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Linked Senior and Technology Powerhouse CDW are announcing a new Marketing & Distribution Partnership

WASHINGTON DC, Monday February 6th 2017: – Linked Senior (www.linkedsenior.com), the leading life enrichment platform for the senior care market, and CDW Corporation (Nasdaq: CDW) a leading provider of technology solutions and services to business, government, education and healthcare, today … Continue reading

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Life Enrichment Benefits All of Your Patients – Not Just Those with Dementia

Watching someone’s health or memory start to decline, or witnessing a family member struggling with dementia can be troubling at best. Making the decision to find them a place to life that offers assistance can also be stressful – not … Continue reading

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Life Enrichment Is Good for Care – and for Your Bottom Line

Better-run retirement communities realize the benefits – both to residents and to the community – of giving more control to residents over choices and programming. This is known as life enrichment. By setting a goal is to deliver care that … Continue reading

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Linked Senior retains Communitech, llc to drive growth-focused marketing strategy and execution

WASHINGTON DC, FEBRUARY, 10, 2016: – Linked Senior (www.linkedsenior.com), the leading web-based dementia engagement platform for the senior care market, announces that it has retained the services of CommuniTech, LLC (www.ctechrocks.com) and its president, Pam Selker Rak to guide its … Continue reading

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New CMS focused dementia care tools for surveyors

On November 27th 2015, CMS issued a new survey and certification memo, based on the Focused Dementia Care Survey Pilot in 2014 and the 2015 initiative to test the survey type in a few more states. This new survey type … Continue reading

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Dementia care, an increased compliance risk

CMS has been changing education related to F-Tags and SNF leaders may not have had enough exposure to the new CMS updated survey guidance and its interpretive guidelines that went into effect Nov. 26, 2014. CMS has recently published memos … Continue reading

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Linked Senior releases its engagement and behavior management dashboard

Linked Senior, the leading web based dementia engagement platform for the senior care market, announced today the release of its engagement & behavior management dashboard. With this new product, a provider will now be able to manage all life enrichment … Continue reading

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Dementia and the Five Star rating system

Nursing homes are seeing a lot of changes related to compliance and dementia this year. Starting with the change in five star ratings that now incorporates dementia related quality measures, more change is on its way that might increase risk … Continue reading

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Engagement to support motivation & purpose in dementia

“I used to enjoy painting, but I often lack motivation. If I start, I usually keep going and am happy doing it. It takes a lot to get me started though.” (George) Lack of motivation and apathy are frequent problems … Continue reading

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4 empirical components of QOL in dementia engagement

The goal of dementia engagement & programming is to achieve the maximum highest quality of life for people living with cognitive impairments. The challenge in dementia care often lies in finding evidence based interventions or programs that target specific and … Continue reading

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