Articles from and about CountryHouse!

Silver Linings: Safe and Sound…in a Memory Care Community.

Lisa Graham is Agemark’s Director of Human Resources. A member of the Agemark family since 2013, Lisa focuses on hiring and developing an engaged workforce – a key to providing top-notch care for seniors. She is in a unique position as both an employee of a senior...

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Coming Soon: Three New CountryHouse Residences

The year 2020 will be busy with the opening of three new CountryHouse Residences for Memory Care. Opened in February is the first community in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, devoted exclusively to memory care. Located at 5710 Gibson Drive NE in Cedar Rapids, this beautiful...

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Bound By Love

By: Josiah C. Cuellar, The Dickinson Press CountryHouse Residence of Dickinson stepped back in time into the roaring ’20s for their residents’ Valentine’s Day dance. The decorating and atmosphere was perfect for lovebirds to fall back into love all over again. Even...

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Thelen Named Inspire Award Finalist

Agemark’s Laura Thelen was recently named a finalist for a 2019 Inspire Award, which recognizes women leaders in Lincoln, Nebraska, who have excelled as leaders and role models. Thelen was named a top-five finalist in the Excellence in Health Care division. A true...

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Understanding the Risk of Alzheimer’s for Women

While it’s true that Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t discriminate, it’s also a fact that the disease affects women much more than men. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, women over the age of 65 have a one-in-six chance of developing memory loss, compared to a...

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