The year was 2008, and Presbyterian Homes & Services had a plan for a new mixed-use senior living community. The Minnesota-based senior living provider would develop The Promenade of Wayzata, 14.5 acres of retail, all-ages condos, a hotel and 326 units of assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing. PHS would open the condos and […]
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.