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White Papers for Argentum Senior Living Supplier Directory

  • Person-Centered Care Ideals and Practicality in Senior LivingBy

    A critical component of the shift in our care culture is including the people that interact most closely with older adults in a caregiving role. Staff that are most hands-on with older adults need to be empowered to think and act beyond the "regs" and checklists that are so prominent in care...
  • Giving Independence Back to Residents through Dignified DiningBy

    As decreased abilities and increased dietary restrictions become more prevalent in the aging population, mealtimes can become uncomfortable or even a struggle, especially for those who have difficulty eating or using utensils. This can cause a cycle of poor nutrition, and studies have found that...
  • Paragon Village Senior Living Campus Case StudyBy

    Paragon Village is a multifamily senior residential rental apartment facility located in Mount Olive, New Jersey. The facility consists of 70 independent living units and 73 assisted living units in two residential buildings. The prior owner was unable to achieve occupancy sufficient to...
  • How Cleaner Air = Healthier Workers, Students, and PatientsBy

    Up to 20 percent of U.S. residents are infected during flu season, which starts in the fall and peaks in January and February, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). When the season hits, it wreaks havoc on businesses, schools and other places that have shared spaces.
  • The Changing Landscape of Nursing Home Five-Star RatingsBy

    Nursing homes that participate in the federal Medicare or Medicaid programs are measured against a set of quality ratings, collectively referred to as the Five-Star Quality Rating. Established by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in December 2008, the Five-Star rating is an...
  • Senior Living Design TrendsBy

    The traditional drab nursing home is no longer acceptable. A high level of care in a setting with the comforts of a home are now the benchmark.
  • Boomers in Transition: What's Next In Unit Design?By

    AG Architecture has spearheaded an information gathering initiative via a 2018-2019 survey series in order to support the design of innovative senior living communities across the country. The focus is understanding the question everyone is asking right now — What do Boomers want? We know this...
  • Attention: Hospitality and Facility Managers Do You Have Bed Bugs?By

    Bed bugs are here to stay. With today's ability to travel the world and the fact that these bugs are the ultimate hitch-hiker, you are only as good as your last tenant, guest or visitor. Using Eradi-Flo bed bug heaters, you can effectively kill them using the electrical service available in your...