Housing

Medicaid-eligible memory care unit opens in Buffalo

The first Medicaid-eligible memory care assisted living program in New York state was launched Thursday at Briarwood Manor.

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Louisiana senate favors nursing homes in living choice debate

In the most recent battle to change the way Louisiana cares for its elderly, nursing home owners were pitted against advocacy groups like the AARP, asking the state to increase opportunities for senior citizens to receive care in their own homes.

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New Hampshire CCRC fills up vacancies two years before expected opening

All of the spots in a continuing care retirement community planned for Route 108 in Durham presold in just six weeks, according to officials at The RiverWoods Group.

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Memory care occupancy loss affects Five Star

Memory care has emerged as an embattled front in Five Star Senior Living’s (Nasdaq: FVE) ongoing effort to boost its sagging senior living occupancy.

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CareOne opens center in New Jersey exclusive for Alzheimer’s disease

The center is 100 percent dedicated to memory care — the only facility of its kind in Bergen County, the Fort Lee-based health care company said. 

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How to judge a CCRC’s financial stability

Though industry members point out that financial meltdowns in their world are rare, there have been cases in which retirement homes have had to raise their monthly fees or reduce services.

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Pacific northwest care provider to pilot ‘micro CCRC’ with no skilled nursing

Wilsonville, Oregon-based Avamere Family of Companies recently announced it plans to open a “micro CCRC” in St. George, Utah.

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Denver CCRC opens $3 million rehabilitation center

Christian Living Communities, a not-for-profit that owns and manages senior living services and communities in the metropolitan Denver area, added the Someren Glen Transitional Care Neighborhood early this month.

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For here or to-go?: Senior living communities and fast casual dining combined

To glimpse the future of dining in senior living communities, one might only need to step inside a Chipotle.

 
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Seattle assisted living center that celebrates Chinese culture opens

Aegis Gardens, set on lakefront property in the Seattle/Eastside area, features award-winning architecture, community cultural center and preschool open to all residents and the surrounding community to enjoy.

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