Archive for June, 2013

First Look: See Inside The Barrington of Carmel

New photos show the interior of the Indianapolis area’s newest continuing care retirement community. Sponsored by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation, The Barrington of Carmel remains on schedule to open late this year. It will include 134 independent living apartments, seven catered living units, 56 assisted living units, 26 memory support […]

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CONCORDIA: SUPPORTING THE FAMILY OF FOUR OKLAHOMA STORM VICTIMS

The storms that swept through the Oklahoma City area May 31 affected the family of an employee at Concordia Life Care Community. Yolanda Santos, 34, and her three children (ages 5, 7 and 9) were killed by floodwaters while seeking cover. Concordia is working to raise funds to support the […]

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GREYSTONE’S STUART JACKSON DISCUSSES HOSPITALITY AND BRANDING

Is your community paving the way? Or falling behind? AG Architecture addresses these questions in a new blog post. Greystone’s Stuart Jackson is quoted in the hospitality and branding sections. Here’s an excerpt of Stuart discussing hospitality: “The modern CCRC will always be rooted in meeting the physical, health and […]

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HEALTH CARE CORNER: PREPARE FOR THE CHANGES AHEAD

I attended the 2013 Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) conference last month and sat in on a number of informative presentations. One dealt with a predicted paradigm shift for assisted living and memory support programs. Dr. Peter Rabins, MD, MPH of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and co-author of The […]

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Repositioning at San Joaquin Gardens Nearing Completion

A new commons building at The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens has achieved substantial completion. This new commons building, The Valencia, is part of a $120 million repositioning project at The Terraces. Ownership is currently moving into the Valencia and installing furniture while working toward full licensure. The Terraces is […]

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GREYSTONE’S HR TASK FORCE CO-HOSTS MERIT UNIVERSITY

Greystone’s Human Resource Task Force partnered with Merit Resources to co-host the 12th Annual Merit University, held May 8 and 9 in Des Moines, Iowa. Fourteen guests representing 11 continuing care retirement communities participated in this year’s event. Sessions addressed employment law, training and leadership development programs, HR best practices, […]

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BUSINESS MANAGERS FROM 14 COMMUNITIES VISIT GREYSTONE

Business office managers representing 14 continuing care retirement communities visited Las Colinas this April for the Annual Business Office Manager Conference. The conference included guest speakers, breakout sessions, networking opportunities and more. See photos from the 2013 Business Office Manager Conference in the gallery below.

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