Need a Second Opinion on a Senior Community?

There’s no doubt about it: choosing a senior care provider -- assisted living, independent living, Alzheimer’s care, home health, skilled nursing -- is a big decision. You want your family member to have the best care in the ...

 
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What Home Care Is — and Is Not

Staying at home is what the overwhelming majority of seniors would prefer to do, even if they needed extra help or special care to make that possible.

Home care seems to be the obvious answer, but families and individuals considering ...

 
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Atria Senior Living Rewards Program Recognizes Dedicated Employees

"Thanks for the work that you do." "We appreciate your service!" "You're doing a great job." Sometimes, just a little bit of positive feedback or a simple word of gratitude can go the distance. (A fun party helps too.)

That’...

 
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Hard Issues in Assisted Living: Autonomy, Liability and Alcohol

Besides drinking at Happy Hour events and other in-house celebrations sponsored by the community, a large majority of assisted living residents consume alcohol on a regular basis, even to the point of affecting their health. Paula Span wrote about this ...

 
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There’s No Place Like Home: Q & A on Home Care Services

Yes, there are assisted living, retirement living, independent living, Alzheimer’s care and continuing care retirement communities offering a range of supportive services and attractive amenities in just about every city/town across America. But some seniors would rather stay home.

Home care makes this desire to stay “where the heart is” a feasible option. Learn more about home care via this basic Q & A:

Q: What kind of ...

 
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Horizon Bay Retirement Living Partners with JobApp Network

Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, Horizon Bay Retirement Living owns and operates 94 retirement living communities across the country.

A recent press release shares good news from this esteemed senior living provider. The company recently won an award from ALFA (Assisted Living Federation of America) for its successful implementation of the JobApp Network, an automated hiring management system. ALFA’s Best of the Best 2011 awards are given to those distinctive communities & ...

 
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