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Get to know Chef O

Get to Know Chef O

By MLCommunications |

Bateman Community Spotlight: Get to Know Chef O When Fred Orton began his career with Bateman Community Living, he had one special person in mind: his grandma. She regularly received food from a meal delivery program and lived on the outskirts of their service delivery area. When she received a meal that didn’t travel well,…

Young Employee Saves Resident’s Life

By MLCommunications |

Eighteen-year old Lucas Bennett of North Aurora is credited with saving the life of a resident at GreenFields of Geneva earlier this year. The Waubonsie Community College student works as a dining room server for the senior living community. A resident in healthcare started choking on her food at dinner one evening, and the nursing…

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Becoming an Employer of Choice

By MLCommunications |

As successful senior communities develop their services to improve occupancy and build financial performance, it is imperative to focus on building an employer brand to attract, engage and retain top talent. This is extremely important when demand for talented staff is high and to maintain a consistent culture of excellence. Known for its focus on…

Learn How to Make Delicious Chickpea Muffins

By MLCommunications |

Watch Campbell Stone’s very own Chef Modesty Evelyn make delicious chickpea muffins for St. Patrick’s day. Download the Chickpea Muffin Recipe to follow along with the video.

Safety Tips for Seniors

By MLCommunications |

Our health and safety needs can dramatically change as we age. Knowing this and preparing for the future, older adults can benefit from simple lifestyle changes to stay safe, whether they have recently moved to a residential community or are living in the same house they’ve owned for decades. The following tips can help seniors…

Love Advice From Seniors

Love Advice From Seniors – Valentine’s Day VLOG

By MLCommunications |

Morrison Community Living sits down with some of our favorite couples to discuss tips for a long lasting and loving relationship. Share this with all of your friends. Happy Valentine’s day!

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Food Rules – Serving a Course of Education

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For rehabilitation clients, dining takes on urgency and adaptation, because food choices often need to change to ensure better health. For these clients, the clock is ticking: In their relatively short span of care, many must learn to change their diets for good. “It’s very much about education,” said John Rifkin, Senior Corporate Executive Chef for…

Senior Living Design Trends

5 Senior Living Design Trends We Love

By MLCommunications |

What solves problems, sells homes and can even make you smile? The answer is simple: good design. In senior living communities, design influences every aspect of the residents’ experience—from where they gather to the food they eat. Design is also a deciding factor when prospective residents and their families consider moving into a senior living community. Does…

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Morrison Community Summit: The Evolution of Senior Living Design

By MLCommunications |

Is your community looking to renovate or expand? Do you have a Design & Build strategy in place? Register now for the next Morrison Community Summit Educational Series webinar on insights and best practices tied to Design & Build. This engaging one-hour webinar will give access to industry practices and examples. To register for this webinar fill out the…

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7 ways baby boomers are changing senior living – FSD

By MLCommunications |

You might call it The Great Handoff. Today there are approximately 43 million Americans age 65 or older; by 2030, when the last of the baby-boomer generation (those born from 1946 to 1964) reaches 65, that number is estimated to surge to 71.5 million, or about 20 percent of the population, according to the U.S.…