Category Archives: Senior Living

On the Rise: Abuse and Rape in Nursing Homes

Join our Senior Risk Management Consultant and Business Development Director, Barbara Peterson, for a complimentary webinar on abuse and rape in nursing homes on Thursday, April 27 at 2:00pm EST. She will discuss symptoms and physical signs of sexual abuse, as well as regulations for the investigation process. Participants will learn effective techniques to: Identify […]

Violence in the Workplace – Are You Protected?

Violence in our society does not only occur outside the workplace, as each year many employees are victims and perpetrators of violent acts. Homicides have become the third leading cause of fatal occupational injuries in the United States. Employers must endeavor to prevent the serious problem of workplace violence in an effort to protect employees […]

Join AssuredPartners NL and Risk Management Solutions at the OHCA Convention

The annual Ohio Health Care Convention will be held May 1 – 4 at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. AssuredPartners NL and Risk Management Solutions will each have a booth on the expo floor.  Our Risk Management Solutions team member, Barbara Peterson, will present – Memory Care Steps and Strategies to Minimize Risk […]

Why Senior Living Communities are Going Green

Not only do senior living communities want to go green for the environment and the economic savings, the residents want to go green as well. Going green is becoming the new norm and will become the standard in the future.   Seniors who live in green communities enjoy the environmentally-friendly buildings as they offer airy spaces, […]

The AHCA: What Employers Can Expect

On March 6, 2017, the House Ways and Means Committee and the House Energy and Commerce Committee, each released budget reconciliation bills. These pieces of legislation are part of the House Republican’s American Health Care Act (AHCA), the legislation designed to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  On March 9, the recommendations cleared […]

Tips to Prepare for a Cyber Security Disaster

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) advised earlier this year that long-term care providers should incorporate cyber security into their emergency preparedness plans. Providers can benefit by adopting an “all-hazards approach” to alleviating cyber attacks. According to CMS, the all-hazards approach will allow providers to “focus on a full spectrum of emergencies or […]

How to Identify Tax Season Phishing Scams

It comes as no surprise that there is fraud during tax season. This year, the IRS is warning businesses of a recurring e-mail phishing scheme directly targeting businesses. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said this is one of the most dangerous email phishing scams they’ve seen in a long time and it can result in the […]

CNA Webinar: Aging Services 2016 Claim Report

Recently we reported that CNA released their 2016 Aging Services Claim Report, which is a collection of data from 2011-2015, that analyzes senior living professional liability closed claims. Authors of the publication, Ellen Wodika and Patricia Harmon, will lead a webinar discussing closed claims related to professional liability, commercial, cyber liability and automobile exposures arising […]

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