Ageism in America: What We Get Wrong About Older Adults

Ageism in America: What We Get Wrong About Older Adults The American population is getting older. 2020 Census data indicates that between 2010 and 2020, the number of people over the age of 55 grew by almost a third, most … Read More

5 Things to Consider when Delivering Content to Senior Living Residents’ Rooms

5 Things to Consider when Delivering Content to Senior Living Residents’ Rooms Senior living residents have spent a lot of time in their rooms this past year. In the height of COVID-19 lockdowns, when many couldn’t – or preferred not … 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 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

5 Creative Ways to Use Tech to Fight Social Isolation in Senior Living

5 Creative Ways to Use Tech to Fight Social Isolation in Senior Living The news that the COVID-19 vaccine is on its way to older adults warrants a major sigh of relief. But the pandemic hasn’t been the only threat … Read More

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

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

Alexa, Should I Age in Place?

Alexa, Should I Age in Place? Updated 12.18.20 from a post originally published 2.10.20. 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 … Read More

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