Ask Alexa: How Can Voice Assistant Technology Enhance Independent Living?

Ask Alexa: How Can Voice Assistant Technology Enhance Independent Living? Updated 11.23.20 from a post originally published 12.9.19. Voice assistant technology is transforming the lives of users of all ages. But in senior living especially, access to an easy-to-use smart … Read More

Using Surveys to Win Referrals for Your Assisted Living or Memory Care Community

In the world of assisted living, referrals are an invaluable part of keeping your community growing and thriving. In this post, we’re going to focus on how to use surveys to get information from residents’ families that can translate into … Read More

Caremerge Named to The 2018 Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

For the 1st time, Caremerge Appears on the Inc. 5000 list, Ranking No. 1489 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 315% CHICAGO, August 16, 2018 – Inc. magazine today ranked Caremerge, provider of EHR and Engagement solutions to Senior Living providers, NO. 1489 … Read More

Getting Family Involvement Right in the Transition to Assisted Living

Encouraging and supporting family involvement during the transition to assisted living can have a major impact on the quality of family-staff relationships for the duration of a resident’s stay. Here’s a look at some of the challenges that plague family-staff … Read More

5 Tips for Managing Expectations on Family Engagement

We’ve written before about how engaging your residents’ families can lead to positive health and financial outcomes for your community. But family engagement means different things to different people. Boasting to potential residents that your staff has excellent family engagement … Read More

Why Happier Staff Means Higher Revenue in Assisted Living & Memory Care

Employee satisfaction is often touted as an essential part of retaining your staff – something that no doubt resonates for nursing directors in assisted living and memory care communities. Turnover rates in long-term care are notoriously high and therefore a problematic … Read More

Why the Best EHRs for Assisted Living Are Cloud-Based

f your assisted living community is currently considering an electronic health record system, we strongly recommend you choose one that’s cloud-based. The good news is that these days, it’s much more common to find a cloud-based system than it was … Read More

EHR Training that Works: Tips from Community Leaders Who’ve Been There

After choosing the right EHR system for your assisted living or memory care community, carrying out adequate training may be the most important factor in determining how quickly you see a return on your investment. Of course, that’s easier said … Read More

11 Tips for a Headache-Free EHR Implementation in Assisted Living or Memory Care Communities

There are plenty of reasons to implement an EHR system in an assisted living or memory care community. Better visibility into care lets you improve the quality of your care and offers a 360-degree view of each patient and their … Read More

Best Practices for Training Your Staff to Use an EHR

Once you’ve made the decision to adopt an EHR system at your assisted living or memory care community, it’s time to think about your training plan. In fact, you may think of your EHR training as something that starts at … Read More