The following articles are designed to educate and inform the public of reports, research and facts and figures related to the senior living community.
cheatsheet, Facts and Figures, Health Care, Research
Mental disorders now tops the list of the most costly conditions in the United States at $201 billion annually, according to a new study published in ...
Accessiblity Issues, cheatsheet, Community Awareness and Education, Core Principles, Health and Wellness, Life Safety, Research
Hurricane season is here. After a disaster, it’s common for families and individuals to feel stress and anxiety over their health and safety and this ...
Advocacy, CEO, cheatsheet, Employee Compensation, Facts and Figures, Finance, Legislation, Medicaid, Medicaid, Public Policy, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
The Department of Labor this week finalized the “white collar” rule, which increases the salary threshold for workers who qualify for overtime pay. Th...
CEO, cheatsheet, Clinical Quality and Quality Care Delivery, End of Life, Facts and Figures, Health and Wellness, Health Care, Medicare, Research, Wellness Program
The new Medicare system for reimbursing providers outlined in the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, or MACRA, may not adequately reward go...
Business Planning, CEO, cheatsheet, Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Growth Strategies, Research
While the costs of long-term care continue to rise, assisted living continues on a slower growth trajectory than other types of long term care, accord...
CEO, cheatsheet, Facts and Figures, Health and Wellness, Health Care, Research, Wellness Program
Chronological age has almost no role in accounting for differences in older adults’ health and well-being, according to a new study out of the Univers...
Facts and Figures, Health and Wellness, Health Care, Reports
The Centers for Disease Control has released “Health, United States, 2015” with statistics on an enormous amount of health issues and categories throu...
Memory Care Best Practices and Research, Memory Care Education, Reports
The aroma of rosemary essential oil reportedly can aid people over age 65 in their ability to remember events and to complete tasks at designated time...
Consumer Intelligence, End of Life, Facts and Figures, Health and Wellness, Reports
Over the next 15 years, adopting healthy behaviors, developing better treatments and improving access to high quality care for chronic disease would r...
Disabilities, Facts and Figures, Falls Prevention, Managed Risk, Reports
An increasing number of people in Europe and North American are expected to use personal emergency response systems (PERS), growing at an annual compo...
Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Reports
Centenarians make up a small but growing share of the world’s older population. Since 1990, the number of people 80 and older has grown more rapidly t...
End of Life, Health Care, Reports
Physicians agree that talking with patients about end-of-life and advance care planning is important, but many also said they’re often unsure what to ...
Facts and Figures, Health and Wellness, Health Care, Medication Management
The majority of adults over 50 think prescription drugs are too expensive and most says it’s important for politicians to support efforts to make thes...
Health and Wellness, Reports
Women live longer in areas with more green vegetation, shows new research from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
Career Resources, Facts and Figures, Health and Wellness
With an average salary of $443,000 annually, orthopedists are the highest paid physician type, according to a new compensation report from Medscape, f...
Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Reports
American women are a bit more optimistic about their financial futures compared to a year ago, according to a new survey from investment management fi...
Consumer Intelligence, Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Reports
A fear of thinking about death is a key reason that more than half of American households won’t have enough retirement income to maintain their standa...
Active & Engaged Seniors, Facts and Figures, Health and Wellness, Reports, Science and Technology
The U.S. market for active aging technology includes 85 million Americans, according to a new report from the Consumer Technology Association and its ...
Business Planning, Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Growth Strategies, Reports
The world’s population is aging but the pace of aging has not been uniform, according to a new government report examining aging patterns across the g...
Consumer Intelligence, End of Life, Health and Wellness, Reports
The increasing burden of chronic disease is the single most important threat to the health of American families and a drain on the U.S. economy, accor...
The National Center on Elder Abuse has released a brief focusing on information and research findings related to the mistreatment of African American ...
cheatsheet, Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Reports
The number of older Americans who live alone has dropped since 1990, generally because women ages 65 to 84 are increasingly likely to live with their ...
In a review of multiple studies on financial abuse conducted in countries around the world, “it appears that financial abuse is either the most or sec...
Ninety-four percent of older adults in the United States have age-related damage to at least one sense, with the most prevalent loss related to a sens...
Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Family Caregiver, Reports
Most family caregivers provide unpaid medical aid and other services to loved ones while compromising their own financial, physical and mental health,...
Business Planning, CEO, cheatsheet, Facts and Figures, Human Resources, Organization Development, Professional Development, Reports, Staffing & Performance
The senior living industry will need to recruit 1.2 million new employees by 2025 and must be poised to create working environments and career paths a...
Dining, Reports, Wellness Program
The Institute of Medicine has released a brief about meeting the dietary needs of older adults, examining the need for new paradigms to meet their nee...
Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Long Term Care Insurance Education, Reports
While there’s no single solution to address the growing appetite for affordable long-term services and supports that would be politically or financial...
cheatsheet, Consumer Intelligence, Facts and Figures, Financing Senior Living – Consumer Education, Health Care, Medicare, Reports
The Congressional Budget Office recently released projections showing Medicare enrollment is expected to grow by more than 30 percent within the next ...
Facts and Figures, Memory Care Best Practices and Research, Memory Care Education, Reports
Eating more seafood is not linked to a likelihood of developing Alzheimer’s disease and in fact may help in preventing cognitive decline, according to...
BED Bug Tool Kit
Learn about the causes of bed bug infestations and how to reduce the chances of one striking your community. You will also gain an understanding of new litigation threats that surround bed bug infestations and build a risk management plan for dealing with this pest.
Purchase the Bed Bug Tool Kit. Published December 1, 2012.
2015 Largest Providers
Senior Living Executive, the award-winning magazine of the Argentum, has released its much-anticipated annual list of the Largest Senior Living Providers in the assisted living, independent living, and memory care business. The list features the industry's Top 80 Largest Senior Living Providers - giving readers and industry watchers a broad view of the competitive senior living landscape.
2009 Overview of Assisted Living
This data-packed research report of more than 50 pages provides senior housing providers, associations and other professionals with essential facts and figures about assisted living to help define the business to investors, media, consumers and others and is the most comprehensive effort to detail key benchmarks in the assisted living business. Free for Members | Non-Member Price: $125.00. Get the report now.
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