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Studies Find Certain Brain Functions May Continue to Improve With Age, Practice

Alzheimer’s disease is a national health crisis and increasing awareness about the disease is one of the goals of the LCS Foundation. As the number of individuals and families impacted by Alzheimer’s diseases increases, it is important to examine research that offers hope as we work toward the first survivor. Cognitive changes such as mild … Continued

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LCS earns a spot on the Iowa Top Workplaces list for 2021

LCS named an Iowa Top Workplace for the third consecutive year “This achievement would not be possible without the great participation and feedback we received from our employees,” said Joel Nelson, LCS President and CEO. “This award recognizes the exceptional culture we have at LCS and puts the spotlight on our organization’s strong commitment to … Continued

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Senior Living Industry Pivots Focus to Public Policy Efforts

Pandemic has highlighted the importance of proactive advocacy Senior living industry association Argentum is pivoting to focus more on public policy, particularly at the federal level, in light of the COVID-19 crisis. LCS and Sunrise Senior Living are among the organizations that have contributed annually to the fund. Click here to read the full story … Continued

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LCS Announces Employee COVID-19 Vaccine Policy

DES MOINES, Iowa. July 30, 2021 — Yesterday, LCS announced to its employees, community boards and owners, that the company is requiring all LCE (LCS Community Employment) community employees, LCS employees who are required to travel to communities, employees traveling on LCS company business, or whose primary work location is within a community to be … Continued

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LCS and LCS Foundation play important role in national initiative

Vision 2025 develops workforce leaders to address needs of an aging population As the U.S. population rapidly ages, the Vision 2025 initiative is designed to create leaders in the senior housing and care professions. LCS and the LCS Foundation play a significant role in addressing the needs of an aging population and the future workforce … Continued

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Students Pursuing Degrees in Senior Lifestyle Services Eligible LCS Foundation Ed and Sue Kenny Scholarship Applications Accepted Through November 1

DES MOINES, Iowa. July 1, 2021 — The LCS Foundation has announced it is now accepting applications for the 2021 Ed and Sue Kenny Scholarship through November 1, 2021. The scholarship is designed to promote the education and professional development of undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in the field of senior lifestyle services. … Continued

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LCS Hires Joe Weisenburger to Lead Business Development

DES MOINES, Iowa. June 15, 2021 — LCS, the nation’s second-largest senior living operator, announced today that Joe Weisenburger is joining the company as vice president, senior director of business development. Upon joining LCS on July 6, 2021, he will lead business development initiatives to grow top-line revenue for all business lines in the organization. … Continued

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EverClean 360º provides enhanced cleaning protocols to communities managed by Life Care Services

LCS Announces Partnership with P&G Professional DES MOINES, Iowa. June 9, 2021 — Senior living communities managed by Life Care Services will benefit from an enhanced cleaning partnership with P&G Professional. The latest offering from EverSafe 360°, An LCS Signature Experience, provides a framework for enhanced cleaning protocols. “LCS has always had a strong commitment … Continued

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Scholarship Awarded to Northwood University Student

Jaylynn Slabic Pursues Health Care Management Career DES MOINES, Iowa. June 8, 2021 — Northwood University (NU) has announced Jaylynn Slabic as a recipient of the LCS Foundation University Scholarship. Slabic is from Gladwin, Michigan, and graduated from Gladwin High School. She is a senior pursuing a Bachelor of Business Administration, majoring in health care … Continued

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