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How to Catch Resident-to-Resident Aggression Before It’s Too Late

Resident abuse has already spelled disaster for hundreds of nursing homes and assisted living communities. Who will be next? I recently read an article in the Minnesota Star Tribune that was a real eye-opener. It was part of a 3-part series on elder abuse in assisted living communities. The article was called “When Roommates Are the…

Volunteers Help Fight Senior Loneliness

The COVID-19 pandemic poses so many challenges to seniors such as isolation, loneliness and loss of independence.  It is certainly not easy for anyone, but it has been wonderful to hear how the staff, residents and families are coming up with ingenious solutions to lockdown in long term care and senior living communities all over…

Do Wearables for Memory Care Residents Actually Work?

Are your residents wearing their wearables? That’s not a trick question. From what I’ve been hearing these days, the answer could just as easily be “no” as “yes”.  But why? There are more systems available now than ever to (purportedly) track behaviors, health, safety, and security.  This is cool stuff, right?  It would seem like…

What’s New in Systems
for Senior Living…

Technology is constantly changing and so are the features available for senior living communities. This blog will keep you up to date on new trends, what’s available now and what to look forward to in the future.

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