A global insurance company is linking up with a Canadian senior living operator for a $90 million resort-style community in Boarded Hall, Barbados — the first of its kind to come to the Caribbean island nation, according to the project’s partners. If successful, the model could expand to other parts of the region as well. […]
After a decade of whispers, trials, pilots and promise, virtual reality now seems on the precipice of a boom in senior housing and senior care settings.
The impending wave of baby boomers into the senior population will bring more than just massive numbers of potential residents. This isn’t merely a question of bulk. It’s a question of breadth, with a wider range of seniors becoming inherently trickier to serve.
Health care costs for seniors are soaring, health levels are plateauing and experts across the care continuum are searching for fixes to both. The answer could be found by going back to the basics in medical care.