Movers & Shakers: Former Activated Insights CEO Joins Discovery Senior Living Board of Directors; Springpoint Hires Assistant Director

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10 Most-Read Senior Housing News Stories of 2022

While many senior living providers continued the long march towards a pandemic recovery, the industry saw operators innovate with new development, and familiar players in the space face new challenges in 2022. Tackling the “quiet quitting” labor issue and reports of a Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD) sale led to the most-read top stories on […]

US News Recognizes Nearly 1,300 Senior Living Communities in First ‘Best Senior Living’ Ratings

Senior living operators have long looked for new ways to convey quality and differentiate their communities from their competitors. Now, they have another tool in their toolbox. U.S. News & World Report on Tuesday published its first-ever 2022-23 “Best Senior Living,” list, which designates senior living communities as “best” in several categories: Independent living, assisted […]

2 of 3 Senior Living Residents Say Providers are Delivering Value as Rates Surge

Even as senior housing providers increase rates due to rising expenses, operators have yet to face widespread pushback from residents, most of whom continue to believe that they are receiving a good value for the amount they are paying. That’s according to survey findings shared with Senior Housing News by Activated Insights, the organization that […]

Pegasus CEO: We’re Most Bullish on Memory Care, Aim to Double Overall Portfolio by 2026

Pegasus Senior Living CEO Chris Hollister hopes the Dallas-based company will double its number of communities under management within five years — and he sees memory care as a particular opportunity for growth ahead. Assisted living services are the bulk of what the company offers at its nearly 40 communities throughout the U.S. Hollister sees […]

[Updated] US News to Issue Senior Living Ratings

U.S. News & World Report — which issues influential rankings of hospitals, nursing homes, universities and other businesses — is turning to senior living. The publication plans to rate* U.S. senior living brands based on standardized consumer input gathered through surveys created by Activated Insights. Activated Insights is the organization that is also behind the […]

Increased Hiring Challenges, Staff Burnout Could Hamper Senior Living Providers in 2021

Covid-19 exacerbated an already tough hiring environment for senior living providers over the past year. Now, as the industry nears a post-pandemic environment, it is uncertain if providers will be able to recruit available workers — a challenge that may become harder if hospitality and other industries hard hit by Covid-19 experience quick rebounds. While […]

How Senior Living Providers Can Combat ‘Evaporating’ Sense of Purpose Among Workers

Senior living workforce challenges mounted over the course of the summer, with employee engagement falling and turnover increasing.  That’s according to data gathered by Activated Insights from about 250,500 senior living and care employees. Activated Insights is the senior care division of Great Place to Work, the organization that puts together the annual Great Places […]