Lyft Inks Partnership to Bring Ridesharing to Seniors

Popular San Francisco-based ridesharing company Lyft has partnered with SPLT, a carpooling app service out of Detroit, to deliver non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) services to seniors in Michigan—including those who do not have a smartphone.  Through the partnership, seniors can request transportation to and from appointments by submitting their name, pick-up and drop-off locations either by phone, […]

Pew: Seniors Participate in ‘Uber Economy’

Fear not—if you’re older in years, you can still be “with it.” In fact, if you’re an older adult, perhaps even a senior living resident, you may very well may have taken an Uber ride and donated to a crowdfunding campaign this week, according to a new research report from Pew Research Center titled “Shared, Collaborative […]

Editor’s Picks: The Leadership Series

This week, our readers got the first taste of our newest initiative: The Leadership Series, featuring in-depth interviews with top CEOs and other leaders in the industry. The wide-ranging discussions include their personal leadership philosophies, their ideas about how to cultivate future leaders, and where they see senior housing headed. Readers also were plugged into the […]