of vibrant living a step further by making it easier for residents to be vibrant with its new Vibrant Life® program. In April, ISL is rolling out this innovative program throughout all its communities.
04/06/2016
National Health Investors, Inc. announced that it has purchased 8 skilled nursing communities in Texas for $118.5 million totaling 931 apartments. The communities are currently operated by NHI’s existing tenant, Legend Healthcare. Legend has elected to transition all of its current operations to a new operator and NHI has agreed to enter into a new 15-year master lease with affiliates of The Ensign Group, Inc. for an initial annual amount of $17.75 million.
04/03/2016
Dina Kelly has been promoted to senior vice president of sales and marketing, the company announced. The move is part of a contemplated restructuring of the sales and marketing department. Kelly joined Senior Lifestyle in 2012.
03/29/2016
HCP, Inc. announced that Timothy Schoen, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, is leaving HCP to become President of BioMed Realty, a real estate company serving the life science industry that was recently acquired by real estate funds managed by Blackstone for approximately $8 billion.

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