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Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services to Tap Technology to Help Chronically Ill Patients from Returning to Hospital

Posted on April 24, 2015 in Media Releases for All Communities

An innovative program developed by Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS) will now use technology to help seniors manage their health at home after discharge from the hospital.

How to prevent identity theft during tax season

Posted on April 3, 2015 in Health and Wellness for All Communities

It’s the time of year when Americans gather their financial documents and anxiously await news of a tax refund or debt. While many hope to get money back, Time Magazine recently reported that the IRS paid an estimated $5 billion plus in false tax refunds in 2013, and according to Bloomberg Business that number could potentially grow to $21 billion by 2017.

The Secret to Mother's Day Gifting Success: Give Time, Not Stuff

Posted on April 2, 2015 in Caregiving for All Communities

She nursed you through countless cases of childhood sniffles, taught you to tie your shoes and make a mean omelet, and she’s still your go-to source for good advice and your favorite home-baked cookies. Are you really going to just give Mom a pair of socks and some flowers for Mother’s Day? You can do better than that.

In the tradition of a current pop-culture meme, here’s a “give this, not that” list of Mother’s Day ideas.

OPRS Chefs Compete in 3rd Annual Culinary Competition

Posted on March 23, 2015 in In The News for All Communities

On Saturday, March 14, 12 teams of top culinary professionals from eight OPRS Communities competed for gold, silver, and bronze medals at the Third Annual OPRS Culinary Competition.

OLLI classes canceled Friday, Feb. 20

Posted on February 19, 2015 in Learning for Llanfair Retirement Community

University of Cincinnati has decided to cancel all classes for Friday, February 20, 2015 including "Fab Friday" classes for OLLI at Llanfair Retirement Community.

LeadingAge Magazine: Quality and Innovation: Providers Learn to Work With ACOs

Posted on January 26, 2015 in In The News for All Communities

Senior Independence is featured in LeadingAge magazine on our partnerships with two accountable care organizations, Northwest Ohio ACO and Mercy Health.

The Grove Memory Care Focuses on a Whole-Person Wellness Approach

Posted on January 21, 2015 in Senior Lifestyle Options for Llanfair Retirement Community

At Llanfair, our whole-person wellness approach to successful living, known here as Masterpiece Living, is embraced in all of our activities. Activities in The Grove focus on the whole person and keeping things as ‘normal’ as possible.

The Presbyterian Outlook: Retirement living — redefined

Posted on January 15, 2015 in In The News for All Communities

OPRS President and CEO Laurence Gumina, featured in The Presbyterian Outlook, talks about how retirement communities are shaping residents' futures.

Llanfair's Grove Memory Care Offers Personalized Care for Seniors with Alzheimer's

Posted on January 6, 2015 in Senior Lifestyle Options for Llanfair Retirement Community

Do you have a family member or friend living with Alzheimer’s or other memory–related disease who needs a compassionate, supportive and secure environment? Llanfair Retirement Community’s The Grove memory care neighborhood may be the perfect solution.

WVXU Cincinnati: Seniors want presence, not presents, this holiday season

Posted on December 18, 2014 in Home Care for Llanfair Retirement Community

Gift-giving season is in full swing and many people have at least one hard to shop for person on their list. For some, that person might be an elderly relative. If so, put down the bubble bath, leave the gooey sticky candies on the shelf, and for goodness sake, No More KnickKnacks!

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