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The Rewards, Challenges, and Opportunities for a CFO in Senior Living – Part I

A conversation with Diane Bridgewater, Executive Vice President/Chief Financial and Administrative Officer at LCS The senior living industry has and will continue to see tremendous growth. With it come many rewards, new opportunities, increasing complexities and financial pressures to overcome. Diane Bridgewater, executive vice president/chief financial and administrative officer at LCS® and recent recipient of … Continued

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Diane Bridgewater Recieves Deloitte CFO of the Year Award

Congratulations to Diane Bridgewater, executive vice president/chief financial and administrative officer for LCS. Diane was selected by the Business Record as the Deloitte CFO of the Year. Nominees for the award were judged on two criteria: significant achievement and success within their profession and company, and personal and professional reputation showing high ethical standards. Click … Continued

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The Election Impact: Issues at Stake and the Future of Senior Living – Part 2

A conversation with Ed Kenny, Chairman and CEO of LCS With the presidential election now upon us, the “commander in chief” of the LCS Family of Companies addresses hot-button issues impacting senior living. In this second of a two-part series, Ed Kenny talks about the good, the not so good, and challenges and opportunities ahead … Continued

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The Election Impact: Issues at Stake and the Future of Senior Living – Part 1

A conversation with Ed Kenny, Chairman and CEO of LCS With the presidential election just days away, the “commander in chief” of the LCS Family of Companies addresses hot-button issues impacting senior living. In this two-part series, Ed Kenny talks about the good, the not so good, and challenges and opportunities ahead for the senior … Continued

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Reversing the Trend of Senior Living Occupancy Decline

How one community went from 76% to 100% sold. When Life Care Services began managing Capital Manor in 2010, the community had low occupancy and was financially challenged. Capital Manor’s leadership and Board understood that building occupancy and reversing their downward trend required a solid plan and a management partner who understood how to successfully … Continued

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Alzheimer’s Research Brings Hope

The fourth installment of the LCS Alzheimer’s Speaker Series featured Dean M. Hartley, Ph. D., director of science initiatives, Alzheimer’s Association. Dr. Hartley shared information about the challenges of fighting the disease and promising research. The Speaker Series concludes on August 2 with Susan Callison, program specialist, Alzheimer’s Association Greater Iowa Chapter. Susan will present Know … Continued

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10 Ways to Love Your Brain

Thank you Susan Callison, program specialist at the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Iowa Chapter, for presenting 10 Ways to Love Your Brain at today’s LCS Speaker Series. Join us for the next session, The Basics, on Tuesday, July 5, noon-1 p.m. in the Register Media Community Room, first floor, Capital Square, Des Moines, Iowa. The event is free … Continued

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