National Survey Reveals What Seniors Want

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What do seniors want? And what does our country need to meet their demands? The National Council on Aging (NCOA) partnered with UnitedHealthcare and USA Today to examine ...

 
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The Insider’s Guide to Assisted Living Regulations

Every March, the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) updates a document called the Assisted Living State Regulatory Review. If there have been any changes to a state’s assisted living regulations, they are recorded in this document. The 2013 edition ...

 
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Senior Housing Heats Up in the South

Senior housing development is heating up once again, and the hottest locations are down south. According to this article from Senior Housing News, developers, operators and entrepreneurs have shown “strong interest” in the following five markets so far in 2013: Texas, ...

 
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Assisted Living Regulations Changing Again

While the changes may not be noticeable to assisted living consumers, nine states made significant major regulatory and policy changes in 2012, says this Senior Housing News article. The changes, most of which went into effect in January 2013, include the following: ...

 
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Hot Topics in Senior Healthcare for 2013

This new article from MedCity News highlights the seven “mega-trends” that will change healthcare as we know it in 2013. Here, we’ll take a closer look at a few that will have an impact on the senior population -- whether ...

 
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Celebrate the Seniors You Love in 2013

On the first day of January, people everywhere are kicking their resolutions into high gear. Most of them don’t sound like much fun though -- like cutting out chocolate, scaling back on spending, or getting up at the crack ...

 
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Looking Ahead: The Public Image of Senior Housing in 2013

Senior housing has definitely received more attention in recent years, both from the media and the government. Unfortunately, the time in the spotlight has not always been positive, from stories about abuse and neglect in nursing homes and assisted living ...

 
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