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Memory and Aging Presentation at Mundelein Senior Center

Today, our founder and owner, Trisha Menoni, RN, BSN, CMC, gave a talk at the Mundelein Senior Center on Memory and Aging. Here are the highlights:

Our Parents whispered the word Cancer when we were growing up—there was rarely a cure. It was a painful horrid death! We haven’t cured Cancer, but we are less afraid of it—we all know cancer survivors.

Our generation doesn’t whisper Alzheimer’s, but we fear it! It is a slow death sentence, causing pain not to us, but the ones we love. It is the long good-bye.

Breakfast with Condell Hospital Discharge Planners

Home health agencies, rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities, physicians and hospitals are accountable to Medicare and are reimbursed based on outcomes. Private duty home care agencies, on the other hand, spend more time with the patient, but have even less accountability for the outcome of the patient. Read More...

Caregiver Recognition Days at Partners in Senior Care


Partners in Senior Care has received several National Awards for Excellence. We are extremely proud of these achievements, but we do not let it go to our Administrative heads! We know that it is the dedication of our front line caregivers, providing quality, compassionate home care to our seniors day in and day out that has led to our success.

Therefore, October at
Partners in Senior Care is “family reunion” time. It’s our month for our annual employee meeting. During these meetings we take the time to reward and appreciate our caregivers for all they have done throughout the year. Our theme this year was “Power of Partnership”. Read More...