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Sunflower Communities Nagel Assisted Living – NOW OPEN!

We are happy to announce the grand opening of Sunflower Communities SECOND assisted living – Nagel Assisted Living and Memory Care! Located in the historic Nagel Hospital of downtown Waconia, MN, the renovations and amenities of this location still preserve its historic qualities while giving it a fresh new look for all to enjoy. Not able to make it to the grand opening ceremony? Not to worry, visit us online …

Sunflower Communities to Exhibit at 2017 Minnesota Age & Disabilities Odyssey Conference

We are excited to join over 1,000 industry professionals at the 2017 Odyssey Conference this Wednesday and Thursday, June 21-22. Our Sunflower Communities Housing Director Megan Hickenbottom and Nagel Assisted Living Director of Admissions Theresa Nygaard will join hundreds of other exhibitors for this engaging two day event designed to equip and inspire case managers from across the state. We are excited to see everyone and connect with so many …

Elmore Assisted Living to Partner with Steven Atkinson, PA-C, MS of Twin Cities Physicians to Host FREE CEU in Albert Lea, MN

Representatives from Elmore Assisted Living are preparing for the sixth of twelve FREE CEU events as a part of our 2017 Senior Care Insights Series! Administrator and Lead Provider Steven Atkinson, PA-C, MS from Twin Cities Physicians will join us to speak on “Understanding & Ethically Managing Challenging Geriatric Behaviors.” We’re excited to spend some time with the many case managers, social workers, and nurses who will be joining us …

Nagel Assisted Living to Host Grand Opening & Ribbon-Cutting Celebration in One Week!

We hope that you’re just as excited for the Grand Opening of Nagel Assisted Living & Memory Care as we are! Preserving the historic building that was once Nagel Hospital, built in 1933, while building a state-of-the-art memory care addition were our major goals. Visitors at next week’s event will have the opportunity to see our beautiful finished product for themselves! Join us on June 15 from 3:30pm – 6:00pm …

Nagel Assisted Living Prepares for June CEU on Harnessing the Power of Reminiscence

We look forward to hosting our next FREE CEU for area case managers, social workers, and nurses at our new community of Nagel Assisted Living in Waconia, MN next Wednesday, June 7 for a fabulous breakfast presentation from 8-9:30am. Participants will enjoy a presentation about practical strategies for integrating reminiscence activities and interactions in their work with their clients provided by Jessica Melcher, MSW, LISW – Reminiscence Expert and Social …

CEU Event on Substance Abuse in Seniors to Be Held in Mankato for Elmore Assisted Living

We are thrilled to partner with the Complete Care Group next week for our next FREE CEU in our 2017 Senior Care Insights series designed for area case managers and social workers. The Complete Care Group’s Director of Clinical Operations, Karissa Flies, MSW, LGSW, will join us to speak on ‘Substance Abuse in Seniors’. Learn more at: 2017 Senior Care Insights CEU Events – Elmore Assisted Living

Elmore Assisted Living to Host FREE CEU Event on Advanced Care Planning

St. Croix Hospice will join us next Wednesday, April 26 at Elmore Assisted Living for another FREE CEU event as a part of our monthly Senior Care Insights CEU program for area case managers and social workers. Amber Raveling and Kristen Sjolie from St. Croix Hospice will speak to several case managers, social workers, and nurses from around the community for this event. We hope to see you all there! 2017 …

Nagel to Host FREE CEU Event for 40+ Case Managers & Social Workers

We are excited to welcome dozens of senior care professionals and county case managers to another upcoming FREE CEU next week. Janelle Johnson, LSW, JD, Sunflower’s memory care program consultant, will present on caring for clients with Dementia. Attendees will be provided a FREE CEU credit, lunch, and a tour of our new community in Downtown Waconia, MN. We look forward to seeing you there! 2017 Senior Care Insights CEU Events …

Sunflower Communities to Exhibit at the 124th Annual MSSA Conference

We are thrilled to be able to be a part of the Minnesota Social Service Association’s annual event. Theresa Nygaard, Director of Admissions for Nagel Assisted Living & Memory Care and Sunflower communities’ Housing Director Megan Hickenbottom are excited to meet with hundreds of social workers and case managers interested in our communities for their clients. Make sure you stop by and see us at our booth!

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