How to Celebrate Thanksgiving Safely in Your Senior Living Community in 2020

How to Celebrate Thanksgiving Safely in Your Senior Living Community in 2020 Thanksgiving is going to look a little different this year. To keep COVID-19 transmission at bay, families will likely opt for smaller gatherings (and smaller turkeys) instead of … 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

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

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