What to Expect in Senior Living This Fall

What to Expect in Senior Living This Fall The warm weather has lent itself to socially distanced in-person connection outdoors during the pandemic. This past summer, senior living operators brought their communities outside to sustain vital programming, with everything from … Read More

4 Ways to Leverage Technology in Your Senior Living Community’s Reopening Plan

4 Ways to Leverage Technology in Your Senior Living Community’s Reopening Plan Senior living communities around the country are navigating the path toward safe reopening amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Operators are building strategic plans to protect their communities from … Read More

Integrated Crisis Communication Done Right with Caremerge at Friendship Senior Options

Integrated Crisis Communication Done Right with Caremerge at Friendship Senior Options When Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced a stay-at-home order due to the COVID-19 pandemic in March, Friendship Senior Options (FSO) adapted quickly to protect its Chicagoland Continuing Care Retirement … Read More

How a Florida Independent Living Community Uses Caremerge to Connect Residents During COVID-19

How a Florida Independent Living Community Uses Caremerge to Connect Residents During COVID-19 Two months into this pandemic, senior living communities have adapted to ensure their residents’ safety and wellbeing. Many have found success leveraging existing systems in new ways, … Read More

Why We Need Better Communication Platforms in Senior Living

Why We Need Better Communication Platforms in Senior Living Digital communication platforms are no longer optional for senior living providers.  The COVID-19 outbreak has demonstrated that when a crisis emerges, these systems become vital: they provide timely and accurate updates … Read More

Battling Social Isolation with Resident Engagement Technology

Battling Social Isolation with Resident Engagement Technology Communities everywhere are shutting their doors and practicing social distancing to reduce the spread of COVID-19. As if the physical health issues of this disease aren’t tough enough to combat, providers are also … Read More

A Family Member’s Perspective: How Caremerge Enables Real-Time Family Updates in a Crisis

A Family Member’s Perspective: How Caremerge Enables Real-Time Family Updates in a Crisis The Transition to Assisted Living In 2018, Steve G.’s 89-year-old father was living alone in his apartment in Staten Island, New York, when he fell and wasn’t … Read More

Communication Strategies for Senior Living Leaders During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Communication Strategies for Senior Living Leaders During the Coronavirus Outbreak Health officials warn that the novel coronavirus poses the biggest threat to older adults and those with underlying health conditions.  While senior living residents, staff, and executives are working diligently … Read More

Alexa, Should I Age in Place?

Alexa, Should I Age in Place? It’s becoming a lot easier for older adults to age in place.  Thanks to home care services and technology advancements, many seniors whose options were once limited by health and safety concerns now have … Read More

How Resident Engagement Tech Promotes Social and Physical Wellness in Senior Living

How Resident Engagement Tech Promotes Social and Physical Wellness in Senior Living Social well-being is an integral part of senior living residents’ health and vitality.  But too often, social programming can be a logistical nightmare. It’s a lot of work … Read More