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 fully vaccinated by October 16, 2021. The company is also encouraging its third-party managed communities to adopt its vaccine policy.
According to Joel Nelson, president and CEO at LCS, “The focus of the LCS signature experience, EverSafe 360, is the company’s passionate commitment to providing an industry-leading experience focused on enhancing the wellbeing, security, and safety of residents and employees. We believe that the COVID-19 vaccination is essential in that work and helps mitigate the spread of the virus.”