Changing The Future of Retirement – Residential Assisted Living National Convention

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) – The culture of senior care is changing fast.  One physician on the forefront of this revolution is Dr. Bill Thomas.  He is utilizing an innovative approach to rapidly transform health care services for the elderly.  He is blending his voice with RALNATCON to empower more than 500 residential assisted living professionals.

With over 20 educational sessions, 30 vendors, private lenders, portfolio managers and finance experts, the 3rd annual RALNATCON is set to launch.  The Phoenix-based national convention is the premier event for Residential Assisted Living industry leaders.

Who is Dr. Bill Thomas?

Dr. Thomas’ groundbreaking health care system is creating a better quality of life for older people.

“What we need is a radical reinterpretation of longevity that makes elders central to our collective pursuit of happiness and well-being,” said Dr. Thomas.

He is helping the healthcare industry reach and relate to 70 million baby boomers.  Compact housing must be continuously modified to meet specific needs, he says.  Dr. Thomas is the author of four books, an entrepreneur, musician, teacher, farmer and physician whose wide-ranging work explores the terrain of human aging.  Provider Magazine calls his Eden Alternative approach the “pinnacle of culture change.”

The Wall Street Journal highlighted Dr. Thomas as one of the nation’s “top 10 innovators” changing the future of retirement in America. US News and World Report named him one of “America’s best leaders.”  In addition to his Sundance award-winning documentary, Alive Inside, he’s traveled nationwide on the ChangingAging Tour, a non-fiction theater performance.  His speaking style is a TED Talk on steroids, with a mix of music, a theater set, costumes, storytelling and biology.  Dr. Thomas is changing the culture of aging.

Cutting-Edge Nationwide Residential Assisted Living Convention

With 4000 seniors turning age 85 every day, assisted living has emerged as a $16 billion revenue-generating industry.  Running a RAL business requires the right support, savvy connections and the opportunity to recharge.

During the Residential Assisted Living National Convention, participants will network and engage solutions on a national platform from October 3rd– 5th.  Twenty sessions range from Secrets to Staffing, Finding, Training, and Retaining, to funding Your Home and Business, and The Best Marketing Methods to Fill Your Home Fast.  Sunday, October 6th is a bonus session with Gene Guarino of offering training to individuals interested in learning more about the industry.

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