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Leaders on the Rise: Alex McConnell

North Shore Healthcare is pleased to partner with University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (UWEC) Health Care Administration (HCAD) program. HCAD offers seniors the opportunity to participate in a full-time, 12-month administrative residency to provide further insight into the field and connect what they learned in the classroom to what’s happening in...
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Two North Shore Centers Earn AHCA/NCAL Silver National Quality Awards

Two North Shore Healthcare centers were recognized as 2023 recipients of the Silver – Achievement in Quality award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) for its commitment to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The centers that earned this prestigious honor...
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Pet Therapy Benefits North Shore Residents

Pet therapy can have a profound impact on the residents at North Shore Healthcare’s centers. Paws and Claws Humane Society started offering pet therapy to Whitewater Health Services several years ago, thanks to a connection with board member Lindy Hankel, who is also the Medical Director at Whitewater. Hankel brings...
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Six North Shore Centers Earn AHCA/NCAL Bronze National Quality Awards

Six North Shore Healthcare centers were recognized as 2023 recipients of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living for its commitment to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The centers that earned this prestigious honor were...
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North Shore Healthcare Honors Employees at Annual Meeting

North Shore Healthcare leaders came together to honor their coworkers’ 2022 accomplishments at the Annual Meeting on May 8 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. David Mills, Managing Member at North Shore, said that the past three years of COVID have been trying times for North Shore’s centers across Wisconsin, North Dakota, Minnesota,...
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Old Scrapbook Brings Stories to Life at Heritage Health Services

Heritage Health Services uncovered buried treasure, but not in the form of gold bars or expensive jewels. Maintenance Director Dustin Steelman was in the center’s basement, doing his routine walk-around inspection, when he noticed an old binder on top of a cart. Steelman immediately showed it to Executive Director Geoffrey...
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North Shore Centers Help Residents Displaced by Fire

Two North Shore Healthcare centers in Shawano, Wisconsin came together to assist residents who had been displaced from another assisted living facility after a fire occurred. North Shore centers came together to help residents displaced by a fire in a Shawano-based assisted living facility. Birch Hill Health Services received a...
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Community Support Spreads Far and Wide for Valentine’s Day

The love for North Shore Healthcare residents stretches far and wide, especially when it comes to showing support for them on the holidays. North Shore centers across Wisconsin, Michigan, North Dakota, and Michigan often receive treats for their residents on holidays or other special occasions. Businesses, schools, churches, and civic...
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Soldiers Grove Health Services Receives Funding for New Van

Christmas came a little early for Soldiers Grove Health Services, thanks to funding from the Crawford County Wisconsin Finance Committee. The Committee approved $70,000 in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds for Soldiers Grove Health to purchase a new van for transporting residents. The current 2008 van had high mileage...