Willging: Basically, assisted
living is a customer-focused approach to facility-based long term care, whereas nursing homes became very much government-focused largely because the government provides most of their funding.
Peck: Was the reason behind this that the Workgroup's recommendations tended to be relatively prescriptive compared with ALFA's stance favoring consumer-directed assisted
Living Concepts and its directors, executive officers, other members of its management, and employees may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from Assisted
Living's stockholders in favor of the proposed merger.
Among prominent dissenting groups were the Assisted
Living Federation of America, which preferred a more market-oriented stance, and the National Citizens' Coalition for Nursing Home Reform, which contended that the ALW's recommendations weren't generally tough enough.
Years ago, seniors who needed long term care and couldn't stay with adult children had few choices but to move into a nursing home, according to Sally Michael, president of the California Assisted
Living Association in Sacramento, Calif.
Articles have proliferated in the national press pointing to the downside of promising too much to the assisted
Jack Kevorkian's appeal of a Michigan Supreme Court ruling that said there is no constitutional right to assisted
Janet Forlini, Senior Vice-President/Director of Public Policy, Assisted
Living Federation of America (ALFA): I was a staff person for the U.
The 18-month, 381-page study was prepared by the Assisted
Living Workgroup, a coalition of nearly 50 member groups in the long term care industry, consumer advocates, regulators and accrediting bodies.
Even if you are for assisted
suicide, you can recognize this decision as the making of new law, which is not the function of the courts.
Forming a REIT or utilizing other innovative capital market methods of financing for these owners is about the only option for financing an Assisted
Living venture because traditional lenders are still holding back cash for this type of commercial property," Cavan said.
hatching is used to help the embryo hatch from its protective outer shell, the zona pellucida, and promote implantation in the uterine wall after embryo transfer.
Demand continues to soar, however, for a more complete continuum of elder care Recognizing these trends, officials of Sholom Community Alliance have responded with the Roitenberg Family Assisted
This may very well describe the financier in today's--and tomorrow's-- assisted
Essentially, these proposals would eliminate current laws banning assisted
suicide and create procedures, protocols, and safeguards to regulate its careful application to certain qualified, terminally ill people.