Personalizing Wellness: Using Data to Promote Resident Health

Seniors housing technology has long been focused on health and safety — keeping residents safe from falls, managing medicines and addressing health changes that require a doctor’s oversight. But the future of seniors housing may lie more in the direction

Cadence Living Hires Randi Cohen as Vice President of Media and Marketing

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Cadence Living, a Scottsdale-based operator, has hired Randi Cohen as vice president of media and marketing. Cohen will have principal responsibility for all media and marketing strategy of Cadence’s growing portfolio of senior living communities. Cohen brings

Brookdale Opens Communities for Indoor Visits

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A little over a year after visitor restrictions were put into place to help protect residents from COVID-19, Brookdale communities across the country are now able to lift those restrictions to allow both outdoor and indoor visits,

Watercrest Promotes Kim Sviben to Area Director of Operations

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Watercrest Senior Living Group has promoted Kim Sviben to the role of area director of operations, leading the company’s growing Southeast portfolio. Sviben joined the Watercrest family in 2017 as resident wellness director, later becoming executive

American House Hires Mary Anderson as Chief Human Resources Officer

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — American House Senior Living Communities, a Southfield-based operator, has hired Mary Anderson for the role of chief human resources officer. Anderson will also serve as the chief human resources officer for affiliated companies REDICO and Continuum Services.

Make Safety a Competitive Advantage

COVID-19 broke seniors’ trust, and successful communities must repair it. By Raj Shah, CareSafely Running a seniors housing business is an inherently risky proposition. As an operator, you are trusted with caring for residents and patients with complex and persistent

Atria to Operate 21 Independent Living Communities, Unveils New Brand

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Atria Senior Living, a Louisville-based operator of independent and assisted living communities across the United States and Canada, has assumed management of 21 independent living communities owned by New Senior Investment Group (NYSE: SNR). The communities are

Webinar: Seniors Housing Vaccine Rollout & Infectious Disease Prevention

On Feb 16., Seniors Housing Business and sponsor Philips hosted the webinar “Seniors Housing Vaccine Rollout and Infectious Disease Prevention: An Operations Playbook.” How are operators handling logistical, emotional, ethical and strategic concerns involved with vaccination? How to encourage healthy behavior for

Cadence Living Hires Pat Teske as Vice President of Facilities Management

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Cadence Living has hired Pat Teske as vice president of facilities management. Teske will have principal responsibility for preventative maintenance, director management, renovation planning and plant management of Cadence’s portfolio of senior living communities. He joins Cadence

Webinar: Seniors Housing Valuation Outlook: What’s Ahead for 2021?

On Jan. 28, Seniors Housing Business and sponsor V&IG hosted the webinar “Seniors Housing Valuation Outlook: What’s Ahead for 2021?” The panel discussion focused on what the marketplace looks like now (who is transacting now and what sorts of deals are happening, occupancy rates,

Capital Senior Living Launches Magnolia Trails Memory Care Program

DALLAS — Capital Senior Living Corp. (NYSE: CSU), a Dallas-based seniors housing operator, has launched Magnolia Trails to meet the growing need for individualized programming for residents receiving memory care services. Magnolia Trails evolved out of one of the company’s communities