Senior Citizens All the latest news affecting senior citizens and the elderly, with releases covering health issues such as health insurance and long-term care plan options, as well as financial considerations and retirement issues. Find stories about wellness and fitness programs and brain-health initiatives, along with announcements of community support, outreach, and social events. Also included are releases regarding the financial performance and corporate structures of companies specializing in products and services for the elderly.

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Sep 12, 2019, 16:30 ET Sonata Senior Living Plans $52 Million Community in Lake Mary

Sonata Senior Living has announced plans to develop Sonata Lake Mary, a $52 million resort-style community in Lake Mary, Florida. Located on a...


Sep 12, 2019, 15:12 ET Providence Place Opens New Senior Living Community At Collegeville Inn

Providence Place, a family-owned senior living company founded by former Pennsylvania governor George M. Leader, has opened a new location in August...


Sep 12, 2019, 13:57 ET Caring for Caregivers: Resources from USAGov Help in Difficult Times

It's easy to feel overwhelmed when you're caring for a parent, spouse, or child with medical needs. There's so much to do, and so much to remember....


Sep 12, 2019, 12:30 ET New Tech-Enabled Rehab Program Designed to Improve Recovery Experience for People Living with Dementia

Brookdale Senior Living is taking a new approach to providing skilled nursing and rehabilitation for people living with Alzheimer's and other...


Sep 12, 2019, 11:10 ET Clover Health Deepens Presence in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Georgia and South Carolina with Expansion into Eight New Counties

Today Clover Health, an innovative technology company improving health outcomes for America's seniors, announced plans to expand into eight new...


Sep 11, 2019, 13:56 ET The Dental Valet Retains TransMedia Group to Extract Publicity For Door-to-Door Dental Services for South Florida Seniors

The Dental Valet has hired TransMedia Group to focus media attention on its being the first to provide customized dental-care house calls for...


Sep 11, 2019, 11:07 ET MedCore Partners, together with Trinity Private Equity Group, TNRG, and UMB Bank, Announce the Acquisition of a 122-Unit Independent, Assisted Living, and Memory Care Property in Utah

MedCore Partners, together with Trinity Private Equity Group, TNRG, and UMB Bank, announce the acquisition of a brand new 122-unit independent...


Sep 11, 2019, 08:05 ET PetSmart Charities® Commits Largest Gift To-Date Of $3 Million To Meals on Wheels America To Benefit Seniors And Their Pets

One-in-four seniors live alone, often with a pet as their only source of comfort. With nearly 7 million seniors living at or below the poverty line,...


Sep 10, 2019, 11:32 ET Brookdale CEO Named as a "2019 Most Admired CEO"

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) ("Brookdale" or the "Company") today announced that CEO Lucinda ("Cindy") Baier has been named to the...


Sep 10, 2019, 10:37 ET In-Store Shopping a Struggle for 1 in 3 Caregivers

In-store shopping is a struggle for nearly one-third (31%) of America's 40 million unpaid family caregivers, according to a new survey from AARP....


Sep 10, 2019, 08:52 ET Popular YouTube Vlogger Enters Sepsis After Widely Used Celery Diet

On July 3, 2019, Vincent Acuri went to bed with a stomachache and the next day woke up in the hospital. Acuri was diagnosed with a gallbladder attack ...


Sep 10, 2019, 08:30 ET Grane Rx Celebrates 25 Years of Leading Senior Care Pharmacy Services

Grane Rx--the leading provider of senior care pharmacy solutions--proudly celebrates 25 years in business this month. Grane Rx opened its doors in...


Sep 10, 2019, 08:01 ET SCAN Health Plan Awards $50,000 in Scholarships to 10 Students from Long Beach State University College of Health and Human Services

SCAN Health Plan®, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plans, today announced that it has awarded $50,000 in...


Sep 10, 2019, 08:01 ET Mary Washington Healthcare Launching Medicare Advantage Plan with Lumeris to Drive Value-based Care Initiatives

Lumeris, an industry leader in value-based care, today announced a new strategic partnership with Mary Washington Healthcare, a not-for-profit health ...


Sep 10, 2019, 08:00 ET Senior Helpers® Debuts New Assessment Approach Based on "Micro" Social Determinants of Health (MSDOH)

Today, Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, announced that it has begun deploying the industry's first data-driven...


Sep 10, 2019, 00:01 ET U.S. News and Caring.com Team Up to Offer New Assisted Living Directory

U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in health care rankings and consumer advice, today announced a new collaboration with Caring.com, a...


Sep 09, 2019, 16:18 ET World Innovation Summit for Health: Symposium in Rom sucht nach Möglichkeiten zur Verbesserung der Beziehung zwischen Religion und Medizinethik

Die Päpstliche Akademie für das Leben (Vatikan) und der World Innovation Summit for Health (Qatar Foundation) haben ein gemeinsames Symposium mit dem ...


Sep 09, 2019, 16:15 ET Sommet mondial de l'innovation pour la santé (WISH - World Innovation Summit for Health) : symposium à Rome sur les moyens d'améliorer les relations entre religion et éthique médicale

L'Académie pontificale pour la vie (Cité du Vatican) et le Sommet mondial de l'innovation pour la santé (Fondation du Qatar) ont annoncé la tenue...


Sep 09, 2019, 15:00 ET VRS Realizes 6.7% Return for Fiscal Year 2019

The Virginia Retirement System achieved a 6.7% return, net of fees, on its investment portfolio for fiscal year 2019. The trust fund ended the year...


Sep 09, 2019, 14:52 ET Senior Helpers CEO Peter Ross Honored with Sheila McMackin Leadership Award

The Home Care Association of America (HCAOA) has announced that Senior Helpers® CEO and co-founder, Peter Ross will receive the Sheila McMackin...


Sep 09, 2019, 10:34 ET WISH: Simposio para buscar maneras de mejorar la relación entre religión y ética médica

La Pontificia Academia para la Vida (Ciudad del Vaticano) y la World Innovation Summit for Health (Fundación Qatar) han anunciado un simposio...


Sep 09, 2019, 08:00 ET How to Pay for Senior Living

Living alone was taking a toll on Joyce, who at 89 was the oldest resident in her apartment building. While she could manage daily chores like...


Sep 09, 2019, 04:01 ET World Innovation Summit for Health: Symposium in Rome to Seek Ways to Enhance the Relationship Between Religion and Medical Ethics

The Pontifical Academy for Life (Vatican City) and the World Innovation Summit for Health (Qatar Foundation) have announced a joint symposium titled...


Sep 06, 2019, 15:11 ET Brookdale Extends Maturities and Lowers Borrowing Costs through Financing Transactions

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) announced today that the Company recently completed significant financing transactions, which will extend...


Sep 06, 2019, 12:30 ET CreekView, Once Again, Honored as a Great Place to Work

For the second consecutive year, CreekView has received certification by the global research and consulting firm, Great Place to Work®. The assisted...