Benefits of Technology in Senior Living Facilities

There are many benefits to adding technology in senior living facilities, and it’s important to embrace the positive impacts it can have on your community. In fact, 85% of baby boomers use the internet, and nearly two-thirds of people 74-91 are online. When best utilized, technology improves quality of life for seniors and increases satisfaction […]

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Celebrating National Assisted Living Week During the COVID-19 Pandemic

If you’ve worked in assisted living for a while, you’re probably familiar with National Assisted Living Week (NALW). If you’re new to the industry, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. In this blog, you’ll find some background, as well as some ideas and recommendations for making this week special. National Assisted […]

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Making the Most of Virtual Interviews During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed so much about our everyday lives, including how we conduct interviews. While many have switched to virtual interviews, there are several things about this process to consider in order to make sure you are still properly screening candidates. Ensure A Face-to-Face Element Take every step you can to create some […]

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How to Care for Caregivers During a Pandemic

I am pleased to introduce a former SeniorLivingU co-worker, Amber Kustan. Amber is now the Project Coordinator for Country Meadows Retirement Communities. Being on the front lines during the COVID-19 pandemic has given Amber clear insight into the stress and anxiety felt by many direct care workers. She graciously agreed to share the many ideas […]

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The Importance of Communication During the COVID-19 Pandemic

As we continue to battle COVID-19, you may feel like you’re being inundated with information and communications regarding the virus and related guidelines. But are you receiving information from the community that’s responsible for caring for your senior loved one? At this point, responding to COVID-19 is no longer an “if,” but a “when” for […]

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Have a Plan in Place to Prepare for the Coronavirus

By this point, people around the world have heard of the coronavirus, or COVID-19. Cruise ships have been denied entry into ports of call, and flights to and from infected countries have been canceled. The stock market is up and down and has lost up to 1,200 points in a single day. Worst of all, […]

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