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LCS Hosts Inaugural New Board Member Orientation

The inaugural LCS New Board Member Orientation took place on November 13-14, 2018 at the LCS corporate offices in Des Moines, Iowa. LCS is the nation’s second largest provider of senior housing and the largest operator of Life Plan Communities. Forty board members representing 20 Not-for-Profit, Life Plan Communities in 12 states attended the two-day … Continued

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LCS Announces New Senior Living Community in Bridgewater, New Jersey

LCS Expands The Delaney® Brand and Starts Construction on 5th Senior Living Development DES MOINES, Iowa. December 3, 2018 — LCS announced today the closing of financing and start of construction for The Delaney of Bridgewater. The community will be a 262,000 square-foot Class A senior living community located in Bridgewater, New Jersey that will provide a … Continued

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The Future of Post-Acute Care in Senior Living

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 every day. In fact, 90% of the health centers managed by … Continued

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Six Communities Managed by Life Care Services Named as Best Workplaces™ for Aging Services

Life Care Services congratulates the following communities for their commitment to creating outstanding workplaces by Great Place to Work®. Pomperaug Woods, Southbury, Connecticut The Forum at Rancho San Antonio, Cupertino, California La Costa Glen, Carlsbad, California Morningside of Fullerton, Fullerton, California Stoneridge Creek, Pleasanton, California University Village Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks, California “Collaborative relationships create … 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 disclosed. … Continued

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2018 Choice Community Award Winners Announced

Several communities managed by Life Care Services were announced first round of 2018 Choice Community Award Winners recognized by Holleran Consulting. The designation recognizes communities for their outstanding employee and resident engagement. “These communities boast strong cultures of employee and resident engagement where employees feel their workplaces honor them, and residents feel they are supported … Continued

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For Provider Of Senior Housing, Attracting The Right Employees Is Key

As one of the three largest US providers of managed housing for seniors, Life Care Services must attract and retain a workforce of nearly 23,000 people to run its 140 retirement communities nationwide. It’s a huge and growing market. The number of US citizens age 65 and older will reach 78 million by the year 2033, at … 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. Life … Continued

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