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President Trump Signs RAISE Family Caregivers Act Into Law

February 22, 2018

On Jan. 22, President Trump signed the RAISE (Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage) Family Caregivers Act (S. 1028/HR 3759). This new law will: Require HHS to develop, maintain and update a National Family Caregiving Strategy, offering resources and education opportunities to family caregivers in the United States; Require HHS to convene a Family Caregiving Advisory Council…

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GAO Releases Report on Medicaid Funding in Assisted Living

February 22, 2018

Background On Feb. 5, the GAO released a report entitled “Medicaid Assisted Living Services: Improved Federal Oversight of Beneficiary Health and Welfare Is Needed.” The report comes in response to a 2015 request from Sens. Collins (R-ME), McCaskill (D-MO), Warren (D-MA) and Hatch (R-UT) for a review of Medicaid spending, and federal and state oversight…

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Argentum Advocates for You State Update

February 22, 2018

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Argentum’s Maribeth Bersani Featured as Guest Expert in #ElderCareChat Discussion on Using Your Five Senses to Make a Senior Living Decision

February 16, 2018

Argentum was pleased to join last week’s #ElderCareChat, with COO Maribeth Bersani serving as an expert panelist. Bersani engaged participants in an enlightening Twitter conversation about the importance of using your senses to select the right senior living community for you or for a loved one. The hour-long #ElderCareChat, which was inspired by a recent…

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Lancaster Pollard Releases 4th Annual Seniors Housing Survey Report

February 15, 2018

This week, Lancaster Pollard released its fourth annual Seniors Housing and Care Survey report. With nearly 400 responses from seniors housing leaders, the firm has great info on what providers are planning and forecasting for the coming year. The survey respondents reported a competitive market, with 87% indicating their local environment is competitive or extremely…

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IntegraCare Employee Wins Car in Continued Attendance Rewards Program

February 14, 2018

Photo: Left to right: Michael Cherry, IntegraCare director of operations; Jeannie Stack, Colonial Courtyard at Tyrone housekeeper and winner of the 2018 Ford Focus; Miranda Coulter, CC Tyrone acting executive director; and Eric Walker, IntegraCare executive director of sales and marketing. Jeannie Stack went to work at Colonial Courtyard at Tyrone on Jan. 30 just as…

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Lancaster Pollard Promotes Dopoulos to Senior Managing Director

February 14, 2018

Lancaster Pollard has announced that Jason Dopoulos has been promoted to senior managing director. Dopoulos has been with the firm since 2007 and has managed the firm’s health care bankers in the Southwest since 2013. As part of his new role, he will now oversee banking efforts for the Northwest as well.

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President Trump Unveils $4.4 Trillion Budget for FY 2019

February 13, 2018

On Feb. 11, 2018, the Trump administration released a proposal for government funding for FY 2019. This funding comes on the heels of Congress enacting a two-year budget agreement that sets spending limits for both defense related-matters and domestic programs. The proposed budget blueprint funds domestic program levels significantly below the Congressional agreement and also repeals…

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Civitas Senior Living Announces New Community in Southwest Fort Worth

February 12, 2018

Ascend Partners and Civitas Senior Living are proud to announce The Grandview of Chisholm Trail, a boutique senior living community just southwest of downtown Fort Worth. The development will offer 89 senior living residences on 5.7 acres. The project is a collaborative effort among developer Ascend Partners, management company Civitas, Arrive architects, and general contractor Ridgemont. Groundbreaking on…

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Civitas Senior Living Announces New Community in Lake Havasu, Arizona

February 12, 2018

Civitas Senior Living, a Texas-based senior living consulting, management, and ownership company, is pleased to announce its role as the management company for The Views at Lake Havasu, an exciting new independent living project presented by Summerlin Asset Management, LLC, and Desert Land Group.

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StudioSIX5 on Designing Arbor Terrace of Burnt Hickory

February 8, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas –Traditional is a look that’s been around forever. Transitional is more eclectic, with updated spins on traditional elements and new, more modern elements added to the mix. What began as a plan for another traditional senior living community quickly morphed into a transitional community with the help of StudioSIX5’s interior designers. Transitional communities…

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Tasha Thomas Named Harbor Memory Care Director at Benchmark’s New Pond Village

February 8, 2018

(WALPOLE, Mass.) – Benchmark Senior Living has appointed Tasha Thomas as Harbor Care Director at New Pond Village in Walpole, Mass. Thomas will oversee the soon to be completed  Harbor Care Memory Center, offering an additional step in the continuum of care at New Pond Village. Thomas joins the team with nearly a decade of…

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