‘5- to 10-Year Strategy’: Senior Living Operators Play Value-Based Care Long Game

This story is part of your SHN+ subscription As the pace of senior living operators adopting value-based care models in 2024 quickens, challenges remain in growing those models. Providers are wielding data insights to spur value-based care model growth while also posing significant challenges to operators aiming to balance in making the risky transition to […]

Brookdale, Atria, LCS Again Top Argentum Largest Providers List in 2024

Brookdale Senior Living, Atria Senior Living and LCS have again maintained their top three positions as the largest senior living providers. That’s according to the latest Argentum 150 report, which the industry association released June 26. The report covers the 150 largest senior living providers in the United States, along with highlighting the biggest changes […]

Inside the Senior Living Industry’s Value-Based Care ‘Arms Race’

This members-only, exclusive article is part of your SHN+ subscription If the speed at which senior living operators were adopting value-based care models accelerated last year, in 2024 the effort has kicked into an even higher gear. Within the last two months, senior living providers including 12 Oaks, Benchmark Senior Living, and Epoch Senior Living […]

Inside Brookdale Senior Living’s HealthPlus Growth Plans, Strategy

There is a misconception that Brookdale Senior Living’s (NYSE: BKD) growing HealthPlus strategy is geared toward residents with more acute care needs. With a portfolio of 652 communities, more than 520 which offer assisted living and memory care services, it’s not hard to see why that misconception exists. The company’s program, which in a nutshell […]

How Senior Living CEOs Are Playing the Long Game in Strategic Planning

This article is part of your SHN+ subscription Top leaders of senior living organizations are busy preparing for the future – sometimes as far out as the next half-century. Senior Housing News has spoken with quite a few top leaders of senior living operators across the country in the past month – at the recent […]

New Washington Post Investigation Centers on Brookdale Senior Living Staffing Algorithm

Staffing algorithms like one used by the nation’s largest senior living operator are exacerbating work shortages and often underestimating the amount of care that older adults need, according to a new investigation from the Washington Post. The latest story, published Monday, centered mainly on a staffing algorithm used by Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD) known […]

Brookdale CEO: We’re Staying the Course in 2024 With ‘Ultimate Potential’ in Sight

Executives with Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD) say the company has laid a foundation for growth – now, in 2024, the company’s challenge is building on those preparations. Looking to the year ahead, Brookdale President and CEO Cindy Baier said the company has an expectation to “stay the course.” “We made remarkable progress last year, […]