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26 june 2019

11:21
Watercrest Senior Living Group is thrilled to announce the promotion of celebrated executive director, Kristen Dalrick to the role of regional director of operations. As Watercrest prepares to open a dozen new communities in the next few years,...

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The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, on behalf of the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will make an announcement about how the Government of Canada is ensuring that all Canadians have...

10:29
Canada's population is living longer than ever before, with our older adult population now outnumbering those under 15 years of age. Women making up the majority of Canadians over the age of 65. The Government of Canada is committed to addressing the...

10:00
Discovery Village At Naples has announced that the first pre-leasing opportunities for its state-of-the-art Active Independent Living community are now available. Early lessees will be named "Charter Members," and will take advantage of specially...

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The facts are undisputed. The number of people needing healthcare is skyrocketing as the population of Americans aged 65 and older grows by over 10,000 per day - expected to exceed 71 million by 2030 according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control....

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AngelaCARES, Inc. is proud to announce our 6th Annual: A Gala Celebration of Community Excellence: The Purple O.S.C.A.R. (Opportunity Servicing Community Achieving Recognition) Awards! During our 6th gala we will highlight and honor youth and...

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The West Health Policy Center has appointed Sean Dickson, JD, MPH as a director of health policy. Dickson, formerly of The Pew Charitable Trusts, will lead West Health's efforts supporting policies and programs to lower skyrocketing drug prices....

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On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, Member of Parliament, Matt DeCourcey will announce, in collaboration with the Province of New Brunswick, a new project under the New Brunswick Healthy Seniors Pilot Project. The...


25 june 2019

16:10
Today, the Alliance for Aging Research (the "Alliance") announced the results of a Medicare claims study which found that families and state Medicaid programs, not Medicare, are burdened with the majority of costs associated with Alzheimer's disease...

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On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, Member of Parliament, Matt DeCourcey will announce, in collaboration with the Province of New Brunswick, a new project under the New Brunswick Healthy Seniors Pilot Project. The...

14:45
Travel savings from the leader in small group tours for American travelers 50+ Travelers seeking last minute deals for fall can save as much as $3,500 per person with Last Minute Travel Deals from Overseas Adventure Travel (O.A.T.), the leader in...

13:15
Discovery Senior Living today announced that San Antonio's senior living landscape has just evolved, with the former Watercrest and Isle at Dominion communities now operating as one comprehensive senior lifestyle community: Discovery Village At...

12:36
A 96-year-old decorated World War II veteran is suing an Evanston independent living facility for negligence, saying it caused the pneumonia, MRSA and a broken pelvis that kept him from being honored in France's 75th D-Day Anniversary recognition...

12:15
Ending gender-based violence is crucial if we are serious about giving everyone the same opportunities to join and grow Canada's middle class. We all benefit when women, girls and people of all genders are safe and free to live their lives to the...

09:12
Washington Trust's Commercial Banking Group recently provided $30 million to Benchmark Senior Living for the refinancing of its New Pond Village continuing care community in Walpole, Massachusetts. The community, which sits on 19.4 acres just 19...

08:35
Forbes Magazine has named BrightStar Care the best low-investment franchise in America, in a report released last week. The brand ranked No. 1 in the category of companies with an entry cost of up to $150,000. In an effort to give investors who are...

08:00
Home care leader Honor announces the launch of SAGE/2019?Building Better Ways to Age, a new conference designed to address today's biggest challenges and innovations in aging well. The day-long conference will be held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019...

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Millennium Trust Company, LLC ("Millennium Trust"), a leading provider of retirement and institutional services, has been recognized by Crain's Chicago Business as a member of the 2019 Crain's Fast 50 list as one of Chicago's fastest-growing...

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Licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Brian P. Murphy has been at the forefront of legal efforts to hold New Jersey and Pennsylvania nursing homes accountable for negligent care for over 15 years. Mr. Murphy has been in private practice since...


24 june 2019

11:31
The Honourable Eileen E. Gillese, Commissioner of the Public Inquiry into the Safety and Security of Residents in the Long-Term Care Homes System has announced that she will release her final Report, complete with Recommendations, at noon on...

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Fidelity Investments Canada ULC, one of Canada's top investment management firms, today released Retirement 20/20, an annual survey that examines opportunities and challenges facing Canadians already in and approaching retirement. This year's report...

08:00
AdhereHealthtm, a leading healthcare technology company focused on medication adherence, has announced a partnership with Papa, an award-winning companionship platform company serving the elderly, blind and disabled.  A growing issue for millions of...


21 june 2019

17:00
Frieda "Freddie" Brock considers herself part of the new generation of seniors. A vibrant personality with an appetite for adventure, Freddie has spent her retirement traveling and pursuing her passion for writing. Most recently, Freddie added...

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AARP has been named one of The Washington Post's 2019 Top Workplaces in the Washington, D.C. area. AARP is a 2019 award winner in the top 30 large employers category, rising to #11 from #14 last year. Selection is based solely on employee feedback...

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Ohio Living, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit, multi-site aging services organizations, is Great Place to Work ? Certifiedtm for the second consecutive year. This certification was awarded based primarily on the feedback of employees about...

12:29
Watercrest Senior Living Group proudly announces the promotion of Sheena Jeffries to the executive leadership team in a newly created role as engagement specialist. Sheena joined Watercrest Senior Living Group in 2016 as a community memory care...

11:46
Retail Council of Canada today called on the B.C. Government to restore an exemption from the B.C. Provincial Sales Tax for the "adult incontinence products." Although Government communications in 2013 clearly state that...

11:20
The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published a notice that outlines suggested practices that registered firms can consider when engaging with older or vulnerable clients. Clients may be or become vulnerable due to changing needs and...

09:00
In honor of National Hydration Day on June 23rd and the official start of summer, Interim HealthCare Inc. uncovers why seniors become dehydrated faster than other age groups and offers up four ways to help combat this challenge. As seniors...

08:35
Texas-based assisted living facility, Avendelle Assisted Living, first opened its doors in 2013. Since then, the company, co-founded by Esther and Douglas Cromwell, has garnered recognition from the community and won the hearts of both its residents...


20 june 2019

16:30
Encanto Palms Assisted Living, a member of the Windsor family of assisted living and skilled nursing care centers, announced today that two of their employees were selected by the Arizona Healthcare Association (AHCA) as winners of its 2019 awards....

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Retirees and others are educated against money mistakes and expensive missteps in new book by Jeff Busbee, CFP®. Building wealth over a lifetime is one thing. Successfully planning, preserving, and passing on that wealth is another. Business owners,...

11:06
At Watercrest Senior Living communities across the state, residents and associates embarked upon a month-long 'Think Green' movement, part of a themed series of Watercrest's Common Unity initiatives. At Watercrest, Common Unity initiatives inspire a...

09:47
Yesterday, Moceri Companies marked the opening of Blossom Ridge, a 44-acre inspired senior living campus at the prominent intersection of Adams and Dutton roads in Oakland Township, MI. The ceremonial ribbon-cutting included three generations of the...

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AARP Services Inc., the for-profit subsidiary of AARP, today announced two new discounts available to AARP members offered by Radisson Hotel Group and SimpliSafe, expanding the portfolio of AARP member benefits. Radisson Hotel Group is one of the...

09:00
Today eMDs, a leading provider of innovative electronic health record (EHR), practice management (PM) and revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions for medical practices, announced that Bluestone Physician Services selected it as their new EHR/PM...

08:00
With enrollment in Medicare Advantage plans nearly doubling over the past decade?now reaching roughly 20.4 million Americans?health plans have been able to maintain consistently high levels of overall customer satisfaction. According to the J.D....

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Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce that AARP members are now entitled to a 10 percent discount on the best available rate at more than 1,100 participating hotels worldwide. The offer became available to all AARP members with a valid AARP...

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Meridian Senior Living, LLC is proud to share that their recent educational workshop with world-renowned dementia expert Naomi Feil, Founder of the Validation Training Institute, held Thursday at The University of Akron's Quaker Station, was...

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Canadian seniors are leaders when it comes to giving both time and money to the causes that matter most to them according to The Revera Report on Aging: Living a Life of Purpose, the 8th report on aging and ageism released today by Revera, one of...


19 june 2019

18:45
Jeanne Carlson Smith, RLP, CFP®, RN, founder of Marca Life Planning, offers a cautionary tale about the "four fearsome fates of aging" and tips on how to avoid difficulties as people age, in this video "Preparing Well for a Longer Life," recorded...

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Wickenburg Ranch, featuring a Trilogy® Resort Community, is one of seven master-planned communities in Arizona to be recognized this year in Where to Retire magazine. The magazine revealed "The Short List: 50 Best Master-Planned Communities in the...

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GATINEAU, QC, June 19, 2019 Seniors make significant and valuable contributions to their families, communities and workplaces. That is why the Government of Canada remains committed to providing Canadian seniors with greater security and a better...

09:00
President Randy Richardson of Vi, a leading national developer, owner and operator of high-end continuing care retirement communities, has been awarded a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award honoring the Top CEOs in 2019. Glassdoor, one of the world's...

09:00
While many Americans know June as the official start to summer, it also marks the beginning of National Safety Month ? a time dedicated to reducing the leading causes of injury at work, on the road and in homes. Though millions of older adults would...

09:00
Today, from America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute and Expo, in Nashville, Tennessee, national telehealth leader American Well® released findings from its Telehealth Index: 2019 Senior Consumer Survey, a dataset from the company's broader...

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K4Connect, a purpose-driven technology company that creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and those living with a disability, today announced a strategic partnership with the Ziegler Link?Age Fund II, LP (the "Fund"). Through this...

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Today, the National Council on Aging (NCOA), a trusted national leader working to ensure that every person can age well, announced it has reached its goal of improving the lives of 10 million individuals by 2020?one year early. It also has set a new...


18 june 2019

17:00
Centric Health Corporation ("Centric Health" or "the Company") , one of Canada's leading healthcare services companies, today announced that the nominees listed in the Management Information Circular for the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders...

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Discovery Senior Living hosted its annual Pillars of Excellence Awards, which honors outstanding performance across several broad industry categories. Winners were selected among more than 4,800 team members, representing 61 communities in 14 states....