Take Care News

Leadership |

Pedersen Leads as Human Resources Director

Mary Pedersen, SPHR, is promoted to Human Resources Director for the corporate office of Take Care Private Duty Home Health Care, overseeing all human resources operations for more than 500 employees across four offices of Take Care. Take Care is the leading private duty home health care agency on Florida's Gulf Coast. Take Care's emphasis on personal attention and quality of care has garnered awards and peer recognition such as the Sarasota Herald-Tribune's Readers Choice Award, since 2003, for the "Best of the Best in Home Health Care," the Venice Gondolier Sun's Best of Venice award, also since 2003, and the Peoples' Choice from the Bradenton Herald.

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Women Startups: A Wise Move

As part of the special issue in this week's Gulf Coast Business Review, eight women were featured in "Women Startups: No matter what their sex, age, or business, eight women prove entrepreneurs have a lot in common." Courtney R. Wise, MSG, Take Care Advisor's executive director shared her story.

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Snyder to Speak at HerStory

On Monday, April 11, 2011, you will be given a unique opportunity to sit in a room with seven prestigious and successful women from our area, including Courtney Wise (Executive Director, Take Care Advisor, LLC, a local nurse geriatric care management company). Please join us on the campus of University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee as we welcome working women (Women in Leadership & Philanthropy) who will share their past, discuss present areas of concern, and will build hope for our future.

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Health |

On Take Care’s Reading List: Shock of Gray

Sarasota is the oldest community in America with a population over 40,000. But it's old because older people go there to rejuvenate themselves, to get active, to get engaged to build social networks. When you arrive as a 65 year old in Sarasota, you are a young person beginning a new stage of life

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Health and Wellness in the New Year: Scene Magazine

In the January 2011 issue of Scene Magazine, Susanne S. Wise, RN, MBA, Take Care Private Duty Home Health Care and Take Care Advisor's Owner and Executive Administrator, shares her personal story on how her family has played an influential role, including her recent personal experience in coping with her own mother's death.

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What Our Clients Have to Say

My wife had recent surgery and needed care around the clock. The support I received from the office nurse on care  placement was exceptional. The care provided 12 hours nightly by the nurse, Stacy, was superb. She was above and beyond professional. We could not have done it with out her. Thanks to all involved.

George, Spouse of Client