Asbury Communities

Asbury Communities announces new affiliation

Asbury Communities has added an eighth facility to its system through the affiliation of Tennessee-based Asbury Place.

Asbury appoints Leidig

Asbury appoints Leidig

Doug Leidig will be the new president and CEO of Asbury Communities Inc. He will begin June 1.

6 tips for strengthening emergency plans

6 tips for strengthening emergency plans

With another massive New York snowstorm on its way, and as we prepare for unstable weather across the country, long-term care facilities and senior living communities need to ask themselves: What can we do to keep residents who live at our communities safe?

Making strides in resident-centered care

Making strides in resident-centered care

Bethany Village's Silver Recognition is a significant milestone in the organization's culture change journey. More importantly, it reassures residents and families that effective policies, practices, tools, and systems are in place to meet a broad range of resident, family, and professional health care giver needs and preferences.

Identifying, selecting and installing EHR systems

Identifying, selecting and installing EHR systems

The successful deployment of an EHR is too hard and too important to be "part" of someone's job. An organization must make the commitment to having full-time staff leading the implementation supported by consultants in the short term.

Hearthstone awarded top Transitions prize in McKnight's Technology Awards

Hearthstone awarded top Transitions prize in McKnight's Technology Awards

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By adopting a wireless daily living documentation tool, Hearthstone Health Center lowered its hospital readmission rates by 5.5%. That earned Hearthstone the Gold Award in the Transitions category of the McKnight's Technology Awards — Connect Our World.

Providers should say, 'Jawohl!' to international interns

Providers should say, 'Jawohl!' to international interns

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While some long-term care providers and their residents might worry about feeling cut off from the rest of the world as the aging process takes hold, that's clearly not the case at Asbury Methodist Village in Gaithersburg, MD.

Handling your PR crisis

Handling your PR crisis

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A few months ago, I called up a nursing facility that was embroiled in a legal snafu. I'm not sure I was able to utter an audible response to its marketing representative since I was busy hitting my palm against my forehead.