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Belmont Village Senior Living’s Karisti Julia Wins Texas Assisted Living Association Award

May 24, 2021

DALLAS—Ensuring residents have been well cared for, safe, healthy and engaged throughout the pandemic, Belmont Village Turtle Creek’s Karisti Julia has received the TALA Hero award from the Texas Assisted Living Association (TALA), for outstanding achievement in sales and marketing. “We are so proud of Karisti and our entire staff, who put rigorous safety measures in place during…

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Shari Flight Named Senior Advisor at Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham

May 6, 2021

WALTHAM, Mass.—Bridges® by EPOCH at Hingham has named Shari Flight senior advisor. She is responsible for all aspects of internal and external sales as well as outreach within the community. Previously, she was Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham’s life enrichment director. During this time, she supported the previous senior advisor in guiding families in the…

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Dream Flights Seeks WWII Vets For an Autumn Adventure

May 5, 2021

A nationwide project is in motion to honor and celebrate veterans of WWII with free flights in vintage biplanes. Dubbed Operation September Freedom, the two-month barnstorming tour will take place this August and September across the United States. The event is the brainchild of Darryl Fisher, founder and president of Dream Flights. The nonprofit has…

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Essential Services Help Workers Find a Foothold on Their Own Life Paths

May 5, 2021

In 2020, Argentum received a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to develop the Healthcare Apprenticeship Expansion Program (HAEP), creating apprenticeships in senior living and related allied health occupations. Part of this involved ensuring apprentices had services that would help them succeed as they trained and established themselves in their new career paths. Administering…

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Burnout Is Real. Here’s How To Protect Employees and Yourself.

May 5, 2021

It has been over one year since the introduction of COVID-19 in the United States. Senior living employees have had to quickly adapt to fight the challenges of the pandemic. They have faced long hours and a constant barrage of changing directives on visitation, testing, and vaccination protocols, all while endeavoring to provide the best…

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The Pandemic Brought Home to All The Need for Continued Support

May 5, 2021

While the COVID-19 vaccines have given us all a much-needed shot of hope, the reality is that our industry, our employees, and our residents will be recovering from the pandemic’s effects for the foreseeable future. Just as we rallied to support those we serve in the early days of the pandemic, we need to find…

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Residents Take a Test Drive With Brain Health Pilot Program

May 5, 2021

Getting the first chance to try out health programs and technology is a lesser-known fringe benefit of senior living. But increasingly, developers and researchers consider senior living communities to pilot and fine-tune AI, robotics, and virtual reality as well as diet and exercise programs and memory care approaches. Inspīr Carnegie Hill, Maplewood Senior Living’s new…

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The Story Behind a Complex But Lifesaving COVID-19 Treatment

May 5, 2021

Despite the apparent success of vaccination, the COVID-19 danger is by no means over. People are still contracting the virus and at risk; some people can’t be vaccinated or missed getting vaccinated; occasionally, someone doesn’t develop immunity. What was true at the beginning of the pandemic is still true more than a year later: Older…

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Each One Reach One

May 5, 2021

When Brenda Gibbons worked as a hairdresser, she saw herself as someone who served her community. Her work gave her a sense of purpose. After retirement, she moved into The Hidenwood, a Retirement Unlimited community in Newport News, Va. There, she became a member of the Pink Ladies Club, a group of residents who help…

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Kristine Tilton Named Executive Director at EPOCH’s Waterstone At Wellesley

April 17, 2021

WALTHAM, Mass.—Kristine Tilton, a Wellesley native with 20 years’ experience in senior living, has been named executive director for Waterstone at Wellesley. Tilton currently works as executive director at EPOCH Assisted Living at Boylston Place. She previously worked as executive director at EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton. She has worked with EPOCH Senior Living since 2001. A Wellesley High…

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Watercrest Promotes Executive Director Kim Sviben to Area Director of Operations

April 12, 2021

VERO BEACH, Fla.—Watercrest Senior Living Group is thrilled to announce the promotion of respected executive director Kim Sviben to the role of area director of operations. As Watercrest continues their southeastern expansion, Sviben’s expertise will strengthen operational efficiency and growth throughout Watercrest communities. Sviben joined the Watercrest family in 2017 as resident wellness director, earning the trust of resident…

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Silverado Names Simeon Purkey Administrator at New Bellevue Memory Care Community

April 12, 2021

BELLEVUE, Wash.—Silverado is pleased to announce that Simeon Purkey has been named administrator of its Bellevue memory care community, slated to open this spring. A passionate and experienced senior living professional with a strong record of providing residents under his care with an exceptional quality of life will lead the team of highly trained and compassionate…

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