Aviv REIT announced the public offering of 8 million shares of common stock at a public offering price of $24.10 per share.
The National Center for Assisted Living is encouraging communities to use the 2014 "The Magic of Music" logo to celebrate National Assisted Living Week.
Nasco has released its 2014-2015 Health Care Educational Materials catalog, which focuses on training with versatile medical procedure simulators.
Cree SmartCast™ Technology is promoting a new group of simple, self-programming wireless lighting control system that reduces energy consumption.
Grace Healthcare and Senior Lifestyle Corporation have both chosen Redilearning for new technology services.
Remedi SeniorCare has achieved certification of a bidirectional interface through HL7 messaging protocols with Optimus EMR for long-term care facilities within Ohio.
Apollo Safety has formed a new healthcare division with offerings related to gas detection equipment, maintenance and monitoring.
Briggs Healthcare is partnering with myCNAjobs, a company specializing in caregiver recruitment.
TriStar Home Health and Hospice, an Indiana division of Trilogy Health Services LLC, has been sold to ViaQuest Inc. The terms were not disclosed.
Autumn Leaves of Edmond is the first Autumn Leaves memory care community to open in the Oklahoma City area, according to parent company The LaSalle Group.
» American HealthTech has launched comprehensive ICD-10 educational and support resources, available to its customer base via its MyHealthTech portal. Resources include an ICD-10 training schedule, webinar series, monthly e-newsletter, spotlight website and personal support services, plus setting up meetings with customers.
Big pharmaceutical companies are exploring "brand personality" in their marketing strategies, according to new research.
Just like the markets for skilled nursing and assisted living, demand for sensors in home care is expected to jump in the next five years.
» Relias Learning has acquired the Hospice Education Network from the principals of Weatherbee Resources. This will add more than 160 hospice and palliative care courses to the company's catalog. Weatherbee Resources will continue to provide regulatory products and services for hospices and will work closely with Relias, the company said. HEN was launched in 2007.
Eric DeJong is a new senior product manager at Maytag Commercial Laundry. He will oversee all new product development for the division.
Michael W. Beal is the new president of the Kindred Healthcare, Inc. Nursing Center Division. He will be on the executive committee.
Connor Doherty has joined Chicago-based Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors as an associate.
Eric Doerhoff was promoted to become vice president of the Life Care Centers' Central Division. He will oversee 35 facilities in Indiana, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska, and began April 1.
Dawn Bare has been promoted to the corporate director of sales and marketing at Premier Senior Living, which has headquarters in New York City.