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Erickson Living News

Erickson Living Plans New Senior Living Community in the Braddock District

Sep 18, 2017

The community aims to respond to record demand for senior housing in Fairfax County

Fairfax, Virginia (Sept. 18, 2017)— Today, Erickson Living ® announced an opportunity to bring a second senior living community to Fairfax County, this time in the Braddock District.  

Erickson Living has entered into an agreement to purchase the approximately 78-acre Northern Virginia Training Center (NVTC) site from the Commonwealth of Virginia. This will be Erickson Living’s second age-restricted continuing care retirement community in Fairfax County. The company’s first...

Erickson Living Kicks Off Hurricane Harvey Employee Relief Fund with $2 Million Donation

Sep 3, 2017

Teamwork and True Community Abounds at Eagle’s Trace

While thousands of people throughout the country are responding to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Erickson Living , developer and manager of Eagle’s Trace retirement community in West Houston, Texas, is no exception. In an effort to provide direct support to many of the 500+ Eagle’s Trace staff members and their families, Erickson Living has established the Eagle’s Trace Employee Relief Fund.

“This unprecedented storm has brought tremendous personal challenges to Eagle’s Trace staff, including the loss of...

Ashby Ponds Now the Largest Developing Continuing Care Retirement Community in the Nation

Jul 13, 2017

Erickson Living meeting demand for senior housing in

Northern Virginia

Ashburn, Va. – July 13, 2017 – This month, Ashby Ponds, an Erickson Living developed and managed community in Ashburn, Va. celebrates the opening of its tenth residential building – Cherry Blossom Square. Coupled with the upcoming opening of two more residential buildings, Birch Point and Cypress Ridge, the Erickson Living community in Ashburn, Va. is now the largest developing continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in the nation – based on total residences being developed (according to data compiled from the National Investment...

Students Find Scholastic Encouragement Through Erickson Living Communities

Jul 11, 2017

Residents, Staff and Community Partners Provide High School Student-Workers

a Boost Toward Excellence Through Education

BALTIMORE, Md. – July 11, 2017 – With the cost of higher education rising, high school students often elect not to attend college unless financial support is available. To help make the dream of college a reality and to provide a future pathway for success, the residents, staff and community partners at 17 Erickson Living communities recently donated more than $2.3 million as a part of local Student Scholarship Fund Campaigns. This spirit of generosity is now...

Erickson Living Named by Computerworld to 2017 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

Jun 15, 2017

Innovative IT Work Environment Sets Standard in Senior Housing Industry

BALTIMORE, MD. – June 15, 2017 – Erickson Living, a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities, today announced that Computerworld magazine has selected it as one of the Best Places to Work in IT for 2017. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 14 among large organizations, and recognized for having dynamic and rewarding environments for its information technology (IT) professionals.

“We are thrilled to be selected for the seventh consecutive year as a premier organization...

Erickson Advantage® H5652 Receives Top National Ranking

Nov 8, 2016

CMS Announces 5 Star Medicare Advantage Health Plans

Erickson Living, a national leader in managing and developing continuing care retirement communities, announced today that its health plan, Erickson Advantage , has received a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 2017 Medicare Advantage (MA) health plan rating of 5-stars for Part C and 5-stars for Part D. This is the second consecutive year that Erickson Advantage has received the 5-star quality rating out of 5 stars.

“Erickson Advantage is one of only 14 Medicare Advantage health plans out of 364 health...

Erickson Living Named by IDG’s Computerworld to 2016 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

Jun 15, 2016

Innovative IT Work Environment Sets Standard in Senior Housing Industry

BALTIMORE, MD. – June 15, 2016 – Erickson Living, a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities, today announced that IDG’s Computerworld magazine has selected it as one of the “top 100 organizations” that have created dynamic and rewarding environments for their information technology (IT) professionals. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 23 among large organizations, and recognized for having work cultures where creativity is valued, career opportunities are advanced, and great benefits and compensation are provided.

“We are thrilled...

Wind Crest Resident Determined to Beat His Post-Polio-Syndrome Hits Ski Slopes Again

Jan 27, 2016

HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO (January 27, 2016) -- Dr. Severance Kelley, a retired psychiatrist living at Wind Crest retirement community, has decided to defeat post-polio syndrome, which has left him nearly paralyzed from the waist down, and take up skiing again.

In February he will strap on his sit-ski and join an international group of fellow paraskiers through the National Sports Center for Disabled’s Access Ski program at Winter Park Resort.

Dr. Kelley, who had polio as an infant, enjoyed many years of active living and downhill skiing, but developed muscle weakness and atrophy in both...

Erickson Living Making its Mark in Senior Housing Industry

Jan 20, 2016

Record Entrance Fee Settlements & Reduced Hospital Readmission Rates Reflect Key 2015 Accomplishments

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND (January 20, 2016) — As demand for quality and affordable senior housing and health care services increased, Erickson Living continued to take steps in 2015 to enhance its position and product offerings in the senior marketplace. As a result, the company is now the third- largest independent living provider in the country, and its integrated health-care and wellness services continue to drive key health services outcomes, reflecting the highest standard of operational excellence and best practices in geriatrics....

Erickson Advantage® H5652 Receives Top National Rankings

Nov 30, 2015

CMS Provides Confirmation of Exceptional Performance and Services

BALTIMORE, MD – November 30, 2015 – Erickson Living announced today that its health plan, Erickson Advantage®, has received a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 2016 Medicare Advantage (MA) health plan rating of 5-stars for Part C and 5-stars for Part D. A 5-star quality rating is considered exceptional and reflective of the highest-quality products and coordinated healthcare for seniors and Medicare beneficiaries.

"This rating signifies the quality performance of our entire health care model and team, as well as our interdisciplinary approach,”...