Avamere C-Suite Shuffle First Step To Post-Acute Care Network

The Avamere Family of Companies announced on Wednesday a reorganization of its executive ranks intended to remove the separations among the Wilsonville, Oregon-based firm’s individual entities, allow the sharing of resources and create a post-acute care network. “With this new organizational structure, our company will be able to more effectively uphold our mission, core values, […]

Avamere Launches New Company, Ovation, For Its ‘Micro CCRC’ Communities

The Avamere Family of Companies has high hopes for its “micro CCRC” concept. The hopes are so high, in fact, that the Wilsonville, Oregon-based company is launching a separate company dedicated to the concept. Avamere announced the launch of Ovation with two groundbreakings in St. George, Utah and Omaha, Nebraska, representing a combined $170 million […]

Amazon Helps Avamere Manage Spending In Senior Living Business

It may only be a matter of time before Amazon.com’s (Nasdaq: AMZN) business purchasing platform makes more of a mark in senior living, if the experience of a major regional senior care provider in the Pacific Northwest is any indication. The Seattle-based online retail giant touted Amazon Business at the 2018 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (2/15/18)

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards. Sign up for the SHN Architecture & Design Newsletter from SHN for updates on architecture and design trends, the annual SHN Awards Competition. Construction: Planned Civitas Announces New Texas, Arizona Communities Ascend Partners and Civitas Senior Living have announced […]

Avamere to Build ‘Micro CCRCs’ With No Skilled Nursing

A major regional senior care provider in the Pacific Northwest is looking to reinvent the continuing care retirement community (CCRC) model by taking skilled nursing out of the picture. Wilsonville, Oregon-based Avamere Family of Companies recently announced it plans to open a “micro CCRC” in St. George, Utah. The development, which is part of the Sienna Hills […]

Transactions & Financings: Mainstreet Property Group, Trilogy Consulting

Solutions Advisors Acquires Trilogy Consulting New Jersey-based senior living consulting firm Solutions Advisors has acquired Trilogy Consulting, LLC. Solutions Advisors provides strategic marketing, sales consulting and creative services to senior living communities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Trilogy founder Scott Townsley, who opened his firm January 1, 2017, will serve as Principal of […]

John Morgan Out as Avamere CEO

Avamere Health Services, a major regional senior care provider in the Pacific Northwest, has a new CEO. John Morgan, who began serving as CEO in 2012, has been replaced in that position by Gary Wart, Avamere confirmed Thursday to Senior Housing News. Avamere had not responded to requests for further comment as of press time. […]

Avamere Pilots IBM ‘Watson’ Tech for Precision Senior Care

Watson, the IBM cognitive computing system that gained fame for beating human Jeopardy! champions at the game, soon could enable more precise care and services in senior living. The technology currently is being piloted by Wilsonville, Oregon-based Avamere Family of Companies, in its independent living, assisted living, and skilled nursing settings, as well as through […]