Months after stating that something new was in store, Five Star Senior Living Inc. (Nasdaq: FVE) has officially laid the groundwork to expand its ancillary services beyond the walls of Five Star communities. The Newton, Massachusetts-based senior living provider has rebranded its rehabilitation and wellness division as Ageility Physical Therapy Solutions—a move that’s meant to ease […]
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.