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assisted living

(ə-sĭs′tĭd)
n.
A living arrangement in which people with special needs, especially seniors, live in a facility that provides help with everyday tasks such as bathing, dressing, and taking medication.
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assisted living

A living arrangement in which personal care services (e.g., meals, housekeeping, transportation, assistance with ADLs) are available as needed to people living on their own in a residential facility.
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as·sis·ted living

(ă-sis'tĕd liv'ing)
Type of living arrangement or accommodation in which personal care services (e.g., meals, housekeeping, and assistance with activities of daily living) are available to residents as needed; residents live on their own in the facility.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

assisted living

A group residence for adults, in which tenants live in individual apartments but receive some personal-care services, including shared meals, day and night supervision, assistance with medications, and other benefits, which vary according to state regulations.
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Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV purchased its first property in June 2016 and, as of the date of acquisition of Pinnacle Beaumont Assisted Living Facility, has since acquired a 2.8m-square-foot portfolio of 46 medical office buildings, senior housing facilities (including assisted living facilities) and skilled nursing facilities located in 17 states for an aggregate contract purchase price of approximately USD 555.6m.
The board of examiners has the authority to certify assisted living facility managers in conjunction with the Department of Health Services, which licenses the facilities, according to the Auditor General's office.
McFarland Villa Assisted Living is a 35-unit assisted living facility in McFarland; Racine Commons Assisted Living is a 74-unit assisted living facility in Racine;Riverview Village Senior Living is a 44-unit assisted living facility in Menomonee Falls and The Shores of Sheboygan Assisted Living is a 67-unit assisted living facility in Sheboygan.
Before the merger, ALC was the nation's sixth-biggest assisted living facility chain, according to the Assisted Living Facility of America.
38) that it is imperative to maintain a professional atmosphere within the nursing home or assisted living facility. When you look at the architecture of many long-term care facilities today, the common-area spaces tend to be much larger than anyone's home spaces, making homey decorations look ridiculous.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 22, 2016-Kennedy Funding Financial closes USD1.705m loan for assisted living facility
The acquired facilities include Heritage Assisted Living of Boise, a 100-unit assisted living facility in Boise, Idaho; Heritage Assisted Living of Twin Falls, a 70-unit assisted living facility in Twin Falls, Idaho; and Woodstone Assisted Living, an 85-unit assisted living facility also located in Twin Falls.
Formerly known as Ann-Way Assisted Living Facility, the previous owners were forced by the State Agency for Healthcare Administration to sell the facility and pay a large fine as their license was revoked for repeated poor inspections.
In 1991, the current owner purchased the service building that housed the common areas and a small Assisted Living facility and eight of the condos.
The national median salary of the typical assisted living facility administrator was $54,621 in 2004, up 3.8 percent from 2003, according to the seventh annual Assisted Living Salary & Benefits Report published by the Hospital and Healthcare Compensation Service.
During her stay there, Charlie came to our assisted living facility with his family and picked a lovely double suite for the two of them.

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