Transform Podcast #22: Brian Cloch, Grace Chen & Laurie Geschrey

The accelerating trend of bringing primary care into senior living communities might gain even more momentum as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. One innovative example of combining primary care and senior living comes from Illinois, where Oak Street Health recently brought its care model into four assisted living communities managed by Pathway to Living. […]

Transform Podcast #21: Michael Grust of SRG Senior Living

As the wave of baby boomer demand nears, senior living providers must be “all things to a lot of people,” SRG Senior Living CEO Michael Grust believes. Achieving this requires innovation and entrepreneurship at a time when operators face a “mosh pit” of challenges, but despite ongoing margin compression, Grust is bullish on the future […]

Transform Podcast #20: Robb Chapin of Bridge Investment Group

Relying on demographics to drive senior living occupancy in the years ahead is a recipe for failure, according to Robb Chapin, CEO of Seniors Housing and Medical Properties at Bridge Investment Group. Consumers have an increasing number of options for where they live as they age, meaning senior living operators must be innovating to create […]

[White Paper] Deploying The Right Tech at the Right Time

The technology landscape for senior living continues to evolve with an ever-growing list of platforms and services to optimize the experience for staff and residents alike. But the technology can fall short without the necessary infrastructure in place to support it. This white paper will discuss some of the ways operators and developers can review […]

Transform Podcast #19: Christian Living Communities CEO Terry Rogers

For-profits and not-for-profits can and should work together to tackle some of senior housing’s biggest challenges.There is no perhaps no organization that exemplifies that concept better than Englewood, Colorado-based Christian Living Communities (CLC) and its for-profit management arm, Cappella Living Solutions. Both organizations are growing and finding new ways to stay one step ahead of […]

Transform Podcast #18: Brandywine Co-Founder and CEO Brenda Bacon

Brandywine Co-Founder and CEO Brenda Bacon, a senior living pioneer, is pushing the industry toward its next chapter.Old capital structures and operating models must change to accommodate a new generation of consumers, Bacon believes. Due to Brandywine’s experiences in a tough market, she reversed her position on RIDEA and is now skeptical of triple-net leases. […]

Transform Podcast #17: Ken Jaeger of MorningStar

When he was just a child, Ken Jaeger made a vow that one day he would start a business that would make the world a better place. That sense of mission not only spurred him to found MorningStar Senior Living, it has also proven to be good for business. In 2019, the company partnered with […]

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[White Paper] How to Build to Last in an Era of Rising Acuity

Resident acuity in senior living is rising. With the many pressures operators have to contend with today, acuity creep is among the most impactful across a community’s operations, and it is forcing owners and operators to design their buildings accordingly. This white paper discusses considerations for building senior living in today’s climate of rising resident […]