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OPRS President/CEO Laurence C. Gumina is interviewed by Business First after OSU Wexner Medical Center invites providers to share their post-acute care credentials.
Glen Sanzenbacher a resident of Lake Vista featured in the Tribune Chronicle. This is part of a weekly series published each Monday between Memorial Day and Veterans Day honoring local veterans.
October is National Pastor Appreciation Month and as part of this celebration, I would like to thank the thousands of clergy throughout Ohio and the nation who help us all throughout our spiritual journeys.
I am also grateful to our eight OPRS Chaplains who often serve as primary clergy to OPRS residents. One great example of this ministry (and we have lots!) is OPRS Chaplain Jan Ledford’s spiritual role at Llanfair, the OPRS community in Cincinnati illustrated by a story about one of our residents.
Slutz Named Corporate Director of Human Resources for Senior Independence; To serve as Labor Relations Liaison for OPRS
Scott Slutz has been promoted to a corporate human resources management position for Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS). He has been named Corporate Director of Human Resources for Senior Independence, a wholly owned subsidiary of OPRS and as the Corporate Labor Relations Liaison for OPRS. Prior to accepting his new responsibilities, Slutz served as Regional Human Resources Director for Park Vista of Youngstown; Rockynol in Akron; and Lake Vista of Cortland; all OPRS continuing care retirement communities. In his new role, Slutz will support Senior Independence in achieving organizational growth, corporate objectives and quality enhancement.
Jennifer B. Howell has been named Senior Human Resources Director for Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS). Prior to accepting this executive human resources management position, Howell was the Human Resources Director at Westminster Thurber, an OPRS Community.
After signing on as an iPartner with Senior Independence in August, The McGregor Group, partnering with Senior Independence and University Hospitals, was chosen to manage the local PACE (Program for the All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) in Cleveland, Ohio.
A new US study found that walking six to nine miles a week may preserve brain size and consequently stop memory deteriorating in later life.
Walking May Preserve Brain Size And Memory In Later Life (MedicalNewsToday.com)
Under current law, the normal retirement age -- the age at which full retirement benefits are payable -- is already scheduled to increase from 66 to 67 in two-month increments from 2017 to 2022.
The Retirement Age Debate (CBS Evening News)
We know the Pittsburgh region is home to one of the oldest populations in America. But how age-friendly is it?
Discussion Targets Ways to Make City Friendlier for Seniors (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
It's painful to watch Peter Kenney take a memory test.