Date: Jul 23rd, 2014 3:00pm
Author: Ben Taylor

Matt McNeill, director of business development at Ecumen, has been selected as a member the LeadingAge 2015 Leadership Academy program. 

Date: Jul 23rd, 2014 11:33am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Ecumen is proud to be a partner in the important work of reducing the use of unnecessary antipsychotic drugs in all Minnesota nursing homes.

Date: Jul 22nd, 2014 10:26am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Recent research on Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is beginning to get lots of attention from mainstream media. Here’s a roundup of items over the past month that caught the attention of Dr. Tracy Tomac, Ecumen's consulting psychiatrist.

Date: Jul 21st, 2014 11:36am
Author: Jennifer Severson

Saturday's Star Tribune Business section featured an article about Ecumen's involvement in a private equity fund that invests in businesses focused on innovations for seniors.

Date: Jul 21st, 2014 11:16am
Author: Jennifer Severson

Retirement Wisdom, Ways to Say "Older," Minneapolis Project, Gus the Dog, and Aging in Place Survey Findings...

In case you missed out on the latest news, here are the blog posts our online visitors found most interesting last week:

Date: Jul 21st, 2014 8:00am
Author: Greta Erickson

The summer swelter is upon us and it’s important for seniors to take extra care during the hot and humid days ahead.

Here are 10 tips to stay cool and healthy through the heat:

Date: Jul 18th, 2014 11:48am
Author: Ecumen Communications

New venture fund seeks to bring valuable new products to marketplace.

Date: Jul 17th, 2014 4:08pm
Author: Ecumen Communications

When reporter Ina Jaffe started covering aging for National Public Radio, she quickly learned how sensitive older people are about how they are referred to in the media.  This prompted NPR to do a survey to find out what older adults want to be called.

Date: Jul 16th, 2014 3:00pm
Author: Greta Erickson

As out of town visitors saw during All Star Week, Minneapolis is a pretty cool place. What it lacks, however, is cool senior housing in a primetime location such as the Mill City Neighborhood on the Mississippi.

Date: Jul 16th, 2014 10:34am
Author: Ecumen Communications

Survey after survey affirms that the vast majority of people plan to age in their own homes rather than downsizing or moving to retirement communities.  And most experts tend to agree it’s a worthy goal — but one that requires a lot of preparation.