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Memory Care of New Braunfels Names Executive Director
Vivian Edwards brings long senior living resume to new memory care community

NEW BRAUNFELS, TX - November 18th, 2015 - Memory Care of New Braunfels has announced that Vivian Edwards, a fifteen-year leader in the senior living market, has been selected as the community's executive director. She will help open the new 64-bed memory care/Alzheimer’s/dementia community early next year and oversee all aspects of its daily operation.

Edwards has worked extensively in the memory care field, having served as administrator at Colonial Gardens Alzheimer's Assisted Living of Texas in Austin, a 36-bed Alzheimer personal care facility specializing in Alzheimer's and dementia care, and CIMA Hospice in San Antonio for nearly a decade. She also headed community relations at Barton House Assisted Living Alzheimer Residence, also in San Antonio.

Other senior living positions include sales and marketing representative for Air Force Village I & II (now called Blue Skies of Texas) in its skilled nursing healthcare and rehab, assisted living, Alzheimer's and independent living units and marketing at both Sunrise Nursing and Rehabilitation and Paramount Rehabilitation and Nursing in San Antonio. Edwards has a degree in business from San Antonio College.

“We're pleased to have Vivian and her full continuum of senior care experience join Memory Care America's newest community in New Braunfels,” said Mike Gould, CEO, Memory Care America. “Having served seniors and their families in a number of different settings over her career, she knows this industry very well and will make a huge difference in leading the team that will provide the high quality care and innovative programs that will enhance the lives of our residents."”

From the advances in safety and security to the comfort of private spaces, no detail has been overlooked to ensure that residents are safe, inspired and encouraged to participate in improving and enhancing life.

Mike said, “Even more important than our facility, we are building a team of professionals that are passionate about caring for dementia and Alzheimer’s residents, starting with our new Executive Director, Rosanne Boyd. She has worked with our physician who designed our program, and has first-hand nowledge of what makes our program unique.”

Memory Care of New Braunfels will offer families a comfortable home, customized care and personal services, as well as nutrition-designed food menus created by chefs who understand that the stages of the disease require significantly different approaches to dietary needs. The community will be staffed by professionals with extensive experience in dementia and memory care, who remain committed to ongoing training and education in order to exceed traditional requirements. The community is scheduled to open in late March 2016.

In her new position, Edwards will manage the day-to-day operations of the community, with particular attention to the community's resident care and education missions.

Based in Nashville, Tenn., Memory Care America is 100% dedicated to the individuated, focused care of Alzheimer's and dementia residents and their families. Its CORE 4-C principals include Caregiving, Care Coordination, Communication and Community Engagement. The company has memory care facilities either open or in development in Texas, Arkansas, Florida, South Carolina, Louisiana and Mississippi.


About Memory Care America

Memory Care America, is 100% dedicated to the memory care community through its commitment to provide customized care for Alzheimer’s and dementia residents. The company strives to provide personalized care for Alzheimer and Dementia residents in a quality of life setting through its operation of local community residential facilities, in-home assistance programs and day-care operations. www.memorycareamerica.com

 

Additional Contact for Memory Care America:

Ricky Perkins, VP Marketing
rperkins@memorycareamerica.com
4009 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 211
Nashville, TN 37215
Ph: 615-297-0500

 

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Memory Care of Little Rock at Good Shepherd to Complete Construction November 2015, Plans Grand Opening

Nashville, TN - June 11th, 2015 - Memory Care America’s construction of Memory Care of Little Rock at Good Shepherd, a new 74-bed memory care/Alzheimer’s/dementia community located in Little Rock, AR, is scheduled to open in November 2015.

Memory Care of Little Rock at Good Shepherd will be on the Good Shepherd campus at 2501 Aldersgate Road, near Baptist Hospital.

“Memory Care of Little Rock at Good Shepherd has been developed so our physician-designed memory care program can best be practiced. Each aspect of the facility has been designed and customized to enhance the daily quality of care for each individual resident, whether social, physical or acoustical wellness,” said Mike Gould, Memory Care America CEO. “The facility design will keep residents physically active and socially engaged,” he said. Memory Care America will operate the 46,259 square foot community located at 2501 Aldersgate Road, Little Rock, AR. The Memory Care America team has previously developed a diverse portfolio including hospitals, medical office buildings and surgery care centers

“Memory Care is the ‘core’ of our mission. Memory care is all that we do, and our program of care is what sets us apart,” said Gould. “Memory Care at Good Shepherd is dedicated 100% to the Alzheimer’s and dementia resident. The com- munity will give our specialists in caregiving the latest in facility advancements and the technologies to design customized, individualized care plans, maximize function and promote independence for your loved one.”

From the advances in safety and security to the comfort of private spaces, no detail has been overlooked to ensure that residents are safe, inspired and encouraged to participate in improving and enhancing life.

Mike said, “Even more important than our facility, we are building a team of professionals that are passionate about caring for dementia and Alzheimer’s residents, starting with our new Executive Director, Rosanne Boyd. She has worked with our physician who designed our program, and has first-hand nowledge of what makes our program unique.”

Mike said, “We support our resident families through our compassionate caregiver education approach. We are committed to being Little Rock’s local resource for education, caregiver support assessment and community engagement.”

For more information, contact Rosanne Boyd, at 501- 260-7407.


About Memory Care America

Memory Care America, is 100% dedicated to the memory care community through its commitment to provide customized care for Alzheimer’s and dementia residents. The company strives to provide personalized care for Alzheimer and Dementia residents in a quality of life setting through its operation of local community residential facilities, in-home assistance programs and day-care operations. www.memorycareamerica.com

 

Contact:

Ricky Perkins, VP Marketing
rperkins@memorycareamerica.com
4009 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 211
Nashville, TN 37215
Ph: 615-297-0500

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Second Texas Memory Care Community On Track For January 2016

Nashville, TN - June 12th, 2015 - Memory Care America’s second Texas community, Memory Care of New Braunfels, is under construction and on track for serving dementia and Alzheimer’s resident beginning January 2016. The new 64- bed memory care/Alzheimer’s/dementia community is located at 2022 State HWY 46 W, New Braunfels, TX.

Memory Care of New Braunfels, a duplicate design to Memory Care of Westover Hills (San Antonio), will provide the city of New Braunfels with a physician-designed memory care program in a facility using original design inventions created by the Memory Care America team. Memory Care America will operate the 45,370 square foot community, dedicated to the dementia and Alzheimer’s resident.

New Braunfels was selected based on a study prepared by Memory Care America, recognizing that Comal County is the 5th fastest growing county in Texas. These facts provide the opportunity to serve the people of a fast-growing city with high level caregiving and evidence-based programs tailored for those living with dementia or Alzheimer’s.


About Memory Care America

Memory Care America, is 100% dedicated to the memory care community through its commitment to provide customized care for Alzheimer’s and dementia residents. The company strives to provide personalized care for Alzheimer and Dementia residents in a quality of life setting through its operation of local community residential facilities, in-home assistance programs and day-care operations. www.memorycareamerica.com

 

Contact

Ricky Perkins, VP Marketing
rperkins@memorycareamerica.com
4009 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 211
Nashville, TN 37215
Ph: 615-297-0500

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Memory Care of Westover Hills Ready to Serve Residents Septemeber 2015

Nashville, TN - June 8th, 2015 - Memory Care America will open the doors of Memory Care of Westover Hills, a new 64- bed memory care/Alzheimer’s/dementia community located in Westover Hills (San Antonio, TX), in September 2015.

This will be the first of several new projects throughout Texas for Memory Care America, an affiliate of Texas-based Trident Healthcare Properties, and Embree Healthcare Group. Memory Care America, founded in 2012, specializes in providing memory care services. The single-story prototype facility was designed by Gould Turner Group, P.C. Architects, based in Nashville, Tennessee and features a total of 64 beds, 50 of which are private, and the remaining 14 are double-occupancy.

“Memory Care of Westover Hills, like all of our communities, is dedicated 100% to the Alzheimer’s and dementia resident,” said Mike Gould, Memory Care America CEO. “The facility is designed and customized to enhance the daily quality of care for each individual resident, whether social, physical or acoustical wellness. Our physician-designed model of care is customized to meet each resident’s care needs through continual cognitive assessments,” he said. “The facility design will keep residents physically active and socially engaged.” Memory Care America will operate the 45,370 square foot community located at 10910 Town Center Drive, San Antonio, TX. The Memory Care America team has previously developed a diverse portfolio including hospitals, medical office buildings and surgery care centers. 

“Memory Care is the ‘core’ of our mission. Memory care is all that we do, and our program of care is what sets us apart,” said Gould. “The Westover Hills community will give our specialists in caregiving the latest in facility advancements and the technologies to design customized, individualized care plans, maximize function and promote independence for your loved one.”

From the advances in safety and security to the comfort of private spaces, no detail has been overlooked to ensure that residents are safe, inspired and encouraged to participate in improving and enhancing life.

“Embree is pleased to have been selected as the preferred developer for Memory Care America” said Jecoah Byrnes, Vice President and practice leader for the Embree Healthcare Group. “We are nationally focused, but our strong presence in Texas, and our commitment to the post-acute and memory care space aligned very well with the long-term goals of Memory Care America”.

Mike said, “We support our resident families through our compassionate caregiver education approach. We are commit- ted to being San Antonio’s local resource for education, caregiver support assessment and community engagement.”


About Memory Care America

Memory Care America, is 100% dedicated to the memory care community through its commitment to provide customized care for Alzheimer’s and dementia residents. The company strives to provide personalized care for Alzheimer and Dementia residents in a quality of life setting through its operation of local community residential facilities, in-home assistance programs and day-care operations. www.memorycareamerica.com

About Embree Healthcare

Building upon our 35 year history of national construction and development expertise, Embree Healthcare Group is dedicated to supporting the changing needs of today’s healthcare providers by delivering customized real estate solutions including construction, development, brokerage, and capital markets services. We serve the complete continuum of care facilities including medical office urgent care, micro-hospitals, skilled nursing, senior housing, memory care, and rehabilitation facilities. The Embree executive team has developed, built, or transacted more than 10,000 assets in all 50 states with a total market value in excess of $10 billion. www.EmbreeGroup.com

 

Contact for Memory Care America:

Ricky Perkins, VP Marketing
rperkins@memorycareamerica.com
4009 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 211
Nashville, TN 37215
Ph: 615-297-0500

Contact for Embree Healthcare:

Chelle Crandall – Marketing Associate
ccrandall@embreegroup.com
14362 Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Suite 1500
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Ph: 512.635.4523