Labor & Workforce

Messiah Lifeways Creatively Combats Workforce Pressures With Robotic Resources

MECHANICSBURG, PA—Despite ongoing, industry-wide workforce pressures resulting from the COVID pandemic, Messiah Lifeways is committed to thinking creatively about how it can ensure that team member shortages do not impact the level of high-quality care, service and satisfaction it provides community members. Currently, they’re exploring the possibilities that exist in …

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Juniper Communities Certified as a Great Place to Work®

Bloomfield, NJ—Juniper Communities, a leading provider of senior living communities, has been recognized and received certification as a Great Place to Work®. The certification process by Great Place to Work and its senior care partner, Activated Insights, involved surveying all of the employees from across Juniper Communities’ locations, and evaluating …

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Springpoint Certified as a Great Place to Work®

WALL TOWNSHIP, NJ—Great Place to Work Institute and its senior care partner Activated Insights have honored Springpoint with the certification as a Great Place to Work. Springpoint is the mid-Atlantic’s leading senior living organization, with over 2,000 employees serving 4,000 seniors throughout New Jersey and Delaware. “We applaud Springpoint for …

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Alexandria Mayor Honors Nurses, Skilled Nursing Care at Woodbine Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center

ALEXANDRIA, VA—As part of the Alexandria community’s celebration of National Nurses Week and National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW)—and recognizing that May was Older Americans Month—Mayor Justin Wilson visited Woodbine Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center to issue a proclamation expressing the city’s support of these initiatives and its appreciation for both …

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International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners Announces Certified Montessori Dementia Care Professional Certification

International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners, a globally recognized organization, announced a new innovative approach to care of elders with a diagnosis of Dementia. The Montessori Dementia Care Professional curriculum and certification called CMDCP® Certified Montessori Dementia Care Professional® will change the way care is provided by staff and health care professionals. The …

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UMRC & Porter Hills Launches Commitment Bonus Program

Senior living organization United Methodist Retirement Communities (UMRC) & Porter Hills recently announced the launch of a commitment bonus program for its eligible team members. The UMRC & Porter Hills corporate board approved $5.2 million to support retention efforts of the organization’s workforce; in particular, caregivers and those who provide …

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