Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Not-for-Profit Sponsorship Transitions: 2018 Year in Review

Friday, February 15, 2019
With several recent high-profile mergers and affiliations announced in early 2019 (Acts Retirement-Life Communities & Integrace; Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society & Sanford Health), the not-for-profit sponsorship transition activity cont...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance- Ziegler Education, Research and Thought Leadership in 2019

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
For many years, Ziegler has been committed to offering senior living providers and industry professionals high-caliber educational and networking opportunities, and this year is no exception. In 2019, Ziegler’s Senior Living finance practice will...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: SNAPSHOT! Senior Living Stats and More

Friday, February 1, 2019

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler CFO Hotline℠: Technology Spending in Senior Living

Friday, January 25, 2019
For the third time since 2012, Ziegler has surveyed senior living CFOs about their spending across various categories of technology adoption (telehealth, electronic medical records, brain health technologies to name a few). Last week, Ziegler rele...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The Annual “Look Behind…And Look Ahead”: Part II- Key 2019 Trends

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
In last week’s issue of Z-News, we took a look behind at what 2018 offered; what the state of the capital lending market presented itself to be for those seeking tax-exempt bond financings and for those opting for bank credit. This week’s issue ta...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The Annual “Look Behind…And Look Ahead”: Senior Living Finance Activity

Thursday, January 10, 2019
As we look back at 2018, and prepare for what the capital markets has to offer in 2019, we reflect back on a year overall that provided senior living organizations with slightly higher rates than recent years, but still competitive borrowing rates...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Life Plan Communities: Regional Occupancy Performance by Care Segment

Friday, December 21, 2018
Ziegler invited our colleagues at NIC to contribute to this week’s Ziegler Z-News article and share their expert perspective to the latest occupancy figures for Life Plan Communities (Continuing Care Retirement Communities) by region, by level of...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The Largest Not-for-Profit Single-Site Providers

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Ziegler and LeadingAge recently released the 15th Edition of the LeadingAge Ziegler 200 report. In addition to ranking the largest not-for-profit multi-site senior living providers, the report also shares results of a survey of the largest 150 not...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Examining Revenue Diversification Strategies

Thursday, December 6, 2018
Many not-for-profit senior living providers are exploring ways to diversify revenue streams to largely combat pressures stemming from the skilled nursing side of our business. We know that skilled nursing occupancy is at record lows and that skill...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Financial Ratios for Life Plan Communities: 2018 Updates

Friday, November 30, 2018
Coinciding with the LeadingAge Annual Meeting a few weeks ago, CARF released the 2018 edition of the CARF Financial Ratios & Trend Analysis. Ziegler’s own Amy Castleberry, along with representatives from Baker Tilly, have partnered with CARF Inter...