Current Headlines

  1. Capital Caring Selects Netsmart EHR To Enhance And Integrate Hospice Person-Centered Care
    6/18/2019

    Healthcare IT partner Netsmart announced its recent partnership with hospice and palliative care provider, Capital Caring. The Virginia-based healthcare organization selected Netsmart services and solutions to enrich person-centered care in hospice and palliative care by enhancing the clinician experience through improved workflows and access to the complete historical patient health record. As staffing shortages and retention continue to present challenges for hiring and retaining top clinical talent, user experience and satisfaction are key focuses

  2. NHI Provides $10.8 Million Construction Loan For Wisconsin Assisted Living/Memory Care Facility
    6/17/2019

    National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE: NHI) announced today it will fund a $10.8 million construction loan for a 66-bed assisted living and memory care community located in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Construction on the facility is expected to begin immediately after closing and to be completed within 12 months. The five-year loan will have an annual interest rate of 8.5% and two one-year renewals. Funding of this construction will be provided from periodic draws on NHI’s

  3. LifePod And iHome Announce Strategic Collaboration To Launch Groundbreaking Proactive-Voice Virtual Caregiver Service
    6/14/2019

    During CE Week in New York, LifePod Solutions Inc. announced a strategic collaboration with SDI Technologies Inc., and their iHome division, to bring to market a first-of-its-kind proactive-voice service designed to improve the quality of life for family and professional caregivers as they monitor and support their aging relatives or healthcare clients coping with social isolation, various medical conditions or special needs in their homes

  4. Safe365 Launches First-Ever Free Mobile Care App For Seniors
    6/13/2019

    Despite our hyper-connected world, elders are often by themselves and vulnerable in many situations, leaving family members worried about their safety. But now a free app is providing newfound protection and peace of mind for all people involved

  5. Benedictine Health System Partners With MyndVR To Bring Virtual Reality Therapy To Assisted Living
    6/12/2019

    Benedictine Health System, a nationally recognized, Catholic, non-profit senior living system announced today a partnership with MyndVR, the nation’s leading provider of virtual reality solutions for senior care communities

  6. Brightview Senior Living Certified As A Great Place To Work®
    6/12/2019

    Great Place to Work Institute has honored Brightview Senior Living with certification as a Great Place to Work. The certification process considered more than 1,000 employee surveys from across Brightview Senior Living locations

  7. Because Too Many Seniors Die From Falling: Onhand Assistance By Cerna Home Care
    6/11/2019

    Cerna Home Care, a provider of senior care services has released "Onhand Assistance." Onhand Assistance is a smartwatch for seniors, enabling them to age in place safely and affordably

  8. Lemborexant Respiratory Safety Data Presented At SLEEP 2019
    6/11/2019

    Eisai Inc. today announced data on the respiratory safety of investigational lemborexant with multiple and single dosing in healthy adult and elderly individuals, as well as in those with mild obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)

  9. Allegro Senior Living Now Open In Miami, Florida
    6/10/2019

    Miami, with its rapidly growing senior population, has a new luxury option for active, independent seniors. Allegro is now open and accepting residents

  10. The Ensign Group Acquires Texas Post-Acute Care Campus
    6/5/2019

    The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENSG), the parent company of the Ensign™ group of skilled nursing, rehabilitative care services, home health care, hospice care and assisted living companies, announced today that it acquired the real estate and operations of Golden Palms Rehabilitation and Retirement, including a 60-bed skilled nursing operation and a senior living center with 38 assisted living beds and 92 independent living units