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Five Points to a Successful Post-Acute Care Strategy

Join the conversation at the LeadingAge Annual Meeting and EXPO! Knowing how to achieve and maintain your community’s Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rating is paramount to the success of your organization. At Life Care Services®, An LCS Company, optimizing quality outcomes and navigating the CMS Five-Star Rating System are things we do … Continued

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Monica Friedman Joins LCS as Chief Human Resources Officer

DES MOINES, Iowa. October 8, 2018— LCS announced today that Monica Friedman was hired as senior vice president and chief human resources officer, reporting to Joel Nelson, president and CEO. Most recently, she served as senior vice president of human resources for Nationwide and joins LCS on November 12, 2018. “We believe Monica’s in-depth experience … Continued

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LCS Makes Headway on Rental Portfolio Expansion, Increases Occupancy

One of the largest senior housing operators in the U.S. is moving forward with its previously announced plans to scale up its rental senior housing portfolio, and the effort now appears to be bearing fruit. Des Moines, Iowa-based Life Care Services, An LCS Company, is on track to open a minimum of 17 communities in the next … Continued

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LCS Acquires Brandon Wilde CCRC in Georgia

DES MOINES, Iowa. Sept. 5, 2018— LCS announced today the company acquired Brandon Wilde, a Life Plan Community formerly referred to as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) located in Evans, Georgia. LCS Real Estate facilitated the transaction and Life Care Services will provide management services; both are LCS companies. Financial details will not be … Continued

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Selling (No, Not Marketing) Senior Living Services!

Selling plays a critical role in the senior living industry and should be a top priority for every community. Supporting your sales team and bolstering their skills today can make the difference in successfully delivering on your community’s mission tomorrow. During the upcoming LeadingAge Florida Convention and Exposition, Mike Marlow, marketing and sales training manager … Continued

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LCS Acquires Arbor Glen CCRC in New Jersey

DES MOINES, Iowa. July 13, 2018— LCS announced today the company acquired Arbor Glen, a Life Plan Community, formerly referred to as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) located in Bridgewater, New Jersey. At time of closing, the community’s name changed from Arbor Glen to Laurel Circle. LCS Real Estate facilitated the transaction and Life … Continued

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LCS Closes $300 Million Equity Senior Housing Programmatic Joint Venture

DES MOINES, Iowa. July 2, 2018— LCS, the nation’s third largest senior housing operator, today announced the closing of the organization’s $300 million equity senior housing programmatic joint venture. LCS Real Estate will serve as sponsor of the joint venture (JV) and will partner with a large institutional investor to execute on the investment platform. … Continued

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LCS to Grow Rental Portfolio Amid ‘Significant’ Occupancy Gains

A major senior housing player is making good on its promise to grow its rental portfolio. Des Moines, Iowa-based LCS is one of the biggest senior housing operators in the country, as well as the largest third-party manager of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs). In January, the company named a new CEO in Joel Nelson, who voiced … Continued

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