Most recent articles by Jack York
Leading by example is a tried and true methodology in any profession. I have seen it at work for 20 years.
The path of dementia is a painful one, but it does not have to take away joy. Mike (and his buddies Robert and Brian) have taught me that.
While possibilities abound for engagement technology improvements, it’s impossible not to stop and ponder the insanity of what’s happening (or not happening) from a human-to-human standpoint.
The next time you find out someone you know has been diagnosed with dementia just be real with them (as Brian taught me). Ask questions, listen, don’t pity them.
Over the years I find myself gravitating towards writing about the the people that makes senior living communities tick.
I’ve been amazed at the dedication and passion of so many in senior living.
Join me as we raise a verbal toast to Mr. John Derr.
I’ve seen Signature from the outside for several years. I’m always impressed with their creativity and willingness to look at things differently
On our journey last month in McKnight’s, we were introduced to a pilot from Brookdale.
From a pilot project of 20 systems over 5 years ago, Brookdale’s dementia care communities (Clare Bridge) now chug along at a monthly run rate of 138,000 hours of usage on our system.
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