Coronavirus Raises Labor Law Concerns for Senior Housing, Other Employers

As the coronavirus pandemic brings everyday life across the U.S. to a halt, businesses including senior housing operators need to take precautions to protect their employees, as well as themselves. But they need to err on the side of caution while doing so, lest they run the risk of violating the Americans with Disabilities Act […]

Aegis Expands Leadership With Starbucks, Ritz-Carlton, Target Alumni

In its latest hiring push, Aegis Living has added more leaders from the food, hospitality and retail sectors. The leaders come from multiple companies, and join the Bellevue, Washington-based company as it strives to lead a “wellness revolution,” Aegis Living President Kris Engskov wrote in a LinkedIn post Tuesday. “Aegis Living is leading a wellness […]

Trilogy Plans to Hire 1,000 High Schoolers in 5 Years Through New Program

Trilogy Health Services launched a new initiative in its ongoing efforts to recruit and retain new senior housing workers, through a work-study program in Kentucky high schools. The Louisville-based senior housing and care provider announced it will invest $10 million in high schools across the Bluegrass State for students interested in pursuing careers in health […]

New Tech Helps Revera, Asbury, Carlton Meet Workforce Challenges

The senior housing industry is gradually embracing technology but still struggles to keep up with the pace of new advancements, as well as the costs involved with implementing technology. Still, forward-thinking providers are making significant technology investments that are bearing fruit. When asked to name the single tech implementation that has made the biggest positive […]

Social Media Food Pics Help Resort Lifestyle Communities Woo Culinary Talent

There’s an incorrect yet commonly held stereotype that senior living communities are where older adults go to wither away at the end of their lives. The same stereotype can even apply to people who work in senior living dining, according to Resort Lifestyle Communities (RLC) Executive Chef Jonathon Bolton. “There is a saying that senior […]

How Senior Living Providers Are Protecting NOI As Occupancy Suffers

Occupancy is one of the most important contributors to net operating income (NOI), but in the face of ongoing struggles nationally with oversupply, operators can continue to boost their NOI through other means. Because this is the case, those who focus too much on occupancy as a metric for the health of senior living communities […]

Leisure Care On Track to Open Highrise, Launches Paid Internship Program

As Leisure Care pushes forward with an East Coast expansion and prepares to open a 24-story senior living community in downtown Seattle, the company is also focusing on workforce development through a paid internship program called Discover. As of 2018, Leisure Care was the 16th-largest senior living provider in the nation, with a portfolio of […]

Inside Goodman Group’s Innovative, Full-Continuum Senior Housing Platform

Whether recruiting nurses from abroad or taking a new approach to intergenerational senior living, The Goodman Group is striving to innovate while expanding its portfolio of managed communities. Based near the Twin Cities in Chaska, Minnesota, The Goodman Group today manages 63 properties across nine states. About half the portfolio consists of managed senior living […]