News Archive

Ecumen Launches New Website

Date
Jun 9th, 2009

We are pleased to announce the launch of a revamped and restructured website and overall new online experience to better serve people.  This will be a continually evolving and growing site, integral to our vision of changing aging.

Ecumen Breaks Ground on Assisted Living in Worthington, Minnesota

Date
Jun 10th, 2009

Ecumen breaks ground on new assisted living expansion at Ecumen Meadows of Worthington.

Ecumen Celebrating Grand Opening of Apple Valley Memory Care Housing

Date
Jun 29th, 2009

Ecumen Opens New Memory Care Housing in Apple Valley, Minnesota.

New Ecumen-Managed Memory Care Housing To Hold Grand Opening in Park Rapids, Minnesota

Date
Jul 6th, 2009

The Park Rapids community will hold grand opening celebration on Sunday, July 12 for new memory care housing - The Cottages at Heritage - managed by Ecumen.

Health Care Reform Must Include Long-Term Care, By Kathryn Roberts

Date
Jul 7th, 2009

This article by Ecumen CEO Kathryn Roberts appeared in today's Minneapolis Star Tribune. 

Senior Housing Development Blog Launched by Ecumen

Date
Jul 8th, 2009

Senior housing development is focus of new blog by Ecumen.

Long-term Care Financing Reform Must Be Included in Health Care by John Korzendorfer

Date
Jul 28th, 2009

Ecumen director of operations John Korzendorfer had this article published in today's Duluth News Tribune.

Ecumen Helping Pioneer Rural Health Care Information Technology

Date
Aug 3rd, 2009

Ecumen playing key leadership role in Health Information Technology in rual America.

Long-Term Care Financing: An Urgent Worry We're Lucky to Have, Saint Paul Pioneer Press Editorial

Date
Aug 3rd, 2009

An editorial on developing new long-term care financing approaches appeared in the Sunday, August 2nd, Saint Paul Pioneer Press.

Ecumen Owatonna Holds Elder Fashion Show, Owatonna People's Press

Date
Aug 5th, 2009

Neat things happen through collaboration, check out this win-win outlined in the Owatonna People's Press.

Ecumen Customer, An Original Red Bull Who Helped Save Rome, Minneapolis Star Tribune

Date
Aug 7th, 2009

Great Minneapolis Star Tribune article today on Ecumen customer Don Singlestad at Heritage Community in Park Rapids, Minnesota.

Ecumen Names Debbie Manthey and John Korzendorfer as Vice President, Operations

Date
Aug 18th, 2009

Ecumen promotes John Korzendorfer to vice president, campus operations and Debbie Manthey to vice president, housing operations.

Ecumen CEO Kathryn Roberts Participates in Senator Klobuchar's Long-Term Care Discussion

Date
Aug 18th, 2009

Senator Klobuchar hosts Ecumen CEO Kathryn Roberts and others in a roundtable discussion yesterday.

Ecumen CEO Kathryn Roberts Talks Long-Term Care on Minnesota Public Radio

Date
Aug 18th, 2009

Kathryn Roberts was a guest on Minnesota Public Radio's Midday program.  She talked long-term care with host Gary Eichten and author of Caring for Our Parents and Urban Institute researcher Howard Gleckman.

Ecumen Named a "Best Place to Work" for 5th Straight Year

Date
Sep 10th, 2009

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal honored Ecumen as a Best Place to Work for the 5th straight year.

Ecumen Develops Green Memory Care Option for North Country Health Services in Bemidji, Minn.

Date
Sep 14th, 2009

People living with Alzheimer's and dementia have a beautiful new environmentally friendly housing option in Bemidji, Minnesota.

Ecumen Customers Rally Alexandria City Hall To Save Their Golf Carts

Date
Sep 24th, 2009

Minneapolis Star Tribune columnist Jon Tevlin writes about Ecumen customers rallying to save golf carts and neighborhood transportation.

Ecumen Customer in Lake Crystal - Patriotic Wife of World War I Veteran - Honored

Date
Oct 26th, 2009

Borgie Johnson honored by Lake Crystal, Minnesota, American Legion for her commitment to our country.

Ecumen Customers in Owatonna Show Exercise Needn't End After Joint Replacement

Date
Nov 9th, 2009

Owatonna People's Press visits Ecumen community in Owatonna.

Ecumen Completes Bemidji Senior Housing Community for North Country Health Services

Date
Dec 9th, 2009

Ecumen joined with North Country Health Services in Bemidji, Minnesota, last weekend to celebrate the grand opening of North Country's new WindSong senior housing community.  Ecumen developed the community for North Country.