U.S. News Best Senior Living

U.S. News Best Senior Living

How to Sign Up

Please complete the following sign-up form. You will be able to enter your payment details after submitting this form. The following plans are available:

  • U.S. News Best Senior Living (<1000 Residents)
    $995.00 per Year
  • U.S. News Best Senior Living (1000-5999 Residents)
    $1,495.00 per Year

Note that the registration fee covers the costs of administering your resident and family survey, which includes a high-level summary of overall results.

Upon submitting the form, you will receive a confirmation email and be taken to the payment page to complete your signup. Once payment is complete, you will be introduced to your Program Manager by the next business day. Experienced working with senior care providers, your Program Manager will guide your team through the survey process.

After your survey closes, you will receive your brand’s overall score and a discussion about your high-level survey findings. Once U.S. News releases its Best Senior Living lists, you will see which locations have made the list and your organization can request a “guidance call” about your data insights relative to others in the industry.

NOTE: You must survey by November 2023 in order to participate in the 2024 publication. Survey month is available on a first come first serve basis.

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Best Senior Living – Overview and How to Participate

For over 30 years, U.S. News & World Report has worked with leading providers of all health-related sectors, locations, and sizes to help build and recognize those who provide the best care. Independent evaluations from a trusted source can help families make better decisions and have a more positive experience. 

What is U.S. News Best Senior Living? 

U.S. News & World Report has launched a Best Senior Living survey to help families choose among top senior living communities and care options in their area.  Activated Insights is supporting U.S. News by working with providers to administer the survey to residents and families.  Survey participation is required to be eligible for a potential Best Senior Living recognition.

U.S. News intends to recognize communities in the following categories:

  • Assisted Living
  • Independent Living
  • Memory Care
  • Life Plan/Continuing Care Retirement Communities

What is the timing?

The Best Senior Living survey period for 2024 publication is now live and will close Q3 2023, which means participants must sign up to survey by October 2023. U.S. News expects to publish a list of the Best Senior Living at the beginning of the new year.

Benefits to participating

Communities that earn recognition by U.S. News will benefit from high visibility, an independent quality assessment they can refer families to, and branding elements that can be used in consumer marketing.  There are no downsides to participating in this inaugural survey. 

How to participate

Surveying is a simple two-step process: 

  1. Complete the application form(s) above.
  2. Initiate customer survey process.

If you have additional questions, feel free to contact us directly at hello@activatedinsights.com

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