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Sabra, Care Capital merge in $7B REIT

May 11, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

The combined REIT portfolio could contain more than 550 investments across the United States and Canada.

A new market for seniors

April 5, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Episcopal Senior Communities is growing its produce markets, which offer fresh and affordable produce for California seniors. 

NIC reports lowest SNF occupancy rates ever

March 16, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The quarterly Skilled Nursing Data Report from the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care saw increases in Medicaid patients and decline in Medicare revenue.

HoverTech expands distribution in LTC market

March 14, 2017  |  newswire

Patient lift manufacturer HoverTech is partnering to distribute its lifts in the LTC market.

Clorox to help LTC facilities pass the sniff test

March 8, 2017  |  newswire

Clorox Professional Products Company has launched a spray to identify and capture odors, so potential residents and loved ones can first see long-term care facilities, not what they smell like.

Senior living community kitchen closed following health inspection

February 28, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Florida state food safety inspectors shut down a Brookdale facility’s kitchen after finding roaches, flies and improper food storage techniques. 

Memories of home: Resident corridor

February 13, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

Ensign Group bets on assisted living

December 29, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

The national senior care operator has decided to buy the real estate for 15 properties it operates in Wisconsin.

LZ 150 report finds continued nonprofit senior living growth

November 23, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
The 2016 LZ 150, produced by LeadingAge and Ziegler, finds the nation's 150 largest nonprofit senior living providers are building out their existing campus and through service offerings to non-residents and with joint ventures. More than three-fourths also...

A multi-part deal with Brookdale, HCP and Blackstone

November 3, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Once the agreement is complete, Brookdale will be an equity partner and manage HCP’s 64-community portfolio, which Blackstone separately agreed to purchase.

Cause for alarm

October 17, 2016  | 

Resident blogger Kathleen Mears wonders about changing policy so the fire alarm isn’t a signal for residents and visitors to panic.


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