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How people can better select an assisted living facility

January 17, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care

If you are considering assisted living for you or a loved one, the decision can be overwhelming.

Hasbro, Brown University to add artificial intelligence to robotic cat

January 3, 2018  |  Brown University newsroom

Brown University researchers are teaming up with Hasbro to add artificial intelligence technology to Hasbro's popular robotic cat.

The sound of participation

December 18, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

A Boston startup is helping residents stay involved by bringing conversations up close and personal to combat hearing loss.

Wellness coaches help seniors not only survive, but thrive

December 13, 2017  |  Melissa Bailey, KHN

A Massachusetts retirement community uses coaches to help seniors maintain physical, emotional and spiritual health.

Three employees fired for videotaping residents

November 10, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

An assisted living facility is investigating after employees shared videos on social media that made fun of residents.

ASA, senior care sites join Gillette's pilot of 'assisted shaving' razor

October 20, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Care sites in the United States and the United Kingdom will test the razor, billed as the world’s first razor designed for shaving someone else.

AHCA: A bright year ahead

October 17, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Mark Parkinson, CEO of the American Health Care Association, shared his optimistic view for the senior living industry in his opening remarks of the 68th annual AHCA/NCAL Conference and Expo.

Going places

October 10, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Ride-hailing companies are expanding their on-demand services to the long-term care market.

NV nurse charged with refusing to help resident after a fall

October 10, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Co-workers at the assisted living community said they were ordered to let a memory care resident fall out of her wheelchair so the fall could be used as an excuse to remove the resident from the unit, according to police.

Why clinical sensors make sense

October 3, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Smart sensors can detect early illness and keep seniors safely independent for longer, according to new research in JAMDA.

A new reality

October 2, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Virtual reality technology gives seniors life beyond four walls.

One-on-One with... Erin Jones

September 21, 2017  |  Beth Thomas Hertz

Emerson House Executive Director Erin Jones, recently named 2017 Administrator of the Year by the National Center for Assisted Living, spoke with I Advance Senior Care about culture change within assisted living and her...


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