Senior Living Industry Preps for Dorian

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Senior Living Industry Preps for Dorian

NASA DorianThe southeast coast is a prime location for senior living communities. It’s also the path of Hurricane Dorian. This industry addresses the needs of the frail elderly. When a potential weather disaster such as Hurricane Dorian is on the horizon, …

Senior Communities Safely Evacuate

Fire graphicThe senior living industry continues to enhance its reputation for safe evacuations in the face of natural disasters. More and more senior communities are finding the need to evacuate due to fires, hurricanes and man-made disasters. From our perspective, the …

Senior Living Prepares for Storm Assaults

HurricaneHurricane season last year challenged the senior living industry with numerous evacuations and brought damage to many senior living communities in major metropolitan areas. Huge hurricanes created damaging winds, tornadoes and storm surge. Texas and Florida, major senior living areas, …

As Natural Disasters Hit, Crises Grow

Fire graphicFire season is in full swing in Northern California as seen in this CNN report. Summer last year was quite a challenging time for the senior living industry and other businesses as hurricanes and wild fires blew through the …

Fire Season Ups Need for Crisis Mitigation

Fire graphicA number of regions in the country are entering fire season. Today it begins for the North Cascade District of Oregon. They are not alone. Fires have already started in California and Colorado. All indications are that it will …

SL Hiring Crisis Portends Comm Crisis

A recently released workforce study of the senior living industry in Wisconsin shows how desperate providers are to find staff. The Long-Term Care Workforce Crisis: A 2018 Report, according to Senior Housing News, says “Approximately 30% of Wisconsin’s …

Saving Reputation Means Saving Revenues

A virus rages through a senior living community. Numerous residents and staff fall ill, and some are taken to the hospital.  The community has to postpone move-ins and turn away visitors. Amidst the pandemonium, little thought is given to saving …

Media Misunderstandings Aggravate Senior Living Crises

A crisis is a challenge for any organization. It can be even more so for senior living providers, because most media know little about senior living and the people it serves.  For example, many don’t realize that independent living and …

Crisis at Your Senior Living Company

It’s 11:00 pm on Saturday night and a crisis threatens your senior living company. Now you can immediately turn to the nation’s leading senior living public relations firm for help. SL Crisis Mitigation, a division of Goldman & Associates, …

A Crisis at Your Senior Living Community

You’ve just had a crisis at one of your senior living communities and the news media has found out. This is normally when your crisis communication plan should be pulled out and acted on. You no longer have the luxury …