February 15, 2009
The nursing unions in Massachusetts and California have announced their merger with the United American Nurses, forming a new 150,000-member union that will be affiliated with the AFL-CIO.
February 15, 2009
Effective immediately, employers are required to complete a new, revised I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification form.
November 5, 2008
Silverado Senior Living has been honored as one of the top workplaces statewide, based on employee experience and workplace policies and practices, by the Best Companies to Work for in Texas 2009 program.
October 7, 2008
ALFA has presented Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) with its 2008 Champion for Seniors in Assisted Living award for his exemplary work on behalf of America’s seniors. Congressman Doggett sponsored two key pieces of legislation this year—the National Silver Alert
September 23, 2008
The current state of the economy and home prices that continue to fall may affect the average retirement age in the United States, reports The Wall Street Journal. Specifically, baby boomers may delay retirement to further build their savings, 401(k) acco
June 17, 2008
Revenue from senior care services is expected to grow 6.6 percent annually through 2011, says a New York Times report, as demand continues to grow for aging experts in every field—from law to fitness training to relocation.
June 11, 2008
Orlando, FL – The assisted living industry honored outstanding senior living professionals as “Champions” for providing extraordinary care and service. Selected from a pool of more than 300 nominations—the largest number of nominees in the history of the
June 10, 2008
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Thousands of the nation’s top executives in the assisted and senior living industry convened, May 29-31, for the ALFA 2008 Conference & Expo. Held at the Gaylord Palms Resort, the annual event is the industry’s premier conference for exec
June 9, 2008
Orlando, FL – The assisted living industry honored five extraordinary senior living professionals as “Heroes’’ for providing superior care and service. Selected from a pool of more than 300 nominations—the largest number of nominees in the history of the
June 3, 2008
During the ALFA Conference, the annual hero award winners were recognized in a special ceremony. ALFA’s 2008 Hero Award recipients are honored for their exemplary dedication and contributions to the success of the assisted living industry.
June 1, 2008
Learn the secret ingredient that makes “spirit” so alive and tangible in a community that it is irresistible. Hear top HR and organizational effectiveness experts share what they have learned are the absolute essential ingredients to keeping your best emp
June 1, 2008
Your residents (and your staff!) are aging in place, but that doesn’t mean your workers’ compensation claims need to skyrocket. Learn to create an effective safety incentive program, the value of safety committees, establishing the best policies and proce
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