How COVID-19 Has Shaped the CNA Shortage & Why Better Tech Can Make a Difference

How COVID-19 Has Shaped the CNA Shortage & Why Better Tech Can Make a Difference The COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t only devastated senior living residents. It’s also taken a serious toll on the people who care for them. Certified nursing assistants … Read More

12 Virtual Senior Living Activity Ideas for Fall 2020

12 Virtual Senior Living Activity Ideas for Fall 2020 In every senior living community, rich and diverse activity offerings are a vital component of residents’ health, sense of fulfillment and connectedness, and overall well-being.  Now that it’s fall, communities in … Read More

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

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

How to Nurture Resident Wellness Through Senior Living Tech

How to Nurture Resident Wellness Through Senior Living Tech Updated 1.8.21 from a post originally published 2.10.20. The word “wellness” gets thrown around a lot these days. With new apps, products, and trends continuously promoting new ways to be healthy, … Read More

Why Memory Care Needs Smarter Tech Solutions

Why Memory Care Needs Smarter Tech Solutions According to the Alzheimer’s Association, there were an estimated 5.5 million adults over the age of 65 living with dementia as of 2018. That number is projected to grow to nearly 14 million … Read More

3 Ways Technology is Transforming Florida Senior Living Communities

3 Ways Technology is Transforming Florida Senior Living Communities Florida welcomes more retirees every year than any other state in the US. And of the 20 million people who call Florida home, adults over the age of 65 account for … 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

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