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Financing affordable assisted living

November 23, 2016  |  Steve Kennedy
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The national need for affordable assisted living is surging, but how will we find the funds to build more?

LZ 150 report finds continued nonprofit senior living growth

November 23, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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The 2016 LZ 150, produced by LeadingAge and Ziegler, finds the nation's 150 largest nonprofit senior living providers are building out their existing campus and through service offerings to non-residents and with joint ventures. More than three-fourths also...

Memory care facility for people with Down syndrome opening in 2017

November 7, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A first-of-its-kind memory care facility is designed specifically for people with developmental disabilities. At least one of every two people with Down syndrome will develop some type of dementia as they age. 

Moving company helps prospectives downsize

November 4, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A small, but growing, niche market of senior move managers can help prospective residents and their family through the gigantic task of downsizing. 

A multi-part deal with Brookdale, HCP and Blackstone

November 3, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Once the agreement is complete, Brookdale will be an equity partner and manage HCP’s 64-community portfolio, which Blackstone separately agreed to purchase.

Blue skies for senior living

October 27, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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Views of nature are healthy, and one company has found a way to brings the sunrises and sunsets indoors.

Pat Summitt clinic designed for dementia

October 24, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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The new Alzheimer’s clinic, named for the Lady Vols Head Coach, sports dementia-friendly design.

CCRC comes to seniors’ homes

October 21, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A continuing care retirement community has launched a life care at home membership program to offer the benefits of community-dwelling for those age 55 and older who are still living at home or too young to move to campus. 

Cause for alarm

October 17, 2016  | 
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Resident blogger Kathleen Mears wonders about changing policy so the fire alarm isn’t a signal for residents and visitors to panic.

Helping low-income seniors with disabilities age in place

September 29, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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New research suggests the key to helping dual-eligible seniors stay at home—and stay healthy—begins by speaking with, not to, seniors.

Building for medical care and amenities

August 31, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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In the eternal battle to win over move-ins, senior housing relies on design to support both quality medical care and hospitality amenities.

What senior communities need to know about Zika

August 30, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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The Zika virus is not expected to spread rampantly throughout the United States, but senior living communities in southern states or high-risk areas like Miami can take proactive precautions to reduce risk to residents, staff and visiting families.

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