Alzheimer's Care

Latest great Alzheimer's hope comes with caution

Latest great Alzheimer's hope comes with caution


At first blush, news that a new breakthrough Alzheimer's study had found an 87% success rate was, well, irritating. Why not closer to 100% or at least 90%? Although many media types splashed news of the hopeful British study, others collectively grumbled. "Get back to us when you have something truly solid to report," they seemed to say.

Berkadia originates $16 million in funding for two properties

Berkadia Commercial Mortgage recently originated a total of $16.4 million for seniors housing properties in Ohio and Nebraska.

George Mason honors long-term care operators for the first time

Greenspring Village, an Erickson Living continuing care retirement community located in Springfield, Virginia, has received George Mason University's first Senior Housing/Long Term Care Improvement Award for its dementia care program.

Emeritus enters into joint venture to buy 134 senior living facilities for more than $1 billion

Senior living and Alzheimer's care provider Emeritus Corp. disclosed Tuesday it has entered into a joint venture agreement to acquire 134 senior living communities. The deal is valued at $1.15 billion.