Average Assisted Living CFO Salary Topped $127,500 in 2018

Wages rose for many assisted living employees in 2018, with CFOs, CEOs and presidents unsurprisingly still among the highest-paid. That’s according to a Senior Housing News analysis of the most recent Assisted Living Salary & Benefits Report from the Hospital & Healthcare Compensation Service, an annual release that is produced with support from LeadingAge and […]

Demand Grows, Challenges Increase for Senior Housing in Low-Density Markets

The coming wave of aging baby boomers will present several challenges to a senior living industry already struggling to meet the demand of seniors who cannot afford market rate independent living, assisted living or memory care. In particular, the population of older adults is quickly growing in low-density areas where it’s especially difficult to build affordable senior living projects. […]

LeadingAge, Ziegler Expand Largest Nonprofit Senior Housing Providers List

Industry association LeadingAge and specialty investment bank Ziegler’s list of the nation’s largest nonprofit senior housing providers grew a bit this year. The 15th annual LeadingAge Ziegler 200 (LZ 200), published Monday, ranks the largest not-for-profit systems providing aging services through senior living in the United States, in order of total owned market-rate units, as of the […]

Beyond Millennials: Senior Living Must Now Win Over Generation Z Workers

The leading edge of the “generation Z” age group has joined the U.S. workforce, meaning senior living providers need to be thinking about how to attract and retain them as employees. As the industry grapples with a labor crunch, the difference between staffing success and failure may hinge on operators’ ability to entice members of […]

Facing ‘Fire Hose’ Of Innovation, Senior Living Ups Its Game

Many senior living operators are struggling to keep pace with technological innovations. For every forward thinking operator, there is another lagging behind. Not only the pace of innovation but the costs to prepare for it can be overwhelming, Jodi Guffee, Chief Operating Officer of Radiant Senior Living in Portland, Oregon, told Senior Housing News. “If you took […]

Movers & Shakers: Arbor Realty Trust, Blueprint, LeadingAge

Arbor Realty Trust Hires Executive Vice President and Chief Production Officer Arbor Realty Trust has appointed Frank Lutz as its new executive vice president and chief production officer. In his new role, Lutz will oversee all of Arbor’s agency lending platforms as it relates to business development and the firm’s national production network and originations team. […]

Highest-Paid Assisted Living Employees in 2017

CEOs and presidents are no longer assisted living communities’ highest earners, on average. Now, that designation belongs to CFOs, according to the latest Assisted Living Salary & Benefits Report from the Hospital & Healthcare Compensation Service, which is produced with support from LeadingAge and the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL). For the 20th annual […]

3 Technology Integration Lessons For Senior Living in 2018

The 21st Century Senior Living Community is a series brought to you by CDW, a provider of technology solutions and services focused exclusively on serving the healthcare marketplace. The series takes a clear-eyed look at how leading providers and their partners are creating the next generation of senior living communities by raising the bar on […]

LeadingAge Proposes Complete Overhaul of Senior Care Delivery System

It’s time to completely overhaul the current system for delivering health care and long-term services and supports (LTSS) to seniors nationwide, according to LeadingAge. The industry association, which represents more than 6,000 not-for-profit senior care providers, believes that its members in particular are “well positioned to play a central role in [its proposed] new system,” which […]

Largest Nonprofit Senior Housing Providers of 2017

The largest nonprofit senior living providers have once again been identified by industry association LeadingAge and specialty investment bank Ziegler.  The 14th annual LeadingAge Ziegler 150 (LZ 150), published Monday, ranks the largest not-for-profit systems providing aging services through senior living in the United States, in order of total owned market-rate units, as of Dec. 31, […]