The senior living industry is abuzz with talk about value-based care. But you may be unclear about the different types of models—or where to get started in a value-based care world. We brought together the experts who are leading the industry’s transition from FFS to VBC, to help you understand what it is, where to begin, and how to maximize value in value-based care.
Unicorns are rare, innovative companies that radically change the way business is done in their industries. Think of how Uber transformed personal transportation or how Airbnb revolutionized hospitality. Can a breakthrough technology change the trajectory of senior care in the same way? In this article, we’ll get expert insights from venture capitalists, using them to evaluate potential unicorns in senior living technology.
Sleep disturbances for loved ones are a leading reason families turn to senior living. And poor sleep quality can begin a cycle of health deterioration, increasing fall risk and other negative health outcomes. So how can you assure families that you’ll help their loved ones get restful sleep—and reduce their risks—when they move into your communities? It starts with insights into and understanding of why sleep is being disrupted, as well as a clearer picture of potential risk.
The overnight hours are the most vulnerable for residents and the most challenging for care staff. Fall risk peaks between 6-9pm and again from 3-6am. How can you support both residents and staff while helping to prevent falls during this time? We have four ways to reduce fall risk during the most vulnerable overnight hours.