PRESS RELEASE: Memory Care: (Unfortunately) A Hot Market

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Grossman, Event Coordinator
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NORWALK, CT – October 3, 2013 Senior Living Business Interactive will host an important webcast on Thursday, October 24, 2013, at 1:00 PM ET, to address the existing memory care inventory available today, which is a fraction of the number that will be need in the near future. Whether constructing a stand-alone facility or repurposing a cluster of existing units to memory care, developers and providers alike are recognizing the opportunity for organizational growth while fulfilling a greatly increasing need. But operating a memory care facility—or repurposing independent living units or an assisted living wing into memory care—is not as easy as you may think. Resident safety, staff training, amenities, activities…even technological tools all differ for this category of residents.

Michael Smith, Executive Director at Alzheimer’s Research Center of Connecticut will moderate the webcast. He will pose topical questions such as: Should you add a memory care facility or wing—what’s really involved? What does a memory care program cost, and what can you charge? Can a memory care program enhance underutilized properties? What are the hallmarks of a vibrant memory care environment? How do you minimize risk to residents and to your organization?

Our hand-selected panel of experts will address all these issues and more—and answer any pressing questions that the audience chooses to submit. Our experts include: Michelle Egerer, Senior Vice President–Operations, Communities, Silverado Senior Living; Letitia Jackson, VP of Health Services/Programs, Senior Star at Wexford Place; Curtis King, Vice President, Herbert J. Sims & Co. and Eric McRoberts, Partner, RLPS Architects.

Senior Living Business Interactive is produced by Irving Levin Associates, Inc. Founded in 1948, Irving Levin Associates, Inc. is the leading publisher of newsletters, reports and online data on mergers and acquisitions in the seniors housing and health-care industries. Irving Levin Associates invites you to take part in this don’t-miss webcast and find out about the need for memory care living spaces, their design, and the risks associated with them. Our expert panelists will share their knowledge and experience, along with their advice on building, designing, and the financing new memory care facilities.

“Memory Care: (Unfortunately) A Hot Market,” hosted by Senior Living Business Interactive, is expected to generate a stimulating discussion. If you’re interested in memory care, then you won’t want to miss this webcast on Thursday, October 24, at 1:00 pm ET.

Please visit www.levinassociates.com/conferences/13109b-online-conference or call 800-248-1668 for more information about this interactive webcast.

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