Brookdale Senior Living

Brookdale Senior Living selects technology partner

Brookdale Senior Living has selected RF Technologies in a multi-year agreement.

Brookdale 'whistleblower' suit dismissed

Brookdale 'whistleblower' suit dismissed

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A federal judge has dismissed a former Brookdale Senior Living employee's False Claims Act suit against the company while leaving the door open for an amended complaint, according to published reports

2014 a banner year for senior living providers; top lists released

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Senior living providers had a remarkably positive 2014, marked by record investments and acquisitions, growing occupancy rates and swelling demand, according to the annual analysis of the largest senior living providers by the Assisted Living Federation of America.

Brookdale encounters a new problem: separation anxiety

Brookdale encounters a new problem: separation anxiety

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Embattled Brookdale Senior Living is being asked by a major shareholder to spin off its real estate holdings and revamp its governance board.

Brookdale shareholder demands spinoff, management changes

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Embattled Brookdale Senior Living is being asked by a major shareholder to spin off its real estate holdings and revamp its governance board in light of less than-expected stock performance and so-called "recent integration missteps" after its recent acquisition of Emeritus Corp.

Brookdale having trouble filling beds after Emeritus deal

Investors want occupied beds and claim Emeritus isn't filling them fast enough to suit Wall Street, which has punished the company's new owner with declining share value.

Moen moves to VorroHealth

Moen moves to VorroHealth

Maria D. Moen is the new Vice President of Care Innovation at VorroHealth.

How to do it ... Professional development

Dementia care is an ever-changing discipline that requires a long-term commitment to training and staff development. Approached sensibly, a strong program will pay dividends far down the road. Experts give tips here on how to best prepare staff to care for residents with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias.

Adapted for all

Adapted for all

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Senior living spaces are sprouting up with accommodations for residents with a vast array of physical, developmental and other needs to make them comfortable

Brookdale, HCP to create $1.2 billion CCRC venture

Brookdale and real estate investment trust HCP Inc. have announced plans to create a $1.2 billion continuing care retirement community joint venture.

Berkadia arranges for $146 million in seniors housing deal with Brookdale

Berkadia Commercial Mortgage LLC recently arranged $146 million for a portfolio of 19 seniors housing properties located across 10 different states.

Schwaner moves to Goodman Group

Schwaner moves to Goodman Group

John Schwaner started at The Goodman Group as the vice president of sales & marketing in December. Schwaner will play a key role in overseeing all aspects of sales and marketing for the Senior Living & Health Care and Residential Property Management communities.

Brookdale targets new goal: national brand recognition

Brookdale targets new goal: national brand recognition

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Brookdale Senior Living is known as one of the largest U.S. assisted living operators, but the Tennessee-based company has ambitious plans to establish itself as the national leader across the whole continuum of care.

I saw the (nursing home) sign part II: Trouble in Goffstown

I saw the (nursing home) sign part II: Trouble in Goffstown

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A small-town conflict over signage has pitted a New Hampshire nursing home against its neighbors -- and might suggest some larger trends in long-term care.

Advisors draft new Blueprint

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High-profile long-term care veterans have teamed up to create a new senior housing investment advisory group based in Chicago.

Brookdale Senior Living sues PharMerica over drug prices

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Brookdale Senior Living has sued PharMerica, charging that the long-term care pharmacy improperly changed its drug pricing for Brookdale facilities.

Plummer chosen as Grand Villa of Pinellas Park leader

Plummer chosen as Grand Villa of Pinellas Park leader

Niki Plummer was named the executive director of the Grand Villa of Pinellas Park, an assisted living and memory care residential community in Florida, in June.

Oak Grove Capital closes line for Brookdale

Oak Grove Capital announced it has closed a $259 Fannie Mae DUS credit facility for Brookdale Senior Living.

CPR guidelines should change for rural areas, researcher says

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Hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation is recommended by the American Heart Association, but it may not be the best way to save lives if more sophisticated medical care is slow in coming, according to a review of recent research.

Brookdale has new CEO, look

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Brookdale Senior Living is launching a rebranding initiative under new CEO Andy Smith. The company serves about 66,700 residents in skilled nursing centers and senior living communities.

Managing the media

Managing the media

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The death of a California woman not given CPR at her independent living community was a teachable moment. I know you are reviewing the operational end and facility policy. But you also must evaluate your crisis communications plan.

Brookdale remains largest senior living operator in the country, ALFA rankings show

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Stability was a theme of 2012, at least among the biggest players in the senior living sector. The Assisted Living Federation of America recently released its annual list of the largest providers by total resident capacity, and the top 12 positions remained the same as in 2011.

Texas long-term care becomes big winner in receipt of federal innovation grants

Texas long-term care becomes big winner in receipt of federal innovation grants

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Texas has received a windfall of federal funding to test care coordination programs between acute and long-term care providers.

Brookdale tops Emeritus to become biggest senior living operator

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Brookdale Senior Living leaped ahead of Emeritus Senior Living to become the largest senior living operator in 2012, according to the Assisted Living Federation of America.