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Lois A. Bowers

Lois A. Bowers

Lois has spent almost her entire career covering healthcare, the business of healthcare and related topics via journalism or public relations. She holds a master's degree in journalism and mass communication from Kent State University (media management) and is the recipient of the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Award as well as other honors.

Most recent articles by Lois A. Bowers

Fighting burnout? The McKnight’s Senior Living Online Expo offers fresh tips on June 17

A session titled “Strategies to protect and connect residents, families and care teams in senior living communities,” will be the middle of three sessions at the fifth annual McKnight’s Senior Living Online Expo on June 17. The session, which begins at 12:30 p.m. ET, will highlight how cognitive overload and burnout affects the well-being of…

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Erickson unveils $3 billion expansion strategy, new branding

Erickson Living is changing its name to Erickson Senior Living and rolling out a new logo as part of a strategy that will see almost $3 billion in development and construction over the next five years. The plans potentially will expand Erickson’s reach past the 11 states in which it currently operates and bring the total number of continuing care retirement communities it manages from the current 19 to 25 or more.

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Women of Distinction 2020: Cynthia Morton

Continuing our interview series with 2020 McKnight’s Women of Distinction honorees, Cynthia Morton, executive vice president of the National Association for the Support of Long-Term Care, shares when she knew the eldercare field was right for her, who her mentors have been, her biggest accomplishment, where she believes the long-term care industry is headed, advice for those interested in the field, and what it means to be a McKnight’s Women of Distinction.

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