Lifespace Communities Appoints New President, CEO

Senior living nonprofit Lifespace Communities has named Jesse Jantzen as its new president and CEO, effective April 1. Jantzen is an industry veteran with more than three decades of experience under his belt. He’s previously worked in similar roles with St. Louis-based Ascension Living; Alameda, California-based Elder Care Alliance; and Des Moines, Iowa-based Life Care […]

Lifespace CCRC in Texas Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

A continuing care retirement community (CCRC) owned by senior living nonprofit Lifespace Communities has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The 283-unit community, The Stayton at Museum Way in Fort Worth, Texas, defaulted on liabilities related to bonds issued in the amount of $109.7 million, including interest, according to a bankruptcy notice filed in the U.S. […]

HumanGood, Presby’s Affiliation to Create 6th-Largest Senior Living Nonprofit

The largest non-profit senior living provider in the state of California, HumanGood, will be extending its reach to the East Coast through a planned affiliation with Presby’s Inspired Life. The combined entity will be the sixth-largest national non-profit senior living provider, the organizations stated Monday in announcing the affiliation. Pleasanton, California-based HumanGood serves nearly 10,000 […]

Movers & Shakers: Capital Senior Living Promotes Five; Brookdale Announces New Board Members

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After a Year of Talks, Lifespace and SQLC Execute Affiliation Agreement

Iowa-based Lifespace Communities and Texas-based Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC) have executed on the affiliation agreement they first proposed about a year ago. Under the agreement, Lifespace is slated to become the owner and operator of three SQLC communities in Dallas, Austin and Fort Worth, Texas, once regulatory hurdles are cleared. Lifespace will also bring […]

Movers & Shakers: Affinity Bolsters Management Team; Leisure Care Names VP for East Coast Expansion

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Lifespace Communities CEO Sloan Bentley Departs

Lifespace Communities has named an interim CEO following the departure of Sloan Bentley, who held that position until this month. Lifespace confirmed the news to Senior Housing News. The Des Moines, Iowa-based not-for-profit senior housing owner and operator named CFO Larry Smith as interim president and CEO. A senior living industry veteran with over 30 […]

Movers & Shakers: Civitas Names First Chief Information Officer; LCB’s New CFO

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Movers & Shakers: Watercrest’s New VP, Lifespace Hires Director of Ops

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Tech Beat: Optima Healthcare Acquires Vantage Healthcare Solutions

Optima Healthcare Acquires Vantage Healthcare Solutions Optima Healthcare Solutions, a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for post-acute care providers, announced the acquisition of Vantage Clinical Solutions, a company specializing in revenue cycle management and digital marketing services for physical therapy practices. The transaction will allow Palm City, Florida-based Optima to expand its post-acute care solutions […]