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Merging Innovative Design and Practical Finance
8/14/2017

Merging Innovative Design and Practical Finance

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) holds a juried competition each year that bestows awards on senior living design projects that meet or...

Providers Prepare for MACRA
6/12/2017

Providers Prepare for MACRA

Since The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (

Gaining Momentum: Promoting and Developing Affordable Assisted Living
4/10/2017

Gaining Momentum: Promoting and Developing Affordable Assisted Living

In recent years, increasing attention is being paid to the financial challenges of the impending silver tsunami of Baby Boomers approaching retirement. Simply put, their fiscal outlook is bleak. In...

2017 Seniors Housing and Care Market Outlook
2/13/2017

2017 Seniors Housing and Care Market Outlook

The past 12 months have been quite eventful for the health care market, especially the seniors housing and care sector. There have been massive deals, real estate investment trust (REIT) divestitures...

Complete Your Continuum: The Top Three Factors Behind Successful Partnerships in Post-Acute Care
12/12/2016

Complete Your Continuum: The Top Three Factors Behind Successful Partnerships in Post-Acute Care

In a health care industry that is transitioning from a fee-for-service model to a value-based reimbursement system, hospitals are selling outcomes, not procedures. This shift has had a substantial...

Presidential Positions: Where the Candidates Stand on Health Care, Housing
10/7/2016

Presidential Positions: Where the Candidates Stand on Health Care, Housing

In seemingly every presidential election, we are told by pundits and politicos that this particular contest represents the starkest choice between two vastly opposed ideologies that we’ve seen...

Opportunities Abound: Health Care Tax-Exempt Capital Markets Update
8/10/2016

Opportunities Abound: Health Care Tax-Exempt Capital Markets Update

In an increasingly regulated health care industry with its fair share of challenges, organizations are always on the lookout for opportunities to access low-cost capital to improve and/or expand...

Care for All: Financing and Development Considerations for Affordable Assisted Living Facilities
6/13/2016

Care for All: Financing and Development Considerations for Affordable Assisted Living Facilities

Providing compassionate care to the elderly is a core tenet of our society. Unfortunately, there is currently a growing gap in the continuum of care spectrum for lower- to middle-income seniors. As...

A Shift in Care: Protecting Access to Medicare Act
4/8/2016

A Shift in Care: Protecting Access to Medicare Act

The Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA), like a lot of legislation, is based on a noble intention and is full of trade-offs, benefits and drawbacks. Overall, the Act aims to move the health care...

The Costs of Clinical Risk
2/5/2016

The Costs of Clinical Risk

The nursing home industry has often been described as one of the most regulated industries in the country. This is not surprising, as nursing homes care for the most fragile individuals within the...