The Benefits of Alternating Senior Meal Plans

Posted in Blog on September 21, 2023

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Meals are a daily highlight for many assisted and independent living residents. Routine tasks like attending communal dinners and receiving meal deliveries allow residents to make new friends and socialize with staff. They can also enrich their health and minds by exploring new foods and cuisines. These seemingly simple actions can significantly impact residents’ overall well-being and quality of life. Communities can optimize resident dining experiences by alternating resident meal plans. This process involves strategically creating Read More »

3 Senior Care Staffing Shortage Solutions You Should Consider

Posted in Blog on September 21, 2023

food on a plate at senior living community

Attentive and compassionate staff play a crucial role in delivering quality senior care services. The best employees memorize every resident’s allergies and dietary preferences, ensuring that everyone gets the perfect meal. Many older adults also enjoy socializing with friendly staff as they take orders, deliver delicious food, and chat about the latest community happenings. This level of personalized care can transform meals from a boring routine into an engaging dining experience. However, an industry-wide staffing Read More »

What Is a Cycle Menu and How Does It Work For Senior Living?

Posted in Blog on September 7, 2023

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What Is a Cycle Menu and How Does It Work for Senior Living? More and more older adults are choosing to move into senior living communities. For many of them, full-service dining options are an alluring option. Seniors enjoy the convenience of on-site dining and the social aspects of sharing a meal with friends and neighbors. At the same time, senior living community residents don’t want to sacrifice food quality. They want a variety of Read More »

Investing in Senior Living Technology for Optimal Dining Experiences

Posted in Blog on August 16, 2023

The senior living industry is rapidly growing and embracing new technology solutions. While many often associate senior care technology primarily with medical advancements, dining services are also seeing a digital revolution. With the integration of cutting-edge technology, dining operations in senior living communities can transform, ensuring a seamless experience for both residents and staff. See how adding the latest senior living technology to your kitchen and dining operations can bring benefits to both your residents Read More »

Choosing the Best POS System for Senior Living

Posted in Blog on August 9, 2023

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Senior living communities are an increasingly popular choice for older adults. Residents choosing a community look for a wide variety of services and amenities to make their lives simple, comfortable and pleasant. Though meeting these expectations might sound like tall asks, they can be easily met by utilizing various assisted living technologies that offer residents accessible platforms to manage everything from monthly plans for meals to spending accounts for on-site shops. All that senior living Read More »

6 Ways To Improve Your Senior Dining Experience

Posted in Blog on August 3, 2023

dining table in a senior living community

Senior living communities have seen a surge of new residents over the past several years. As the U.S. population ages, demand for excellent senior living solutions is expected to grow. New communities are being developed to meet the demand, and many existing organizations are evaluating their services to better address the needs of current and prospective residents. The Importance of the Dining Experience One of the major factors for families and potential residents  when choosing an assisted Read More »

Innovative Solutions for Senior Living Dining Services

Posted in Blog on August 1, 2023

Advances in technology are continually enabling senior living communities to provide better standards of life for their residents, with the latest innovations streamlining the dining experience for residents and staff alike. Senior living menus and dining rooms are no longer consigned to a trail of paperwork, tracking everything from allergies to meal plans. Instead, these services are transitioning to point-of-sale systems that accurately track food ordered, services provided, residents' needs and so much more. The Read More »

Benefits of Technology in Senior Living Communities

Posted in Blog on July 26, 2023

senior living technology

Modernizing and upgrading technology in senior living communities offers myriad benefits in the daily lives of residents and staff alike. Along with creating a great environment for residents, technology geared toward improving each resident's overall experience and quality of life is one key to many assisted or independent living solutions for seniors. From simplified meal planning to more efficient staff workflows, there are many ways modern assisted living technologies support staff and offer personalized care to enhance Read More »

Assisted Living Technology: What You Need To Know

Posted in Blog on July 19, 2023

senior living dining

Quality dining experiences are essential for residents' well-being and can significantly improve their daily lives. Assisted living technologies that streamline the process and allow for a wide range of nutritious, delicious meals can enhance their dining experience. What Is Assisted Living Technology? There are many types of assisted living technologies that can alleviate the problems faced by residents in senior living communities or simply make residents' daily activities easier and more enjoyable. Assisted living technology can include Read More »

Improving Resident Satisfaction With Assisted Living Technology

Posted in Blog on July 12, 2023

senior living resident dining

Resident satisfaction is central to the success of an assisted living community. That satisfaction is dependent on various factors, like the quality of care, socialization opportunities, dining experience, staff interactions, and living conditions. The dining experience in senior living communities is crucial because it includes much more than just providing residents with daily meals. It presents an opportunity to encourage residents to adopt healthy eating habits, socialize with others, prioritize their overall well-being, and enhance Read More »