Tag: Ask the Expert

Understanding Legionella Risk and Water Management Programs in Senior Living

Legionnaires’ disease is on the rise in the United States, including in Senior Living buildings. Legionnaires’ disease is a serious type of pneumonia caused by Legionella bacteria, which live in water. An inadequately maintained water system in a building could provide an environment more conducive to bacterial growth, potentially putting residents and staff at risk.

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How to Select and Use Lift Slings

As many communities revamp their lift and transfer programs, now is a great time to begin thinking seriously about the slings you use. Our experts have put together a few tips to demystify some of the common questions.

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Defining Artificial Intelligence and its Role in Senior Living

Artificial Intelligence may be the biggest technology buzzword of 2018. But what does it actually mean, and what purpose can it serve in Senior Living? Direct Supply’s Managing Director of Innovation & Technology, Tom Paprocki, explains the different types of Artificial Intelligence and where AI can impact senior care.

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