Rigid Managers, ‘Pathetically Poor’ Storytelling Harm Senior Living Staffing Efforts

Senior living providers need to reject top-down management approaches and be bolder in how they appeal to prospective workers to overcome increasingly steep recruitment and retention challenges. This was a key message shared by industry executives Thursday at the 2018 Senior Housing News Summit in Los Angeles. The panelists described a worsening staffing crunch, due […]

Movers & Shakers: Former Senior Lifestyle COO Joins OnShift

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Top 6 Tips for Successful Senior Living Employee Recruitment

Employee recruitment and retention has been a hot-button issue in the senior housing industry for some time—and the topic was front and center at last week’s LeadingAge Illinois 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo in Schaumburg, Illinois. Two not-for-profit senior living providers and one workforce management software company shared best practices that have helped operators keep staffing numbers high and turnover […]

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. […]

Heritage Senior Living Upgrades Operations with $500,000 Tech Push

After fifteen years in business, Heritage Senior Living is upping its game with a $500,000 technology initiative, as part of a recently developed operational strategy drawing from best practices internationally. Heritage is one of Wisconsin’s largest senior living providers and only operates in that state. With its corporate offices located in the Milwaukee suburb of West Allis, […]

Movers and Shakers: OnShift, Maplewood Senior Living

OnShift’s Peter Corless Begins Second Term on AHCA Governing Board Peter Corless, executive vice president of enterprise development at OnShift, has been re-elected as the associate business member (ABM) president for the American Health Care Association (AHCA). OnShift is a Cleveland-based software development firm that specializes in the post-acute care and senior living industries. Corless […]

Senior Living Workers Can Get Wages Before Payday with New App

Staffing issues are top of mind for many senior living executives who are working to recruit and retain a strong team. A new offering could improve retention by enabling workers to access wages they’ve earned before payday arrives. Cleveland, Ohio-based cloud-based human capital management software company OnShift recently introduced OnShift Wallet, a mobile app that gives senior […]

How Senior Housing Operators Can Let Employees Do the Hiring

Attracting and retaining talented employees remains a top priority for senior housing operators, but the wide availability of job-search platforms online can tend to feel daunting. Instead of shouting into the void, some operators could find success attracting new employees by using the employees they already have, according to a panel of experts at the recent […]

D.C. Summit — Ticket Sales Close Monday, Don’t Miss Out

With about 2 weeks remaining until the Senior Housing News Summit in Washington, D.C., vendor tickets have sold out and only a limited number of capital provider / operator** tickets remain for the April 6th event in Washington, D.C. Purchase your ticket today before sales close Monday, March 27th at 5pm CST.  **Please note that if […]