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A comprehensive federal agenda for older adult nutrition can help support active aging

Active Aging Leading, connecting and defining the active aging industry since 2001. ICAA provides world class information, education, resources and tools to help health and wellness professionals be more successful with their clients age 50 plus

Tao of Lifestyle Growth Part 4: Engagement

"How do you define that buzz word “engagement”? We all know the text-book definition…simply the act of participating or being involved but on a deeper level, what does that really mean? How do you make engagement meaningful and have the greatest impact on the wellbeing of individuals working and living in the community?"

Tao of Lifestyle Growth Part 3: Powerful Communication

"Tao of Lifestyle Growth Part 3: Powerful Communication "

Physical activity and good nutrition important for vaccine response

"The availability of vaccines for COVID-19 is a welcome relief for older adult communities continuing to battle the global pandemic. As you work to schedule and communicate about vaccine clinics, remember to reinforce the importance of physical activity and good nutrition to support vaccine effectiveness. Here’s why. "

The Tao of Lifestyle Growth Part one Kaizen: Small Steps

"Tao or dao is a Chinese word signifying the way, path, route or road. Masterpiece Living will be offering a four-part blog series on “The Tao of Lifestyle Growth,” discussing coaching and its role in senior living. "

The Tao of Lifestyle Growth PART TWO Artful Listening

"Tao or dao is a Chinese word signifying the way, path, route or road. Masterpiece Living will be offering a four-part blog series on “The Tao of Lifestyle Growth,” discussing coaching and its role in senior living. "

US Healthy People 2030 includes goals for older adults

"The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently released Healthy People 2030, (https://health.gov/healthypeople) which sets “data-driven national objectives to improve health and well-being over the next decade.”"

Are you ready for value-based care?

"If you are a healthcare provider, your payment model is likely to soon shift from a focus on volume to a focus on value, if this shift has not already occurred. "

Showcasing your fitness program: Beyond the bricks and mortar

"Demonstrating your senior living community’s dedication to helping residents live well requires more than making a quick stop in your fitness center on a tour with a prospective client. Simply showcasing the physical space cannot reveal all the programs and services that your community deploys to support active aging for your residents or demonstrate your overall culture of wellness."

Celebrate the International Day of Older Persons to support active aging and take action on malnutrition

"October 1, 2020, marked the 30th anniversary of International Day of Older Persons (IDOP), and this year’s observance highlighted the healthcare workforce with special recognition given to nurses and the role of women."

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