Senior Housing Investments & Acquisitions (8/4/13)

Holiday Retirement Assumes Management of N.Y. Senior Community Holiday Retirement announced in late July it has assumed management for The Manor at Woodside, an independent living community in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., following a recent acquisition from Woodside Associates.  The Manor at Woodside is a 111-unit retirement community featuring a live-in management team available 24 hours a […]

OnShift Rolls Out New Software for Senior Housing and Obamacare Rules

Senior living software provider OnShift today unveiled a new release that aims to help providers manage their compliance with the Affordable Care Act. By tracking and managing employees based on part-time or full-time status, the software assists users in complying with policies under the new health care law.  Because employers may be mandated under the […]

Investing in Mobile Technology a Must for Senior Living

Senior living providers are actively seeking ways to make sure employees can provide residents the best care in the most efficient way possible, and they’re finding equipping front-line staff with mobile technology is essential to achieve that sweet spot. Going Wireless Having a Wi-Fi (wireless Internet) system as the foundation is the key. “Once you’ve […]

Senior Care Technology Round-Up: Mobile Apps, “Exergaming” & More

In this week’s round-up, tech companies put forth their latest innovations in senior care. From personal robots and virtual exercising, to remote-monitoring technology that tracks vitality and detects injuries, companies are developing new tools to help seniors age in place.  Other companies have taken steps in the operations direction, with mobile apps and social media […]

Movers & Shakers – People and Positions for August 2012

It’s been one hot summer for temperatures across the country. The mercury on the senior housing and senior living market keeps rising as can be seen in this installment of Movers & Shakers and the latest news from SHN. Got scorching hot talent joining your team? Send us those staffing announcements at If you don’t […]

Senior Care Technology Review: OnShift, Silverchair, Tel-Tron & More

This roundup features a variety of new products and software designed to help senior care providers, whether in a home, community, or facility setting. OnShift, for example, has introduced new software that bases staff scheduling on resident acuity levels, in keeping with healthcare reform initiatives of provide a better quality of care while simultaneously saving […]

Senior Care Technology Review: OnShift, Healthcare IT, and Independa

A couple senior care technology companies are releasing new software that can help both home health caregivers and senior living facility staff improve quality of care and overall efficiency, including scheduling software and remote health care monitoring. Additionally, health care information technology developments continue to make headlines as health care professionals recognize its role in […]