What would you say to those who claim that it can turn assisted
living facilities into "unregulated nursing homes"?
In late April the Assisted
Living Workgroup, at the behest of the U.
Living Facilities Association
Under the terms of the merger agreement, upon consummation, Assisted
Living Concepts' stockholders will receive $18.
Although deep philosophical differences prevented the nearly 50-organization Assisted
Living Workgroup (MW) from agreeing even on a common definition of assisted
living, much less on all of the organizations' recommendations, the ALW billed its report to the U.
Doug Pace, director of assisted
living and continuing care with the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging in Washington D.
I've often referred to the assisted
living community as an "ICF (intermediate care facility) with a chandelier.
Circuit Court of Appeals marked the second time in two months that a federal appeals court had ruled in favor of assisted
It was a report-writing project of a scope seldom seen in Washington's healthcare policymaking: 37 national organizations coming together to discuss, debate, write recommendations, even register dissent on a host of major issues involving assisted
A new federal study on quality standards for assisted
living facilities suggests that the industry should be overseen by a national guidelines center to manage its rapid growth.
It would be immoral to allow someone to needlessly suffer when this can be avoided, and assisted
suicide would be the humane choice.
However, Cavan warns that owning Assisted
Living Facilities is not for the typical investor or developer.