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14:11 ET MBK Real Estate Companies Names Jeff Fischer President of MBK Senior Living

MBK Real Estate Companies announced today that Jeff Fischer has been named president of the company's senior living division, MBK Senior Living. In...


Feb 17, 2017, 13:04 ET Survey Identifies Common Traits in Victims of Investment Fraud

With Americans losing tens of billions of dollars annually to investment fraud schemes, what mindsets and behaviors are common among those who fall...


Feb 16, 2017, 20:28 ET ATL Group Launched in the U.S. Market

As a leader in China's life caring industry, ATL Investment Management Group made its first debut in the U.S. market on Nasdaq Screen in Time...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:35 ET ICMA-RC Appoints Matthew Brenner as Managing Vice President, Investments

ICMA-RC is pleased to announce that Matthew Brenner has joined ICMA-RC as Managing Vice President, Investments. He will serve in a broad...


Feb 16, 2017, 13:46 ET Home Care Assistance of Cincinnati Receives 2017 Best of Home Care® Leader in Excellence Award

Home Care Assistance of Cincinnati, the leading provider of in-home care for seniors, announced today that the company received the...


Feb 16, 2017, 13:27 ET Inspirit Announces Acquisition Of Senior Living Community "Foxbridge" In Joint Venture With Care Investment Trust LLC

Inspirit Senior Living LLC ("Inspirit") today announced that, together with its joint venture partner Care Investment Trust LLC ("Care"), they have...


Feb 16, 2017, 13:00 ET SentosaCare's Benjamin Landa and Bent Philipson Test New Technology Designed to Better Connect Nursing Home Residents with Friends and Family

SentosaCare, an organization formed to service, guide and assist affiliated nursing home facilities in fulfilling their commitment to quality...


Feb 16, 2017, 11:10 ET Survey Identifies Common Traits in Victims of Investment Fraud

With Americans losing tens of billions of dollars annually to investment fraud schemes, what mindsets and behaviors are common among those who fall...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:00 ET Cliff Stanfield Launches Braemar Partners A Senior Living Consulting And Fee Development Company

Cliff Stanfield, Principal, announces the formation of Braemar Partners LLC, a premier full-service senior living consulting and fee development...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:30 ET Two-Thirds of Seniors Have Been Scammed Online: Survey

Nearly 97 percent of seniors age 70 and older are using the internet at least once a week to check email, manage money and keep in touch via...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:26 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $325,000 Won in Allegheny County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $325,000 from the Wednesday, February 15, drawing was sold at Tolerico's, 2525...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:15 ET For Brookdale Associates, Historic Alzheimer's Fundraising is Personal

Alyse Fortune Richardson has helped raise funds to fight Alzheimer's for six years. Along the way, her father's diagnosis with the disease has made...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:00 ET New Technology Outsourcing Service Helps Improve Senior Care

OptimizeHealth announces a new technology outsourcing service that lets senior care facilities operators focus on patient care and stop worrying...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:00 ET SCAN Group Appoints Christobel E. Selecky and Linda Rosenstock, MD, to its Board of Directors

SCAN Group, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, today announced the appointment of...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:54 ET AARP Launches Campaign Urging Opposition to "Age Tax"

AARP today launched a campaign against the "age tax," a proposed unfair penalty on older adults that would line the pockets of big insurance...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:46 ET Joanne Grossi Named AARP Pennsylvania State President

AARP today announced the appointment of Joanne Grossi to the position of Volunteer State President for AARP Pennsylvania. In her new role, Grossi...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:31 ET AARP Unveils Innovation Champion Awards With $10,000 Grand Prize; Issues Call For Nominations

AARP today issued a Call for Nominations for the 2017 AARP Innovation Champion Awards, which will recognize and reward innovation in caregiving....


Feb 15, 2017, 08:40 ET Senior Care Corner®, the Family Caregiver Resource, to Cease Publication and Seek Sale or Major Sponsorship

Senior Care Corner®, an online resource for family caregivers of older adults at SeniorCareCorner.com, announced it will cease publication and seek...


Feb 14, 2017, 11:38 ET CommuniCare Family of Companies Celebrates Heart Month, Feb. 14

CommuniCare, one of the nation's largest privately owned skilled nursing companies, will host educational programs, forums and awareness efforts in...


Feb 14, 2017, 10:30 ET Pike Development Company Revitalizes Lansdale PA Senior Housing Development

An aging 70's era senior housing development had fallen into disrepair, decay and had numerous building code violations. The property was sold and...


Feb 14, 2017, 10:30 ET CaringKind's Palliative Care Initiative Revolutionizes Nursing Home Care for New Yorkers with Advanced Dementia

CaringKind, NYC's leading expert in Alzheimer's and dementia care for more than three decades, announced today that three local nursing homes -...


Feb 14, 2017, 10:25 ET AARP Opens Call for Nominations for the AARP Purpose Prize™ Award

AARP today announced a call for nominations for the Purpose Prize, the respected awards program launched in 2006 by Encore.org and now operated by...


Feb 14, 2017, 10:15 ET Always Best Care Welcomes New Owners in Chicagoland

Always Best Care® Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced that it has opened its third...


Feb 14, 2017, 08:00 ET Staying Socially Active May Help Maintain Mental Fitness

Staying socially engaged with a wide circle of friends and family may help maintain our thinking skills and slow cognitive decline as we age,...


Feb 13, 2017, 16:01 ET Brookdale Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results

FOURTH QUARTER 2016 AND RECENT HIGHLIGHTS: - Net loss increased 54.1% to $268.6 million for the fourth quarter of 2016...