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Minding my business

April 24, 2017  |  Kathleen Mears

Resident blogger Kathleen Mears knows aides must share information to provide the best possible care. She wonders if sometimes they ask for, or share, too much private information in a public setting. 

Mass. proposes increased LTC funding

April 14, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

State legislators are rallying behind bills to increase wages for nursing home workers and Medicaid reimbursement levels for nursing homes and rehabilitation facilities. 

2017 Leaders of Tomorrow: Complete coverage

April 11, 2017  |  The I Advance Senior Care Editors

Did you miss some of our week-long 2017 Leaders of Tomorrow coverage? Here's the complete coverage all in one...

Pilot program care model reduces hospitalizations

April 11, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Indiana skilled nursing facilities participating in the OPTIMISTIC project have significantly reduced all-cause and avoidable hospitalizations.

2017 Leader of Tomorrow: Peter Gray, MHA

April 5, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Doing the right thing doesn't have to cost a lot. In fact, it can reduce costs and improve the quality of care, Leader of Tomorrow Peter Gray has found. In the process, he's transformed Benefis health System's Senior Care from a one- to five-star facility...

Loud, proud and aging

April 4, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

New research shows how lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender seniors are stronger but also more vulnerable to health risks as they age, highlighting the importance of community and understanding.

2017 Leader of Tomorrow: Jason Postl, CEO

April 2, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Jason Postl, CEO of North Mountain Medical & Rehabilitation Center, Phoenix, shows what specialty services can do for long-term care when administrators are willing to take on the responsibility for a different level of training and staffing.

One-on-one with...Andrew Sandler, PhD

March 27, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Memory care facility Abe's Garden is reinvisioning what it means to deliver memory care. I Advance Senior Care's Senior Editor Nicole Stempak spoke with CEO Andrew Sandler to hear his vantage point.

Reducing Medicare costs through integrated health/housing model

March 23, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Investing in a combined model of long-term care, primary care and support services right on the senior living campus has sliced Juniper Communities’ Medicare costs. Could your community do the same?

If you give someone a cookie

March 22, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

Senior Editor Nicole Stempak reflects on how a cookie donation program is a sweet treat for an assisted living facility and the lucky community recipients. 

Bill Thomas joins Holiday Retirement

March 21, 2017  |  Yahoo! Finance

The Eden Alternative founder will serve as chief wellness officer

The bright side of the staffing crisis

March 8, 2017  |  Denise Boudreau-Scott

The workforce shortage may be just the impetus the long-term care industry needs to invest on staff recruitment, development and training. 


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