Silverado, Other Providers Roll Out New Program to Address Costly Issue of Worker Injuries

Staff injuries sustained while transferring residents* have always been a top concern for senior living providers, and the issue has become more severe and costly in recent years — with memory care facing some of the toughest challenges.  With this in mind, Irvine, California-based memory care pioneer Silverado is among the first group of providers […]

AARP Expands Innovation Efforts, Launches Senior-Focused Startups

On Wednesday, AARP announced its collaboration with three startups that are focused on various aspects of caregiving for seniors. These partnerships are part of a larger strategy for AARP, where the Enterprise Innovation division is under a new leader and has expanded its strategic focus to include product development through in-house “startups.” After conceiving of […]

Senior Living Tech News: K4Connect Partnership, Monitoring at Parker Jewish

K4Connect Enters Into Strategic Partnership with Dude Solutions North Carolina-based K4Connect recently announced real-time work order integration with TheWorxHub by Dude Solutions, a provider of cloud-based operations management solutions also based in North Carolina. Accordingly, TheWorxHub by Dude Solutions will be integrated into K4Community, which is K4Connect’s flagship product specifically designed for senior living operators and residents. […]

New Senior Living Tech Brewing at Innovation Center

Beer, sausage, and senior living innovation. That might sound like an odd combination to most people, but not those who know about the Direct Supply Innovation Center in downtown Milwaukee. It is turning the largest city in Wisconsin—already famous for its suds and bratwurst—into a hotspot for cutting-edge senior living technologies. Unveiled by senior living […]

Tips to Manage Rising Acuity in Assisted Living

The average age of assisted living residents has increased in the last decade, and because of this, the prevalence of residents with chronic conditions has also increased. However, there are ways assisted living providers can continue to maintain a high quality of care. In 2001, the average age of people moving into assisted living in […]

Post New Opportunities, See Who’s Hiring — SHN Job Board

SHN subscribers and visitors to Senior Housing News and its Job Board are dedicated professionals staying on top of news, information and trends to help further their careers…..aren’t those the candidates you’re looking for? Post your job today to reach the most progressive and up to date candidates in the industry. Senior housing jobs are […]

Top Senior Housing Companies Hiring Nationwide—New Jobs Available

The Senior Housing News Job Board is your one-stop-shop for posting your job opportunities.  Our job platform is targeting the more than 20,000 daily subscribers who eat, sleep and breathe the senior housing business.  Don’t you want your open jobs in front of these individuals? Some of the most recent senior housing jobs posted on […]

How National Senior Living Brands Tap Into the ‘Local’ Craze

Senior living providers with communities across the country don’t necessarily have to develop an assembly-line model in order to maintain a national brand. In fact, many are finding that tapping into local trends, cultures and traditions proves a competitive tactic. “‘Local’ is almost a buzzword today—locally sourced, local small businesses,” Meg Sutton, senior lead interior designer at […]