CHI Living CEO: We Aim to Reshape the Senior Living Paradigm, Pursuing Hub-and-Spoke Model

Catholic Health Initiative (CHI) Living Communities continues on its recovery journey, as the organization looks to reshape the longstanding senior living model.  CHI Living Communities CEO Prentice Lipsey said the organization has spent the last 12 months normalizing operations from the turbulence of the Covid-19 pandemic and focusing on regaining historical occupancy figures. “In 2023, […]

Willow Valley Takes Inspiration from Famed Hogeweyk Model in New Memory Care Project

Willow Valley Communities is continuing to grow with a new memory care community, and the organization’s leaders are taking inspiration for the project from a famous memory care model in The Netherlands. Even in recent years amid pandemic challenges, Willow Valley and its development company, Willow Valley Development Corp., continued planning on multiple projects to […]

Beztak EVP: Our Future Lies in Personalizing Sales, Prioritizing Lifestyle Options for Residents

By optimizing senior living sales leadership blended with prioritizing dining and lifestyle offerings, Beztak is primed for future growth as the company continues occupancy recovery, according to Executive Vice President of Senior LIving Jason Kohler.  The Farmington, Hills, Michigan-based real estate and property management company operates nine communities across the All Seasons luxury independent living […]

5 Senior Living Operators to Watch in 2024

Editor’s Note: SHN Editor Tim Regan and SHN Reporter Andrew Christman contributed to this article This article is part of your SHN+ subscription Steady recovery amid ever-changing challenges, new operating models to spur innovation, consolidation and partnerships— these are some of the traits of senior living organizations standing out in 2024. Companies are pushing through […]

Why Operators Must Strike a Narrow Balance Between Discounts, Rates in 2024

This article is part of your SHN+ subscription Earlier this month in his State of the Union Address, President Joe Biden lambasted companies engaging in “price gouging” and “shrinkflation.” The president was referring to a practice wherein some companies shrink the amount of goods and services sold without also reducing the price. It’s a phenomenon […]