Parts of Florida seeing ‘blue bump’ of senior support as health care tops priorities – WPTV.com

Health care is a major issue for Floridians this election and it’s likely no secret why. The state has one of the oldest populations in the nation. THE VILLAGES, Fla. — Health care is a major issue for Floridians this election, and it’s likely no secret why. The Sunshine State has one of the oldest populations in the nation. But while older voters tend to skew right, more may be leaning left this cycle. Health care could be the key reason. Sumter County, Florida, is home to The Villages, where you are sure to find several things. Golf carts, retirees and Republican voters like George and Bobbie Edwards.…
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How Brookdale Senior Living Changed Because of COVID-19 – PRNewswire

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Brookdale Senior Living has published a new article examining changes the company made during the COVID-19 pandemic. The article, , takes a look at protocols and programs Brookdale developed in its work to help keep residents, patients and associates safe and engaged during unprecedented times. The article includes links to video interviews with functional leaders throughout the company who explain why such changes were necessary. Continue Reading Brookdale Senior Living has taken innovative steps in an effort to try to protect residents from COVID-19. “At Brookdale, we’ve never questioned our priorities. We’ve always taken steps to protect our residents, patients, and associates as a top priority,” said Brookdale President and CEO Cindy Baier.…
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Lantern Hill Offers Excellent Health Care on Campus – TAPinto.net

Lantern Hill’s Choice on-site medical center staff provide televisits as well as in-person, in-home, and phone consultations. Lantern Hill’s Choice on-site medical center staff provide televisits as well as in-person, … Credits: Erickson Living Residents have easy access to the very best health and wellness services. Lantern Hill, the Erickson Living-managed senior living community in New Providence, New Jersey, is named for its illustrious railroading past, but its eye is on the future. Known for its vibrant, maintenance-free lifestyle, state-of-the-art amenities, clubs and activities, Lantern Hill also offers the best in senior health care right on campus. The access and convenience of having exceptional care just steps from your door is an important consideration as you think about your next home in retirement.…
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People in the news, Oct. 20 – Companies – McKnight’s Senior Living

Bane Care Management announces Kevin Morris as new president Kevin Morris Kevin Morris has been named the new president at Bane Care Management, a provider of healthcare and senior services in Massachusetts. Morris joined Bane Care Management in 2017 as the South-of-Boston region’s vice president of operations; he provided oversight and support for the organization’s south facilities. In his new role, Morris will expand his responsibility across the entire organization, including two assisted living communities and 11 skilled nursing facilities in the state.  Morris began his career in long-term care more than 25 years ago as an administrator for Life Care Centers of America in Massachusetts.…
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LIVE VIDEO CHAT with Jefferson Health: Why you shouldn’t delay your health care because of COVID-19 | October 20 @1pm – WPVI-TV

President Bruce A. Meyer discusses why the pandemic shouldn’t stop you from taking care of your health, and what to expect from COVID-19in the months ahead. Join us October 20 at 1pm on . Bruce A. Meyer, MD, MBA President, Jefferson HealthSenior Executive Vice President, Thomas Jefferson UniversityProfessor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Population HealthSidney Kimmel Medical College , is President of Jefferson Health and Senior Executive Vice President of Thomas Jefferson University. He reports to Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, President of Thomas Jefferson University and CEO of Jefferson Health. Together, they manage a clinical and academic enterprise with annual operating revenue of $5.3…
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Special Report, part 1: A storm is brewing for New Hampshire nursing homes – Manchester Ink Link

Publisher’s Note: This is the first in a three-part special report produced by InDepthNH.org. Part 1- Oct. 19: InDepthNH.org examines what is being done to make sure any COVID-19 second wave is kept away from our state’s most vulnerable nursing home residents.  Part 2 – Oct. 20: See how your nursing home rates in the quality ranking list published by Medicare.gov, along with the statistics on coronavirus infections in each facility. We also examine recent inspection reports for each nursing home, listing infractions that inspectors found on-site visits. (We list nursing homes via the star system, one star for much below average to five stars for much above average).…
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Missouri National Guard’s current largest effort is supporting state health department – Missourinet.com

The governor says the Missouri National Guard has played a critical role in the COVID-19 response this year. Missouri National Guard Adjutant General Levon Cumpton briefs Capitol reporters in Jefferson City on October 15, 2020, as Governor Mike Parson listens (photo courtesy of the governor’s Flickr page) Governor Mike Parson invited National Guard Adjutant General Levon Cumpton to Thursday’s media briefing in Jefferson City, to update Capitol reporters on the work the Guard is doing. General Cumpon says the Guard has staffed 14 state workforce screening sites and has screened more than 541,000 personnel. “We also tested 12,400 Missouri Department of Corrections’ employees, assisted with data entry of more than 80,000 COVID-19 tests, and fielded 72,000 phone calls,” Cumpton says.…
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Long-term care likely to face uneven recovery: report – Business Daily News – McKnight’s Senior Living

Todd Lindblom The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have been uneven across markets and care/service segments within long-term care, which will lead to an uneven recovery for the industry over the coming years. That’s according to a report released Thursday by Marcus & Millichap. Long-term prospects for the sector remain positive, however, driven by the growing care needs of an aging population. The report also suggests that additional mergers and acquisitions are likely on the horizon for the industry, as increased expenses and a hit to revenue streams have shrunk margins for many providers. Seasoned operators likely will have opportunities to acquire troubled assets over the coming months and drive management efficiencies to boost occupancy.…
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Summit establishes Silver Summit Senior Citizens Committee – Summit, NJ Patch

Summit establishes Silver Summit Senior Citizens Committee | Summit, NJ Patch Skip to main content Community Corner The advisory committee was created over the summer to coordinate groups and volunteers to provide a “safety net” for local seniors. By Caren Lissner, Patch Staff Oct 18, 2020 9:10 pm ET The new committee will help prevent Summit seniors from falling through the cracks. (Caren Lissner/Patch) SUMMIT, NJ — At a meeting over the summer, the Summit Common Council established a Silver Summit Senior Citizens Advisory Committee with the mission to coordinate volunteers and organizations. It will establish a social safety net for Summit senior citizens to help direct senior residents to available resources provided by non-profits and the city, county, state, and federal governments. The committee will encourage communication among organizations to enhance collaboration and to eliminate gaps and duplicative efforts among organizations to ensure the needs of seniors are being met.…
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Stephane Treny Named Senior FX Sales Trader by Equiti Capital – Finance Magnates

Equiti Capital UK Limited announced this week that it has named Stephane Treny as a Senior FX Sales Trader. Equiti Capital, a prime brokerage focusing on customer support and innovative liquidity solutions, has appointed Stephane Treny to its agency FX Desk to expand Equiti’s coverage of its buy side players in Europe. Join your industry leaders at the Finance Magnates Virtual Summit 2020: Register and vote for the FMLS awards Treny began his career in spot and options trading before transitioning to sales in Forex. He brings in excess of 25 years’ experience in executive positions and senior sales roles in Forex.…
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