EHR Adoption Lagging Among Small Nonprofit Providers

Smaller nonprofit senior living organizations are not only trailing behind their larger counterparts when it comes to implementing electronic medical/health records (EMRs/EHRs) — they’re also implementing less sophisticated technology.  That’s according to a recent survey conducted by senior living industry association LeadingAge and Chicago-based specialty investment bank Ziegler as a follow-up to their 2016 LeadingAge […]

K4Connect Pairs Up with Garmin in New Collaboration

K4Connect is adding another tool to its arsenal of technology solutions aimed at providing older adults, their families and their care providers with a way to regularly monitor their health, fitness and overall well-being.  The Raleigh, North Carolina-based company has announced a partnership with Garmin International, Inc. to integrate Garmin’s wearable devices as part of K4Community, the company’s […]

Movers & Shakers: Norterre, EPOCH Senior Living

Starling Hires Executive Director for Community in Ponte Vedra, Florida Starling, a senior living owner and operator based in Jacksonville, Florida, has hired Megan Kennedy to serve as executive director for its Starling at Nocatee location. The 92-unit assisted living and memory care community is slated to open this fall in Ponte Vedra, Florida. Prior […]

Largest Affordable Assisted Living Community in Texas Closing

The demand for affordable senior housing is growing rapidly. But successfully operating this asset class is challenging, as a large facility in the Lone Star State found. Westchester Plaza in Fort Worth, Texas—the largest assisted-living facility for Medicaid recipients in the state—will be closing its doors after 19 years later this summer, giving residents until Aug. 10 […]