Change is hard, but it’s more necessary than ever in senior living. Supply and demand are misaligned in many metros, occupancy is down and labor costs are rising. At the same time, the massive population of baby boomers will bring new demands, payment models and referral patterns are shifting, technological innovation is transforming every facet […]
After a decade of whispers, trials, pilots and promise, virtual reality now seems on the precipice of a boom in senior housing and senior care settings.
The impending wave of baby boomers into the senior population will bring more than just massive numbers of potential residents. This isn’t merely a question of bulk. It’s a question of breadth, with a wider range of seniors becoming inherently trickier to serve.
Health care costs for seniors are soaring, health levels are plateauing and experts across the care continuum are searching for fixes to both. The answer could be found by going back to the basics in medical care.