What the Next Generation Wants from Senior Living

What the Next Generation Wants from Senior Living The pandemic may have taken a tremendous toll on the senior living industry, but it hasn’t turned older adults and their families against the idea of senior living.  One survey found that … Read More

How Does Your Senior Living Community Stack Up Against Industry Benchmarks?

How Does Your Senior Living Community Stack Up Against Industry Benchmarks? Occupancy rates in senior living communities hit record lows at the end of 2020, and experts predict it could take at least a year to recover pre-pandemic census levels. … Read More

Applying for Senior Living Tech Grants: A Step-by-Step Guide

Applying for Senior Living Tech Grants: A Step-by-Step Guide Technology has countless benefits in senior living. And it’s becoming par for the course: senior living operators’ tech spend has skyrocketed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, indicating the industry’s decisive … Read More

How Cedarhurst’s Marketing Team Uses Caremerge to Improve Census and Drive Family Satisfaction

How Cedarhurst’s Marketing Team Uses Caremerge to Improve Census and Drive Family Satisfaction In senior living, communication is the cornerstone of care. But getting through to every single person in senior living communities – from staff to residents to family … Read More

How Kingswood Senior Living Unified Its Communication Strategy with Caremerge

How Kingswood Senior Living Unified Its Communication Strategy with Caremerge Every senior living community has a unique story to tell about 2020. But through the ups and downs, communities have emerged more resilient, more connected, and more equipped to handle … Read More

10 Questions Senior Living Residents and Families Will Have About the Vaccine and How to Answer Them

10 Questions Senior Living Residents and Families Will Have About the Vaccine and How to Answer Them As the coronavirus vaccine makes its way to senior living communities across the country, there are going to be lots of questions. Is … Read More

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