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...
Emeritus names Cain as a new ED
Feb 25, 2014
Tammy Cain will become the executive director at Emeritus’ newest senior living community, Emeritus at Wildwood. The community, located in Oxford, FL, is scheduled to open this fall.
Emeritus Senior Living announces veteran hiring results
Nov 12, 2013
Emeritus Senior Living is on track to hire 1,000 veterans and military spouses over the next five years, the company announced.
Combat Frontline on the front lines
Sep 30, 2013
Experiences become stories, which really are perceptions of the actual experience translated. Stories spread by word of mouth, amplified by social media. Stories make people fall in love, or hate, with...
Emeritus settles $2.2 million lawsuit
Aug 27, 2013
Emeritus Senior Living has agreed to settle a $2.2 million lawsuit in which workers claimed they were routinely underpaid at the assisted living company’s California facilities, according to a ProPublica...
REIT in $173M Merrill buyout
James M. Berklan
Aug 01, 2013
Health Care REIT is buying the remaining 20% equity interest in a Merrill Gardens 38-property portfolio, the two companies announced the final week of June. The additional $173 million investment will...
Emeritus will respond vigorously to ‘sensationalized’ Frontline documentary, company leaders...
Aug 05, 2013
Emeritus Senior Living is focused on increasing communications to address concerns raised by a critical Frontline documentary that aired last week, according to Granger Cobb, the company’s CEO, president...
Frontline presents skewed picture of assisted living, ALFA leader says
Jul 31, 2013
Incidents of resident harm are “rare and isolated” in assisted living communities, and providers work closely with regulators and support transparency, the leader of the Assisted Living Federation...
Frontline, ProPublica slam assisted living sector in documentary airing tonight
Jul 30, 2013
Loose regulations are endangering the growing number of assisted living residents in the United States, according to a new Frontline documentary that focuses on Emeritus Senior Living facilities. The program...
‘Reprehensible’ care justifies $23 million verdict against Emeritus, judge affirms
Jun 13, 2013
A superior court judge has upheld a $23 million verdict against Emeritus Senior Living and ordered the company to pay an additional $4.3 million in fees and costs to the plaintiffs’ lawyers, citing...