Often an overlooked part of healthcare when it comes to information technology, assisted living communities need health IT tools more than ever thanks to rising acuity levels. One provider of senior housing and care has successfully used software to mitigate this growing challenge.

Assisted living communities are caring for residents with more complex healthcare needs than just a few years ago. In fact, some statistics say that 50 percent of the nation’s assisted living residents have three or more chronic conditions, and 42 percent of them have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

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