Silversphere

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Karen O'Hara

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How Technology Improves Senior Living Satisfaction

Posted by Karen O'Hara

December 1, 2018 8:00:00 AM EST

Resident satisfaction is crucial for senior living executives working to create thriving communities. Satisfied residents lead to more referrals, which leads to a steady income. However, it can be an immense challenge to track true satisfaction in the senior living industry. So, how can technology play a role in creating and measuring satisfaction?

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Topics: Senior Care Technology, Emergency Call System, Silversphere

Happier Senior Living Communities with Safer Residents

Posted by Karen O'Hara

November 1, 2018 8:00:00 AM EDT

Running a senior living community may raise a copious amount of concerns, but above all of these, the number one priority is resident safety. When a new resident joins a community, safety can be of an even greater concern. Without fully knowing an individual, you may not yet be aware of all their specific needs or limitations.

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Topics: Resident Wellness, Senior Living

The Importance of Engagement in Resident Retention

Posted by Karen O'Hara

October 20, 2018 8:00:00 AM EDT

Senior living communities spend months trying to figure out how to attract new residents. Sales and marketing teams work trying to understand a residents’ needs and how they can offer solutions to those needs. Eventually, the new resident and their family decide that it is time to make the move into a senior living community, putting their trust in the community to take care of their loved one. After a considerable amount of effort by the sales team on the front end, they have successfully attracted a new resident, but what has the rest of the community done to prepare for this move in? It is vital that a senior living community put just as much effort into resident retention as they did in getting seniors into their community.

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Topics: Resident Wellness, Social Interaction

The Use Of E-Call Pendants and Resident Well-Being

Posted by Karen O'Hara

June 1, 2018 8:00:00 AM EDT

There are various benefits to using e-call pendants for residents’ well-being and safety. At Silversphere, safety and security are one of our primary objectives. This can be seen in the implementation and training of call systems in use with data access and management. These variables all go hand in hand with the safety of seniors worldwide. What other factors push pendants into being an astounding safety feature?

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Topics: Emergency Call System, Resident Wellness