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Senior living represents opportunities, REITs, CVS say during earnings calls – McKnight’s Senior Living


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Senior living represents opportunities, REITs, CVS say during earnings calls
McKnight’s Senior Living
Leaders at Senior Housing Properties Trust, Sabra Health Care REIT and CVS Health Corp. spoke of challenges related to skilled nursing and opportunities in senior living Tuesday during their third-quarter earnings calls. Senior Housing Properties Trust

Immigration reform on advocacy agenda for 2019 – McKnight’s Senior Living


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Immigration reform on advocacy agenda for 2019
McKnight’s Senior Living
The Excellence in the Workplace Award was given to Three Pillars Senior Living Communities based in Dousman, WI; the Dr. Herbert Stone Outstanding Mentor Award was presented to Julie Thorson, president and CEO of Friendship Haven, Fort Dodge, IA, …

Why so many are jumping back into the workforce after retirement – Deseret News


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Why so many are jumping back into the workforce after retirement
Deseret News
SALT LAKE CITY — For decades, Denis Thurgood built homes, usually for senior citizens, until he decided to retire at age 65. It didn't take the Layton man, now 67, very long to wonder if he'd made the right choice. Six months in, with a few if-only-I

Argentum list of largest providers has additions but no changes at top – McKnight’s Senior Living


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Argentum list of largest providers has additions but no changes at top
McKnight’s Senior Living
The top five spots on Argentum's list of largest senior living operators in 2018 remain unchanged from 2017. Brentwood, TN-based Brookdale Senior Living continues to hold the No. 1 spot with a total of 90,526 units, almost three times as many as the No.

How to Manage Paying for Retirement Housing – Wall Street Journal


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How to Manage Paying for Retirement Housing
Wall Street Journal
Seniors who want to want to move out of their existing homes to communities with more services have several options—but they can be pricey. The average monthly rent for independent living—for relatively healthy seniors who want some support such as …

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Take this key step to strengthen your retirement savings in 2019 – CNBC


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Take this key step to strengthen your retirement savings in 2019
CNBC
If you blow off your statements, you run the risk of missing suspicious account activity, said Marina Edwards, a senior retirement consultant at Willis Towers Watson. Six of her clients have had this experience. Hackers have been scraping up personal

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How Front Porch Created a Culture of Innovation in a Senior Living Business – Senior Housing News


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How Front Porch Created a Culture of Innovation in a Senior Living Business
Senior Housing News
Technology and innovation are double-edged swords in the senior living industry. Adopt something new too quickly, and you could be left holding the pieces if it fails. On the other hand, those who are too slow to embrace new ways of doing things could

Covenant Retirement Communities Rebrands as Covenant Living – Senior Housing News

Covenant Retirement Communities Rebrands as Covenant Living
Senior Housing News
One of the largest senior housing non-profits in the U.S. will soon have a new name and logo. Covenant Retirement Communities is set to change its name to “Covenant Living Communities and Services” in 2019, according to an announcement sent Tuesday.

Teamwork helps senior living operators face Hurricane Florence – McKnight’s Senior Living


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Teamwork helps senior living operators face Hurricane Florence
McKnight’s Senior Living
Senior living operators were preparing for the worst on Tuesday as the National Hurricane Center said that Hurricane Florence, currently a Category 4 hurricane, was expected to approach the coast of North Carolina or South Carolina on Thursday and Friday.

Midwest Senior Living to cease management of Thiensville retirement community – BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)


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Midwest Senior Living to cease management of Thiensville retirement community
BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)
Madison-based Midwest Senior Living, LLC, which operates independent and assisted living communities in Wisconsin and Illinois, said in a letter to state officials that a new management company will take over operations of the facility at 205 Green Bay …