NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

COVID-19  |  Senior Housing  |  Skilled Nursing  |  healthcare

The COVID Effect: Fall Conference Explores Strengthening Ties Between Healthcare & Housing

By: NIC  |  September 22, 2020

The question of whether senior living should include a healthcare component is no longer up for debate. The COVID crisis has shown in the most dramatic way possible that elderly residents not only need to be kept safe from infection, but also need access to reliable healthcare providers.

COVID-19  |  Senior Housing  |  healthcare

Pandemic Strengthens Link Between Healthcare and Housing

By: NIC  |  July 09, 2020

Health system takes equity stake in senior living project

Senior Housing  |  healthcare  |  medicare

New Solution Taps Healthcare Dollars to Fund On-Site Services

By: NIC  |  June 11, 2020

Pandemic underscores impact of social determinants of health Before the pandemic hit three months ago, one of the hottest industry topics was the social determinants of health. Recognition has been growing over the last several years that a huge amount of healthcare costs is driven by people’s lives outside of the doctor’s office. Factors such as food insecurity, isolation, and lack of access to services are just a few of the social elements that contribute to healthcare outcomes. A frail elder without social support is unlikely to manage the intricacies of a complex healthcare system.

COVID-19  |  Senior Housing  |  healthcare  |  telehealth

Pandemic Bolsters Long-Term Healthcare Trends

By: NIC  |  May 21, 2020

Healthcare trends emerging prior to the pandemic are now expected to accelerate as the impact of the disease outbreak unfolds.