Elizabeth Leis Newman

Senior Editor

Elizabeth Newman is the senior editor at McKnight's Long-Term Care News. She was previously the Editorial Manager at LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, and is a former newspaper reporter. She is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. Elizabeth lives in Chicago.

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Greystone gets the Gold: Named best in Transitions category of McKnight's Tech Awards

Greystone gets the Gold: Named best in Transitions category of McKnight's Tech Awards

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Greystone Healthcare Management has received the Gold Award in the McKnight's Tech Awards competition in the Transitions category for its management of resident transitions.

Dunwoody named 'Dignity' Gold Award winner

Dunwoody named 'Dignity' Gold Award winner

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It's hard to find a trickier problem for long-term care providers than incontinence and toilet training management. Efforts by Dunwoody Village in Newtown Square, PA, to address the problem led the operator to the Gold Award in the Dignity category of the 2017 McKnight's Tech Awards competition.

Illuminate HC wins Quality division in McKnight's Tech Awards

Illuminate HC wins Quality division in McKnight's Tech Awards

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Illuminate HC operators saw a "consistent and direct" correlation between delays in call-light response times and negative — and avoidable — patient experiences. Their efforts to change the model, especially around staffing, led them to win the Gold Award in the McKnight's Technology Awards competition in the Quality category.

Mather Lifeways named Gold Winner in McKnight's Tech Awards

Mather Lifeways named Gold Winner in McKnight's Tech Awards

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Mather Lifeways has returned to the throne in the McKnight's Tech Awards competition, winning Gold once again, this time in the High Tech/High Touch category.

Lexington Health Network named Innovator of the Year

Lexington Health Network named Innovator of the Year

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Innovating in telemedicine has been a priority of Lexington Health Network in Lombard, IL, for the past five years. Its dedication has resulted in the Innovator of the Year Gold Award in the McKnight's Excellence in Technology competition.

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