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, […]

Here’s How Post Acute Providers Can Improve Staff Training

Large post-acute care administrators have something to learn from smaller organizations when it comes to training staff. Though larger facilities tend to have more sophisticated training technology, small facilities have strong methods for evaluating whether skills taught during training are being applied in caregivers’ day-to-day work, according to a staff development and training survey conducted […]

Senior Living Providers Adapt to Multi-Gen Workforce

In light of both an aging work force among baby boomers as well as new employees entering the senior living business, operators are developing new solutions to accommodate both populations along with their different learning styles and preferences when it comes to training and communications. Largely, they find, training and communication with employees requires more […]

With Senior Living Resident Acuity Rising, Providers Turn Attention to Training

As needs rise across the residents of senior living communities, providers are focusing in on training among their staffs, both clinical and non-clinical. Increasingly, that may mean looking to a third-party training provider that can stay up to speed on the ever changing landscape of regulations and other requirements.  Higher acuity residents are driving the […]

Senior Housing Investment & Acquisition Round-Up (5/19/13)

Senquest Senior Living Buys Ohio Community for $12 MIllion Senquest Senior Living, the senior housing business of Titan Real Estate Investment Group Inc., recently acquired an independent and assisted living property near Akron, Ohio for $12 million. Liberty Residence I and II have a total of 137 units which were 91% occupied at time of […]