1. Abbott BinaxNow Webinar for Assisted Living Facilities

    ... the CDC and Abbott jointly presented a webinar targeted to assisted living facilities receiving the new Abbott BinaxNOW test kits ... operators and to conform to local, state and federal regulations. They believe that kits will be readily available ...

    18, 2020
    Jill Schumann
  2. Opportunities, and Risks, with New Smart Voice Technology in Senior Living

    ... devices. It addresses relevant issues in nursing homes, assisted living, and independent living. Guidance on policies, ... privacy and information-security standards in the HIPAA regulations developed many years ago, they did not anticipate ...

    20, 2019
    Donna Childress
  3. Understanding Competencies for a New Generation of Leaders

    ... the overlap between administration of skilled nursing, assisted living and home and community-based services. The ... from the level of the medical model in NHs, and federal regulations have unique differences in that [area], and in ...

    13, 2016
    Gene Mitchell
  4. Linda Lessard, Director of Information Systems, Sun Health Senior Living

    ... the Director of Information Systems at Sun Health Senior Living. Lessard:  Thank you for the opportunity to share ... collaboratively to not only grow our business and meet regulations Ladwa: Tell us about Sun Health Senior Living and ... repurposing the space into beautiful appointed private pay Assisted Living apartments.  Ladwa: How is LeadingAge CAST ...

    17, 2018
  5. Balancing Risk and Financial Strength

    ... of a successful outcome. Crestview nursing home and assisted living dated from the 1960s, and about 40 percent of its ... system existed elsewhere, and in Kansas and for CMS, the regulations governing it were nebulous at best or ...

    15, 2015
    Jane Sherwin
  6. State Legislation Updates

    ... by Topic: Medicaid · COVID · Home and Community · Assisted Living and Life Plan Communities · Workforce · Nursing Home ... and service providers from increased security deposit regulations. Specifically, it exempts: Continuing Care ...

    28, 2020
  7. The Well-Rounded Provider: Adaptability and Versatility Allow Service Evolution

    ... beds, including everything from independent living to skilled nursing, and serving 40,000 individuals ... within the past year, VOA opened the 52-unit Mary Marshall Assisted Living Residence in Arlington, VA, a community-based ... the country and community as financial support systems and regulations have changed,” Wilkerson says. Augustana ...

    17, 2012
    Debra Wood, R.N.
  8. EPA Proposes Rule Governing Disposal of Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals

    ... published a proposed rule that would impose stringent regulations regarding how healthcare facilities, including ... entity that provides assistance with activities of daily living, including managing and administering pharmaceuticals ... The rule states that it applies, but is not limited, to assisted living facilities, hospices, nursing homes, skilled ...

    19, 2015
  9. Why Expanded Education Is Needed To Reduce Antipsychotic Drug Use

    ... use of antipsychotics among older adults with dementia living both inside and outside of nursing homes. What GAO ... have focused on settings outside of nursing homes, e.g., assisted living or individuals' homes. Stakeholders indicated ... data; reviewed research and relevant federal guidance and regulations; and interviewed experts and HHS officials. The ...

    03, 2015
  10. CAST Partner and Patron Case Studies

    ... Response Time : Cottages of New Lenox is a Charter Senior Living Community in New Lenox, IL, that offers assisted living and memory care. The community installed LPSM ... it is to keep up with the complex requirements of federal regulations, including the Health Insurance Portability and ...

    23, 2014