A'viands Food & Services Management 

Eric Bodkin, Director, Business Development 

1751 County Road B W, Ste. 300 

Roseville, MN 55113-4037 

Phone: (216) 644-6048 

Fax: (651) 203-3276 

Email: ebodkin@aviands.com 

Website: www.aviands.com 

Beginning Every Day From Scratch! A’viands 
specializes in providing outstanding, professional 
dining and nutritional services to Assisted and 
Independent Senior Living, Hospitals and Long Term 
Care customers. We focus on finding innovative and 
real dining solutions for todays healthcare 
environment with healthy choices and cost saving 


Accurate Biometrics 

Jim Critchfield, Vice- President 

4849 N. Milwaukee Ave, Ste. 101 

Chicago, IL 60630-2171 

Phone: (773) 685-5699 x225 

Toll Free: (866) 361-9944 

Fax: (773) 685-5433 

Email: jvcritchfield@yahoo.com 

Website: http://www.accuratebiometrics.com 

Live Scan Fingerprinting Services (approaching 40 
locations state wide, plus we have the ability to come 
to your location). 






Achieve Accreditation 

Kathleen O'Connor, President/Founder 

145 S York, Ste 234 

Elmhurst, IL 60126 

Phone: (630) 254-8572 

Email: koconnor911@sbcglobal.net 

Website: www.achieveaccreditation.com 

Turnkey accreditation preparedness resources and 
consultative services for Joint Commission 


AdvaCare Systems, Inc. 

Larry Feldman, President 

2939 N Pulaski Rd 

Chicago, IL 60641-5421 

Phone: (773) 491-1300 

Fax: (773) 283-7380 

Email: lfeldman@advacaresystems.com 

Website: www.advacaresystems.com 

JCAHO providers of specialty medical equipment. 
Products include low airloss mattresses, Bariatric 
equipment, Respiratory equipment and Broda chairs. 
Other services include Wound Care Consulting. 












Aegis Therapies 

Pam Loiacono, Director, Sales 

1313 Creekside Circle 

Minooka, IL 60447 

Phone: (877) 541-8722 

Fax: (815) 521-2835 

Email: Pamela.loiacono@aegistherapies.com 

Website: www.aegistherapies.com 

Aegis Therapies is a premier provider of physical, 
occupational and speech therapies. We offer 
inpatient and out patient services in nursing homes, 
assisted living centers, home health agencies and 
hospitals. Our core business is geriatric rehabilitation, 
treating traditional nursing home residents as well as 
nontraditional residents with age-related conditions. 


AG Architecture 

Stephen Alexander, Principal 

1414 Underwood Ave, Ste 301 

Wauwatosa, WI 53213-2653 

Phone: (414) 431-3131 

Fax: (414) 431-0531 

Email: ergusz@agarch.com 

Website: www.agarch.com 

AG Architecture continues a 35 year history of 
providing complete architectural & engineering design 
services for all levels of senior housing, from free 
standing AL/memory support to full CCRC, this 
endeavor is the primary focus of our practice serving a 
national base of new and repeat clients. 





Alliance Rehab, Inc. 

John R. Callen, President, Alliance Rehab 

1520 Kensington Rd, Ste 110 

Oak Brook, IL 60523 

Phone: (630) 413-5820 

Fax: (630) 413-5819 

Email: jcallen@symbria.com 

Website: www.hranet.org 

Alliance Rehab provides innovative rehabilitation and 
fitness services to seniors across the healthcare 
continuum. With a staff of over 800 employees 
providing physical, occupational and speech therapy 
as well as exercise physiology (SeniorFITness) across 
13 states, we offer an innovative model of rehab and 
wellness to nonprofit senior care organizations. 


Alliance Technologies / FullCount 

Jason Lamping, Marketing Director 

400 Locust St., Ste 840 

Des Moines, IA 50309 

Phone: (515) 245-7682 

Fax: (515) 245-7730 

Email: snyderl@fullcount.net 

Website: www.salesfullcount.net 

FullCount by Alliance Technologies is a comprehensive 
point of sale (POS) System designed specifically for 
retirement communities. FullCount can be used in any 
department and for any type of purchase or 
transaction including dining room and retail. 






American Healthcare Supply 

Rob Klott, National Account Manager 

100 S Milwaukee Ave 

Vernon Hills, IL 60061 

Phone: (800) 677-7180 

Fax: (800) 677-7190 

Email: rklott@americanhotel.com 

Website: www.americanhealthcaresupply.com 

American Health Care Supply brings hospitality – and 
more than 20 years of expertise – to healthcare. The 
company offers 50,000 items, a value-priced Registry® 
brand, fast scheduled delivery from our nationwide 
network of distribution centers, quick and easy 
customized web solutions through 
americanhealhcaresupply.com, and complete interior 
design and logistics services. 


Anderson Mikos Architects Ltd. 

David E. Mikos, President & CEO 

1 Parkview Plaza 

17W110 22nd St, Ste 200 

Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181-4400 

Phone: (630) 573-5149 

Fax: (630) 573-5176 

Email: dmikos@andersonmikos.com 

Website: www.andersonmikos.com 

Specializing in Architecture, Planning and Interior 
Design services for health care. 







AOD Software (Answers On Demand) 

Jennifer Solf, Director of Marketing 

11575 Heron Bay Blvd, Ste 200 

Coral Springs, FL 33076 

Phone: (954) 642-0857 

Fax: (954) 720-5978 

Email: sales@AODsoftware.com 

Website: www.AODsoftware.com 

AOD Software is the first fully CCHIT Certified® 2011 
LTPAC HER in Long Term Care. AOD offers the ONLY 
comprehensive and truly integrated solution for core 
financials, billing, Electronic Health Records, 
Operations, Facility Management, Home Health, 
Assisted Living, Rehab Services, Point of Sale and 
much more! Please visit AODsoftware.com today! 


ARAMARK Senior Living Services 

Kathleen Black, Regional Vice President 

1101 Market St 

Philadelphia, PA 19107-2934 

Phone: (800) 999-8989 

Email: black-kathleen@aramark.com 

Website: www.aramark.com 

aramark Senior Living Services deliver dining and 
facility management solutions to meet clients' needs 
throughout the healthcare continuum. Utilizing a 
highly collaborative approach that focuses on 
engaging employees and residents alike, our 
commitment to excellence positively contributes to 
their ability to achieve quality care and a true 
community living experience. 




ARCH Consultants, Ltd. 

Frank R. Muraca, AIA, President 

250 Parkway Dr, Ste 350 

Lincolnshire, IL 60069-4300 

Phone: (847) 541-3220 

Fax: (847) 541-3221 

Email: fmuraca@archltd.com 

Website: www.archltd.com 

Architectural consultants providing program 
management development advisory support for senior 
living projects through owners representation. ARCH 
provides facility assessment and construction 


Arthur J. Gallagher & Co 

Marcia Hahn, Area Exective VP 

300 S Riverside Plaza, Ste 1900 

Chicago, IL 60606 

Phone: (312) 803-7436 

Fax: (312) 803-7443 

Email: marcia_hahn@ajg.com 

Website: www.ajg.com 

Gallagher provides Risk Management and benefit 
solutions including claims and loss control services. 
Gallagher is one of the largest brokerage firms in the 
world with Healthcare being a dominant niche. 







Assurance Agency, Ltd. 

Marty Butler 

One Century Centre 

1750 E Golf Rd 

Schaumburg, IL 60173 

Phone: (888) 429-0999 

Fax: (847) 440-9126 

Email: jwalker@assuranceagency.com 

Website: www.assuranceagency.com 

Assurance Agency, Ltd. has consistently been ranked 
among the top 100 insurance brokers in the U.S. With 
over 20 years of experience working with long term 
care facilities and more than 500 clients in the 
industry, Assurance offers expertise in all lines of 
insurance, employee benefits and risk management. 


Balanced Environments, Inc 

Gayle Kruckenberg, Senior Account Manager 

17950 W. Route 173 

Old Mill Creek, IL 60083 

Phone: (847) 395-7120 

Email: gkruckenberg@balancedenviromentsinc.com 

Website: www.balancedenvironmentsinc.com 

Commercial landscape contractor serving the Greater 
Chicago metropolitan area. Our company offers a full 
spectrum of specialized services among which annual 
landscape management programs, seasonal color, tree 
care, turf management, irrigation landscaping and 






BB&T Capital Markets 

John Franklin, Managing Director 

901 East Byrd St, Ste 260 

Richmond, VA 23219 

Phone: (804) 649-3943 

Fax: (804) 649-3964 

Email: jfranklin@bbandtcm.com 

Website: www.bbtcapitalmarkets.com 

BB&T Capital Markets provides investment banking 
and financial advisory services to the senior living 


Benchmark Psychiatric Services, LTD 

Nathan R. Jaisingh, President & CEO 

11231 Distinctive Dr 

Orland Park, IL 60467 

Phone: (800) 461-9533 

Fax: (708) 478-1302 

Email: benchmarkpsychiatric@gmail.com 

Website: www.benchmarkpsychservices.com 

Benchmark Psychiatric Services, LTD. offers a full 
continuum of services for seniors, their families, and 
caregivers. This includes routine, on-site psychiatric 
and psychological care, staff education, and 
organizational services tailored to assist long term 
care facilities in maintaining compliance with OBRA 
and other regulatory standards. 








Best Bath Systems 

Shanel Harris, Sales Support 

723 Garber St 

Coldwell, ID 83605 

Phone: (800) 727-9907 

Toll Free: (800) 727-9907 

Fax: (800) 627-0929 

Email: sharl@best-bath.com 

Website: www.best-bath.com 

Leading manufacture of walk-in showers and jetted 
tubs for people with all abilities for both commercial 
and residential projects. 

Best Bus Sales 

Sales, Sales Department 

1216 Rand Rd 

Des Plaines, IL 60016-3403 

Phone: (847) 297-3177 

Fax: (847) 296-3155 

Email: sales@bestbussales.com 

Website: www.bestbussales.com 

Best Bus Sales is full-service facility that sells leases 
and services buses and vans, along with providing a 
complete line of parts, accessories and extended 
warranties. Our facility employs ASE-certified 
mechanics and body shop technicians. Signs Plus is our 
in-house graphics department to detail anything from 
signs to vehicles. 






BioTech X-ray, Inc. 

Richard Hunt, Compliance & Safety Officer 

1065 Executive Parkway Ste. 220 

St. Louis, MO 63141 

Phone: (877) 909-9729 

Fax: (314) 548-2920 

Email: sales@biotechxray.com 

Website: www.biotechxray.com 

Biotech X-ray provides quality diagnostic X-ray, 
Ultrasound and Doppler exams at the patient’s 
bedside reducing their need of hospitalization. Our 
EHR technology makes ordering and reporting simple 
either connecting to your current system or by 
viewing ours online at biotechxray.com. 


BKV Group 

Karla Jordan, Marketing Coordinator 

343 S Dearborn St, Ste 203 

Chicago, IL 60604 

Phone: (312) 279-0470 

Email: sskinner@bkvgroup.com 

Website: www.bkvgroup.com 

BKV Group is committed to building community. Our 
team has been in the forefront of innovative senior 
living design for over thirty-five years. We understand 
the importance of wellness for the body, mind and 
spirit, and our wellness philosophy is an integral part 
of our approach to senior living design. 







BLDD Architects, Inc. 

Scott Likins, AIA, Dir. of Senior Living Design Group 

833 West Jackson Ste. 100 

Chicago, IL 60607 

Phone: (312) 829-1987 

Fax: (312) 666-8967 

Email: scott.likins@bldd.com 

Website: www.bldd.com 

BLDD is an architectural and interior design firm. We 
work with clients who want inspiring buildings that 
feel like home, and generate waiting lists. From 
Chicago to Carbondale to the Quad Cities and beyond, 
we share our creativity to implement Culture Change. 


BMA Management, Ltd. 

Rod Burkett, President 

535 E North St, Ste E 

Bradley, IL 60915-1188 

Phone: (815) 935-1992 

Toll Free: (877) 882-1495 

Fax: (815) 935-8380 

Email: rod.burkett@bma-mgmt.com 

Website: www.bma-mgmt.com 

BMA Management, Ltd., specializes in the 
development and operations of housing and services 
for older adults & 24-64 years of age with physical 
disabilities, including supportive living facilities that 
provide an affordable assisted lifestyle for all incomes. 
Our products and services are tailored to each specific 
partner, location and budget. 





BSA LifeStructures 

Martha Strong, Sr. Interior Designer 

35 E Wacker Dr 

Chicago, IL 60601 

Phone: (312) 324-5631 

Fax: (312) 324-5699 

Email: mstrong@bsalifestructures.com 

Website: www.bsalifestructures.com 

BSA LifeStructures is a multi-disciplinary design and 
engineering firm, with experienced professionals to 
support the Senior Living specific market. BSA 
LifeStructures delivers outstanding projects that are 
on-time and on-budget, following proven metrics. 
BSA LifeStructures offers our clients a full-breadth of 
design services nationwide, including master planning, 
architecture, engineering, interior design, medical 
equipment planning, landscape design and furniture 
and finishes procurement and installation. 


C.C. Hodgson Architectural Group 

Cornelia Hodgson, Architect 

23240 Chagrin Blvd, Ste 530 

Cleveland, OH 44122-5405 

Phone: (216) 593-0057 

Fax: (216) 593-0091 

Email: chodgson@ccharch.com 

Website: www.dorskyhodgson.com 

C.C. Hodgson Architectural Group 

is a national architecture, planning, interiors, and 
environmental graphics firm embracing fresh thinking, 
innovative design and a collaborative approach to 
serving client needs 



Cain Brothers 

Amy A. Hayman, Managing Director 

1 N Franklin St, Ste 300 

Chicago, IL 60606-3592 

Phone: 312-604-0578 

Fax: (312) 456-9327 

Email: ahayman@cainbrothers.com 

Website: www.cainbrothers.com 

Investment banking services to the senior living 
industry, including taxable and tax-exempt debt, 
mezzanine and bridge financing, FHA, Fannie Mae and 
Freddie Mac financing, private equity placements, 
development oversight, strategic advisory, strategic 
capital planning, debt capacity, acquistions, affiliations 
and divestitures and valuations. 


Cantata Business Performance Services 

Dan Urben, Director of Customer Relations 

8700 31st Street 

Brookfield, IL 60513 

Phone: (708) 387-1099 

Email: dan.urben@cantata.org 

Website: www.cantata.org 

Consultative solutions and services aligning strategy, 
systems & services to the adult care industry. FHR 
optimization, client navigation system (incorporating 
quality management, real-time customer service 
measurements and transition management systems) 
and clinical outcome measurement and management. 


CapTel - Captioned Telephone 

Ron Dreyfus, Outreach Representative 

1500 Olympic Blvd 

Santa Monica, CA 90404 

Phone: (310) 526-5209 

Fax: (310) 450-9918 

Email: ron.dreyfus@outreachexpertsinc.com 

Website: www.captel.com 

CAPTEL Captioned Telephone is for people with 
hearing loss. Works like any phone, but it displays 
word-for-word what the caller says. Captions are 
show on a display screen ensuring you never miss a 
word. Just like captions on TV – now for your 






Cardwatch Licensing LTD 

Gary McMullen, President 

209 - 16610 Bayview Ave 

Newmarket, ON Canda L3X1X3 

Phone: (877) 953-7575 

Fax: (866) 851-9919 

Email: kevin@cardwatchpos.com 

Website: www.cardwatchpos.com 

Point of Sale, Meal and Spending Plan Management 
Software Solution for Retirement Communities. POS 
Modules include Fine Dining, Hostess Meal Click 
Quick-Serve Café, Retail (salon, front desk, gift shop). 
POS interfaces to resident billing software for painless 
month end. Other modules: Catering, Self-Serve 
Inquiry and gift card management. 



Katie Russell, Manager, Client Experience 

222 W. Merchandise Mart ,12th Floor 

Chicago, IL 60654 

Phone: (312) 608-6101 

Email: katie.russell@caremerge.com 

Website: www.caremerge.com 

Caremerge helps senior care providers get better 
operational insight, improve staff efficiency, engage 
families and establish higher level of trust, and most 
importantly prepare providers with the coordinated 
care models like ACOs, MCOs and Bundled Payments. 


CareVoyant, Inc. 

Robert Love, VP Sales & Marketing 

1933 N Meacham Rd 

Schaumburg, IL 60173 

Phone: (888) 463-6797 

Toll Free: (888) 463-6797 

Fax: (847) 925-9421 

Email: steves@carevoyant.com 

Website: www.carevoyant.com 

CareVoyant for Long Term Care is a fully-integrated 
electronic health record (EHR), billing and business 
intelligence solution that enables facilities to improve 
resident care, maintain compliance and manage 
multiple services with one solution. It’s the solution 
your clinical AND financial staff can agree on! 


Caring Transitions Chicagoland 

Mike Stehlik, President/Owner - South DuPage County 

PO Box 6006 

Woodridge, IL 60517 

Phone: (888) 816-8170 

Email: mstehlike@caringtransitions.com 

Website: www.eastatemovechicagoil.com 

Caring Transitions is the leader in senior relocation 
and transition services. As life changes, it may 
become necessary to downsize and relocate to a 
smaller home, retirement community or nursing 
home. Families trust us to facilitate the entire moving 
and liquidation process, keeping the family’s best 
interest at heart. 



CE Solutions 

Stephanie Langan, Account Executive 

1111 W San Marnan 

Waterloo, IA 50701 

Phone: (855) 345-6965 

Fax: (855) 288-3879 

Email: robin.rogers@vgm.com 

Website: www.discovercesolutions.com 


Ceres Food Group, Inc 

Elizabeth Pope, RD, LDN, Assoc. Dir, Healthcare & 
Community Dining 

5150 N Northwest Hwy, Ste 101 

Chicago, IL 60630-4666 

Phone: (773) 385-6010 

Fax: (773) 385-6025 

Email: epope@ceresfood.com 

Website: www.ceresfood.com 

Ceres Food Group provides customized dietary 
support services- from consulting to complete food 
service management. 




Maggie Domaradzki, Comm Outreach Specialist 

175 W Jackson, Ste 1750 

Chicago, IL 60604 

Phone: (312) 548-2011 

Fax: (877) 440-7270 

Email: magdalena.domaradzki@healthspring.com 

Website: www.cignahealthspring.com 

Cigna-HealthSpring, part of Cigna Corporation, is a 
leading health service company committed to helping 
Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries live healthier, 
more active lives through personalized, affordable and 
easy-to-use health care solutions. In 2014, Cigna-
HealthSpring will begin participating in the Medicare-
Medicaid Alignment Initiative (MMAI) and Integrated 
Care Program (ICP) in the Greater Chicago area. 



Patty Cisco, President, MBA Owner 

PO Box 114 

New Bremen, OH 45869 

Phone: (419) 977-2404 

Fax: 419-629-2444 

Email: pattycisco@cisco.com 

Website: www.ciscoco.com 

Cisco and Co partners with senior healthcare 
organizations to help them grow their census and 
referrals with unique communication, marketing and 
sales strategies. We work closely with our clients to 
develop strategies that are sustainable and result in a 
competitive edge. 





Jim Thomas, Principal 

1301 W. 22nd St, Ste 1100 

Oak Brook, IL 60523 

Phone: (630) 368-3611 

Fax: (630) 753-0798 

Email: jim.thomas@CLAconnect.com 

Website: www.CLAconnect.com/seniorliving 

CLA is a Top 10 professional services firm providing 
deep industry experience and knowledge. Services to 
senior living organizations include assurance, tax and 
reimbursement services. Specialty consulting services 
include strategic and capital planning; operations 
consulting; feasibility and market demand studies; risk 
assessments; IT services; and other industry specific 


Community Physical Therapy & Associates 

Kristine Bykerk, Director of Corporate Development 

2171 Executive Dr 

Addison, IL 60101 

Phone: (630) 766-0505 

Fax: (630) 766-0855 

Email: kris.bykerk@cptrehab.com 

Website: www.cptrehab.com 

Staffing and management of physical, occupational, 
speech and respiratory therapists in SNFs and 
homecare settings; consulting services. 





Consonus Rehab 

Jessica DeNardo, Executive Assistant 

4560 SE International Way, Ste100 

Milwaukie, OR 97222 

Phone: (971) 206-5202 

Fax: (971) 206-5203 

Email: jdenardo@consonushealth.com 

Website: www.consonushealth.com 

With more than 20 years of experience, Consonus 
Healthcare provides rehabilitation, pharmacy and 
consulting services to the long term care industry. 
Always passionate about the industry, Consonus has a 
proven track record of helping facilities more 
efficiently meet regulatory demands while always 
keeping resident health and fiscal responsibility at the 


Contech MSI Co. 

Terry Till, Inspection Division Manager 

5200 Newport Dr 

Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 

Phone: (847) 483-3854 

Fax: (847) 342-9937 

Email: ttill@contechco.com 

Website: www.contechco.com 

Contech-MSI is a Chicago area business that services 
fire alarm, sprinkler, fire pumps and other life safety 
systems. Our goal is to be your single source provider 
for your life safety equipment. We provide testing, 
inspections, sales, service and installation. 










Covenant Solutions 

Seth Awes, Director of Communications 

5700 Old Orchard Rd, Ste 100 

Skokie, IL 60077-1036 

Phone: (888) 511-5550 

Fax: (773) 878-4533 

Email: covsolutions@covenantsolutions.org 

Website: www.covenantsolutions.org 

By planning and developing facilities, services, 
programs, and effective operations, we enhance the 
lives of those who live and work in senior living 


Dakota Security Systems 

Micah Carlson, Director of Marketing 

414 S. Vermont St 

Palatine, IL 60067 

Phone: (847) 358-5200 

Fax: (847) 358-5212 

Email: mbarbera@dakotasecurity.com 

Website: www.dakotasecurity.com 

Dakota Security Systems helps the long-term care 
industry to protect their people and property. With 
solutions for wander management and nurse call, we 
can offer comprehensive patient care services using 
the most advanced technology. Our solutions help 
keep patients safe and enable senior living facilities to 
deliver advanced patient care. 






DaRT Chart Systems, LLC 

Tiffany Kushner, Marketing Coordinator 

3825 W Green Tree Rd 

Milwaukee, WI 53209-3042 

Phone: (414) 247-3100 

Email: jburch@dartchart.com 

Website: www.dartchart.com 


Davis Harrison Dion 

Eliane Oneyear, Production Manager 

333 N Michigan Ave, Ste 2300 

Chicago, IL 60601-4109 

Phone: (312) 332-0808 

Fax: (312) 332-4260 

Email: elianeo@dhdchicago.com 

Website: www.dhdchicago.com 

Davis Harrison Dion, Inc., provides innovative 
marketing programs to clients in senior living and 
other markets. Special skills include brand 
development through strategic use of 
communications. Building on sound marketing 
strategy, DHD employs creative messaging and 
delivery to reach prospects through media advertising, 
direct mail, selling materials, and special events. DHD 
is an established company with a 25+ year history of 









DLR Group 

John W. Gould, Senior Living Designer 

520 Nicollet Mall, Ste 200 

Minneapolis, MN 55402 

Phone: (612) 977-3569 

Fax: (612) 977-3600 

Email: jgould@dlrgroup.com 

Website: www.dlrgroup.com 

DLR Group is an integrated architecture and 
engineering company that provides architecture, 
engineering, interior design, planning and energy 
services from their 20 office locations. During our 45+ 
year history, we have designed award-winning and 
industry leading projects that encompass the full 
spectrum of senior living and care environments. 


eHealth Data Solutions 

Rachel McKinley, Business Analyst 

P.O.Box 488 

Yellow Springs, OH 45387 

Phone: (888) 562-8906 

Fax: (216) 803-9914 

Email: info@ehds.biz 

Website: www.ehds.biz 

eHDs Web-based analytics enhance performance and 
support quality improvement using evidence based 
data. eHDs analytics increase productivity, improve 
MDs accuracy and survey readiness, optimize revenue 
potential, and reduce risk. CAREWATCH®, 
RISKWATCH®, and UBWATCH®enables organizations 
to make the correction between better data and 
better care. 





Jennifer Prell, President 

6220 Kingsbridge Dr 

Cary, IL 60013 

Phone: (847) 651-0919 

Fax: (847) 639-9250 

Email: gail.niksic@elderwerks.com 

Website: www.elderwerks.com 

Elderwerks, free service providing senior housing 
options based on the personal information provided 
to us. We refer families to appropriate communities 
and other professionals. Person-centered referrals 
ensure the senior views communities they would like 
to live in. We offer free CE’s for nurses, social workers 
and nursing home administrators. 

Equilibrium IT Solutions 

Glen Hampton, President 

5080 N Elston Ave 

Chicago, IL 60630 

Phone: (773) 205-0200 

Fax: (773) 205-0201 

Email: yubago@eqinc.com 

Website: www.equilibriuminc.com 

Equilibrium is an IT Professional Services firm 
specializing in network and system infrastructure 
design, implementation, and support. We strive to 

become our client's "Trusted Technology Consulting" 
firm of choice. 







Brian Tosh, Marketing Coordinator 

401 W Frontier 

Olathe, KS 66061 

Phone: (913) 971-4342 

Email: brehak@ecorpnet.com 

Website: www.ecorpnet.com 


EverCare Division of United Healthcare of Illinois 

Michael Calogero, Director of Sales and Business 

233 N Michigan Ave, 10th Floor 

Chicago, IL 60601 

Phone: (312) 424-5859 

Fax: (877) 351-0591 

Email: michael_a_calogero@uhc.com 

Website: www.unitedhealthgroup.com 

Evercare of Illinois provides Medicare Advantage Plans 
specifically designed for long-term nursing home 
residents. Our goal is to provide care in the most 
appropriate settings, avoid unnecessary 
hospitalizations and improve quality to our enrollees 
using a nurse practitioner at the core of our clinical 






Farnsworth Group, Inc. 

Joseph C. Wiener, AIA, Senior Architectural Manager 

7707 N Knoxville Ave, Ste 200 

Peoria, IL 61614-2020 

Phone: (815) 744-6940, Ext 208 

Fax: (815) 744-6865 

Email: jwiener@f-w.com 

Website: www.f-w.com 

Full-service architecture and engineering firm 
specializing in the design of homelike environments 
for the elderly, including all ranges of skilled care, 
assisted living and independent living facilities. 
Midwest offices located in Bloomington, Champaign, 
Effingham, Peoria, Pontiac and Shorewood, Illinois and 
St. Louis, Missouri. 


Ferry and Associates Architects 

Bruce Ferry, Vice President 

217 S 7th St 

Springfield, IL 62701-1602 

Phone: (217) 522-4100 

Fax: (217) 522-4122 

Email: bferry@ferryarchitects.com 

Website: www.ferryarchitects.com 

Ferry and Associates Architects was founded in 1962 
and has designed long term care facilities throughout 
Illinois. We have an excellent working relationship 
with the Illinois Department of Public Health, and 
bring this relationship and our extensive experience in 
providing quality long term care design to each 




First Illinois Systems, Inc. 

Marty Germann, President 

53 S Cypress Dr 

Bristol, IL 60512-9709 

Phone: (630) 553-0274 

Fax: (630) 553-2512 

Email: mgermann1949@aol.com 

Website: www.firstillinoissytems.com 

FISI is a specialized Pest Control Company for the 
health care industry, which includes Hospitals, 
Retirement & Nursing Homes, Museums, etc. Assisted 
Living residents require particular type of interaction, 
which our service provides. We utilize a least toxic 
approach and all of our FT representatives are 
degreed in Bio- Science. 


Forbo Flooring 

Jennifer Farkus, Marketing Coordinator 

8 Maplewood Dr 

Hazleton, PA 18202 

Phone: (570) 450-0329 

Fax: (570) 450-0229 

Email: jennifer.farkus@forbo.com 

Website: www.forboflooringna.com 











Forum Extended Care Services 

Pete Toke, VP, Business & Clinical Development 

4201 W Victoria Ave 

Chicago, IL 60641 

Phone: (847) 673-8727 

Fax: (800) 447-7167 

Email: info@forumpharmacy.com 

Website: www.forumextendedcare.com 

Forum provides the highest quality pharmacy services 
for the continuum of long-term care. Accredited and 
open 24/7/365, Forum combines unmatched 
processes and a state-of-the-art facility with 
personalized attention to fill your facility’s needs. 
Maybe that’s why we’re often copied, but never 
equaled. Contact us today at (800) 447-7108 or 

Foster Printing Service 

Catherine Wiencek 

4295 Ohio Street. 

Michigan City, IN 46360 

Phone: (219) 561-2039 

Fax: (219) 561-2039 

Email: catherinew@fosterprinting.com 

Website: www.fosterprinting.com 

Celebrating 90 years, Foster specializes in high quality 
full-color, digital; sheet fed, and web printing. Foster’s 
in-house services also include design, technology, 
collating, binding, mailing, and fulfillment. Our 
approach is to be the one marketing partner offering 
you a complete line of services. 




Freedom Outdoor Furniture 

Denise Kallas, President 

PO Box 87 

Sugar Grove, IL 60554-0087 

Phone: (913) 488-0129 

Toll Free: (866) 441-3733 

Fax: (913) 897-4803 

Email: denise@freedomoutdoorfurniture.com 

Website: www.freedomoutdoorfurniture.com 

Maintenance free outdoor furniture “Built to stay 
outdoors” Guaranteed. For 35 years to not crack, 
break, rot, splinter or peel. Made from recycled plastic 
(HDPE) with a UV inhibitor to protect from fading. 
Made in the USA! Call 866-441-3733 for more 

Frost, Ruttenberg & Rothblatt, P. C. 

Betsy Anderson, President 

111 S Pfingsten Rd, Ste 300 

Deerfield, IL 60015-4981 

Phone: (847) 282-6307 

Fax: (847) 236-1155 

Email: banderson@frronline.com 

Website: www.frrCPAS.com 

Clients rely on FR&R’s expertise in healthcare and 
NFPs to improve operations and bottom line. From 
accounting, audit, tax, Medicare and Medicaid cost-
reporting, clinical and reimbursement services, 
regulatory and operational consulting, to webinars 
and workshops, we provide innovative solutions to 
help meet your goals. You can trust our motto: We 
Count. You Matter. ® 



Lindsa Snyder, Account Executive 

309 Court Ave, Ste 216 

Des Moines, IA 50309 

Phone: (800) 289-9636 

Fax: (515) 875-4991 

Email: snyderl@fullcount.net 

Website: www.fullcount.net 

FullCount is a point of sales system specifically for 
retirement communities. Our services include, but are 
not limited to, meals and dining room management, 
back office reporting and billing, and departmental 
purchases and charges. Systems are customizable to 
meet each community’s needs. 


Genesis Rehab Services 

Karyn Lucas, 

101 E State St 

Kennett Square, PA 19348 

Phone: (610) 925-2435 

Email: karyn.lucas@genesisrehab.com 

Website: www.genesisrehab.com 

As a nationally recognized leader of rehabilitation 
therapy, Genesis Rehab Services (GRS) serves patients 
at over 1,500 sites of service, spanning 45 states. 
Utilizing a team of more than 18,000 highly-trained 
therapists, GRS touches the lives of patients from 
skilled nursing, assisted living and independent living 
facilities, to outpatient clinics and hospital settings. 






Glantz/Richman Rehab. Associates 

Coralie H. Glantz, OTR/L, FAOTA, Co-Owner 

1560 Indian Trail Dr 

Riverwoods, IL 60015-1627 

Phone: (847) 945-1917 

Fax: (847) 945-1966 

Email: cglantz@glantzrichman.com 

Website: www.glantzrichmanrehab.com 

The co-owners of Glantz/Richman Rehabilitation 
Associates, Coralie “Corky” Glantz OTR/L, BCG, FAOTA 
and Nancy Richman OTR/L, FAOTA are nationally 
recognized as experts in geriatric program 
development and education. Their commitment to 
excellence in service begins with the quality and 
expertise of their OTs, PTs, SLPs, CTRSs and Social 


Gordon Food Services 

Gaylan Stielow, Healthcare Chain Manager 

PO Box 1787 

Grand Rapids, MI 49501-1787 

Phone: (773) 439-9159 

Toll Free: (800) 968-7500 

Email: gaylan.stielow@gfs.com 

Website: www.gfs.com 

Gordon Food Services is a 100 year-old, family owned, 
full line foodservice distributor offering a complete 
product line for housekeeping and materials 
management needs. Foodservice value-added 
services include an on-site USDA lab, and the nutrition 
resource center. (NCR) – a staff of registered 
dietitians that support menu and food safety 
awareness programs. 


Greer Management Services, Inc. 

Michael Greer, President 

1470 Livingston St 

Carlyle, IL 62231-1340 

Phone: (618) 594-8581 

Fax: (618) 224-7716 

Email: gms.jmg@gmail.com 

Website: www.greermanagement.com 

A consultant company providing a full range of 
management services. 


Harley Ellis Devereaux 

Susan F. King 

One East Wacker Dr, Ste 200 

Chicago, IL 60601 

Phone: (312) 324-7410 

Fax: (312) 324-7499 

Email: sfking@hedev.com 

Website: www.harleyellisdevereaux.com 

Harley Ellis Devereaux offers a broad range of facilities 
and real estate related services from strategic 
consulting to implementation to ongoing facilities 
management. Our Life Enhancement studio is 
recognized as a leader in design for senior living 
experience and is known for delivering exceptional 
service, quality and innovation. 








Healthcare Margin Specialists 

Hedy Duggan, Margin Specialist 

715 Ascot Ct 

Libertyville, IL 60048 

Phone: (847) 687-6675 

Email: hedyd@hmsweb.net 

Website: www.hmsweb.net 

HMS is a national expense management firm that 
addresses the specific needs of healthcare 
organizations, specifically Continuous Care Retirement 
Centers to reduce their indirect operating expenses 
and improve operating margins without compromising 
quality or resident and patient services. 


HealthMEDX, Inc. 

Denise Johnson, Trade Show Coordinator 

5100 N Town Centre Dr 

Ozark, MO 65721-7479 

Phone: (417) 582-1816, ext 2308 

Fax: (417) 582-0296 

Email: denise.johnson@healthmedx.com 

Website: www.healthmedx.com 

The HealthMEDX Vision solution provides an 
integrated, clinical and financial EMR and CRM across 
the entire LTPAC care continuum including: Long-term 
Care, Rehab, Homecare, and Hospice. The SaaS based 
architecture supports interoperability with hospitals, 
physicians and payers to address readmission 
management and care coordination challenges across 
the care continuum. 





HealthPRO Rehabilitation (formerly The 
Comprehensive Group) 

Marnie Fischetti, Marketing Assistant 

3703 W Lake Ave, Ste 200 

Glenview, IL 60026-1223 

Phone: (847) 904-5028 

Fax: (847) 998-8714 

Email: mfischetti@heritage-healthcare.com 

Website: www.healthpro-rehab.com 

HealthPRO Rehabilitation is a therapy management 
company with a proven track record of helping 
providers optimize clinical and financial outcomes and 
achieve compliance through both in-house and 
contract therapy management models. 

Henry Bros. Company 

Thomas B. O'Brien, VP Business Development 

9821 S 78th Ave 

Hickory Hills, IL 60457-2324 

Phone: (708) 430-5400 

Fax: (708) 430-8259 

Email: tobrien@henrybros.com 

Website: www.henrybros.com 

Henry Bros. Co. is a full service Construction 
Manager/General Contractor providing a complete 
range of pre- construction and construction services. 









Hitchcock Design Group 

Geoffrey Roehll, Senior Vice President 

221 W Jefferson Ave 

Naperville, IL 60540-5355 

Phone: (630) 961-1787 

Fax: (630) 961-9925 

Email: groehll@hitchcockdesigngroup.com 

Website: www.hitchcockdesigngroup.com 

Landscape architecture firm in Naperville and Chicago, 
Illinois. We specialize in therapeutic environments, 
CCRCs, senior living, skilled care and assisted living 
facilities. We employ a sustainable approach to each 
of our landscape designs by creating spaces that are 
functional and environmentally sound as well as cost 
effective and visually pleasing. 


Hoffman Planning, Design & Construction, Inc. 

Scott Pigeon, Director of Marketing 

122 East College Ave, Ste 1G 

Appleton, WI 54911 

Phone: (920) 380-2175 

Toll Free: (800) 236-2370 

Fax: (920) 731-4236 

Email: cveldt@hoffman.net 

Website: www.hoffman.net 

We make a positive impact on people’s lives and their 
environment by providing creative ideas and 
responsible solutions. Through our unique TPMg 
process, we help ensure success in planning, design, 
construction of projects from conception to 
completion by integrating delivery of services, 
centralizing accountability, and emphasis on 


Hooker DeJong, Inc. 

David Layman, President 

20 North Wacker Dr. Ste. 1839 

Chicago, IL 60606 

Phone: (312) 497-4247 

Fax: (312) 492-4524 

Email: davidl@hdjinc.com 

Website: www.hdjinc.com 

HDJ is a full service architectural, engineering and 
planning firm. As long-term care and senior housing 
experts, our team works to create neighborhoods that 
encourage privacy, purpose, dignity, and compassion. 
While being very mindful of regulatory constraints, 
our architects design to overcome the traditional 
barriers of the “institution.” 


Infinity Rehab 

Susan Mayer, Regional Sales Director 

25117 SW Parkway Ave Ste. D 

Wilsonvill, OR 97070 

Phone: (773) 621-0627 

Toll Free: (888) 757-3422 

Email: samayer@infinityrehab.com 

Website: www.infinityrehab.com 

We are a contract therapy company, offering physical 
therapy, occupational therapy, and speech pathology, 
inside of skilled nursing facilities and assisted living 
communities, operating under Avamere Health 
Services, a healthcare administrator/owner/operator 
of skilled nursing facilities and senior living 




Insperity Time and Attendance 

Matt Sheppard, Event Planning Specialist, Promotions, 
Events & Projects 

2990 Triverton Pike Dr 

Madison, WI 53711 

Phone: (608) 443-2850 

Toll Free: (800) 814-9096 

Email: matt.sheppard@insperity.com 

Website: www.galaxy-inc.com 

Insperity Time and Attendance helps long term care 
facilities control their labor costs with web-based 
timekeeping and scheduling software. Our Insperity 
TimeStar software helps you eailsy collect, automate, 
and analyze your workforce data to proactively 
control overtime costs and staff scheduling challenges. 



Jeanne Jacobson, 

1503 Orchard Hill Rd 

LaGrange, GA 30240 

Phone: (312) 923-8186 

Email: Jeanne.jacobson@interfaceflor.com 


For 35 years, Interface Flor modular carpet has proven 
itself aesthetically and functionally in senior living 
facilities requiring a highly attractive, long lasting and 
easy to maintain floor covering solution. 








It's Never 2 Late 

Jack York, Co-Founder/President 

7344 South Alton Way, Ste D 

Centennial, CO 80112-2326 

Phone: (303) 806-0797 

Fax: (303) 789-1533 

Email: jyork@in2l.com 

Website: www.in2l.com 

It’s Never to Late builds adaptive computer labs for 
older adults, specifically older adults with physical and 
or cognitive disabilities. unique combination of touch 
screen interfaces, combined with engaging 
multimedia content allows virtually any person with 
an interest in using a computer to enjoy the 


Ivy Marketing Group, Inc. 

Debra Sheridan, President 

23W070 Mulberry Ln 

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-7219 

Phone: (630) 790-2531 ext. 302 

Fax: (630) 790-4431 

Email: dsheridan@ivymarketing.com 

Website: www.ivymarketing.com 

Ivy Marketing Group is a full service public relations, 
advertising and marketing communications firm 
specializing in senior housing. For over a decade, Ivy 
has showcased clients unique qualities to media 
consumers and their constituents with marketing 
communications, planning and branding strategies 
through graphic design, copy writing and 
implementation services. 



Jackson Lewis PC 

Neil H. Dishman, Partner 

150 N Michigan Ave, Ste 2500 

Chicago, IL 60601 

Phone: (312) 803-2530 

Fax: (312) 787-4995 

Email: dishmanN@jacksonlewis.com 

Website: www.jacksonlewis.com 

Founded in 1958, Jackson Lewis is dedicated to 
representing management exclusively in workplace 
law. With over 770 attorneys practicing in 55 
locations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico, Jackson 
Lewis is included in the AmLaw 100 and Global 100 
rankings of law firms. For more information, visit 


Jensen & Halstead, Ltd/Studio One Design 

David K. Dastur, AIA, NCARB, Principle 

358 W Ontario St 

Chicago, IL 60654 

Phone: (312) 664-7557 

Fax: (312) 664-7558 

Email: info@jensenandhalstead.com 

Website: www.jensenandhalstead.com 

Jensen & Halstead Ltd. is a full service Chicago-based 
architectural firm known for a history of innovation in 
the design of senior living and healthcare facilities. 
We approach each project with a fresh desire to 
achieve the optimum solution. Every step of the way, 
the firm gives its full professional attention to the 

three most fundamental elements of architecture: 
cost, function and aesthetics. 



Joerns Healthcare, LLC 

Rachel Brylski, Events & Membership Coordinator 

2430 Whitehall Park Dr, Ste 100 

Charlotte, NC 28273 

Toll Free: (800) 826-0270, Ext 1105 

Fax: (715) 343-5543 

Email: christopher.paduch@joerns.com 

Website: www.joerns.com 

Sunrise Medical is an industry-leading manufacturer of 
health care beds and furnishings. Our signature 
brands, Joerns® and Hoyer®, are two of the most 
trusted and well-known and lead the market with 
innovative products such as the UltraCare® bed and 
the Hoyer® Professional Series lifts and slings. Sunrise 
Medical designs and develops products that focus on 
safety and comfort for both the residents and staff. 


Joseph J. Duffy Company 

Joseph R. Beuttas 

4994 N Elston Ave 

Chicago, IL 60630-1729 

Phone: (773) 777-6700 

Fax: (773) 777-6421 

Email: joseph.beuttas@jjduffy.com 

Website: www.jjduffy.com 

Joseph J. Duffy Co. professionalism in the multifamily 
construction market, experience, knowledge it takes 
to serve the client’s needs in Senior Housing: 
Independent, Assisted, Affordable/Supportive Living, 
Market Rate, Skilled Nursing. As a team player with 
the Client, Architects, Consultants insuring an 
affordable quality building, preserving your esthetic & 
functional requirements. 



JRI Interior Design 

Julia Redwine, President 

62 Elmwood Lane 

Lincolnshire, IL 60069 

Phone: (847) 914-9350 

Email: jredwine@jri-interiordesign.com 

Website: www.jri-interiordesign.com 

JRI Interior Design provides a comprehensive package 
of services, including initial consultation, budget 
preparation, space planning, interior design, project 
management, procurement and implementation. Our 
goal is to make a difference in the lives of residents, 
families, friends and staff by creating Individualized 
Creative Solutions. 


KDI Design, Inc. 

Kit DeWitt, 

427 N Kirk Rd, Ste 101 

Geneva, IL 60134 

Phone: (630) 208-2288 

Fax: (630) 208-9370 

Email: jan@kdidesign.com 

Website: www.kdidesign.com 

KDI Design, Inc. is a unique firm collaboratively 
combining both interior design services and an 
extensive furniture dealership. We specialize in senior 
living, corporate, healthcare and hospitality projects. 
The firm is founded on a strong base of extensive 
repeat and referral business, earned by our 
commitment to doing the "right" thing for our clients. 





Krieg DeVault 

Lori McLaughlin, Of Counsel 

One Indiann Square 

Indianapolis, IN 46204 

Phone: (219) 227-6075 

Email: lmclaughlin@kelegal.com 

Website: www.kriegdevault.com 

Krieg, DeVault LLP is a 140-professional, diversified 
law firm representing a wide variety of local regional 
and national clients. It is a general practice 
commercial law firm with offices in Indianapolis, 
Carmel, Noblesville, Schererville, and Mishawaka, 
Indiana Chicago, Illinois, Atlanta, Georgia and Boca 
Grande, Florida. Though its membership in Meritas, 
the firm's ability to assist clients reaches around the 
world. For more information, please visit 


Lancaster Pollard 

Steve Kennedy, Managing Director 

65 E State St, Fl 1600 

Columbus, OH 43215-4213 

Phone: (614) 224-8800, Ext 117 

Fax: (614) 224-8805 

Email: skennedy@lancasterpollard.com 

Website: www.lancasterpollard.com 

Lancaster Pollard helps health care, senior living and 
housing providers expand and improve their services 

by providing a full range of investment banking, 
mortgage banking and investment advisory solutions. 





Lee Agency, Inc. 

Nate Orvis, 

200 Ford Ave 

Muscatine, IA 52761-5625 

Phone: (563) 263-9252 

Toll Free: (800) 225-9252 

Fax: (563) 263-9282 

Email: lwilliams@leeagencyinc.com 

Website: www.leeagencyinc.com 

Lee Agency, Inc. will work with you to form a 
protection strategy specific to your needs. Our 
experienced team of insurance agents can analyze 
various insurance options and suggest the best 
alternatives to the challenges you are facing today. At 
Lee Agency, we have a simple philosophy: 'Tell the 
truth and work hard'. That's our promise. 


Legacy Healthcare Services 

Phil Jones, Senior VP of Business Development 

3001 Spring Forest Rd 

Raleigh, NC 27616-2815 

Phone: (800) 696-8482 

Fax: (919) 424-5085 

Email: pjones@legacyhealthcare.net 

Website: www.legacyhealthcare.net 

Legacy Healthcare Services, Inc provides Physical 
Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech / Language 
Pathology and Wellness services in all areas of the 
post-acute setting. Legacy Healthcare is one of the 
largest therapist owned and operated corporations in 
the country, with over 100 years of experience in 
therapy and management in the senior care arena. 



Life Care Services 

Sue Copple, Corporate Marketing Consultant 

400 Locust St, Ste 820 

Des Moines, IA 50309 

Phone: (901) 685-5350 

Fax: (901) 685-6068 

Email: copplesue@lcsnet.com 

Website: www.LCSnet.com 

The LCS Family of Companies serve over 30,000 
residents in 31 states and focus on strategic planning, 
development, operations management, and 
marketing and sales management for continuing care 
retirement communities (CCRCs) and senior living 
communities, home health care and companion 
services, insurance, and national purchasing 
consulting services. 


Love & Company, Inc. 

Ashley Barto, Business Development Assistant 

1209 N East St 

Frederick, MD 21701 

Phone: (301) 663-1239 

Fax: (301) 663-1553 

Email: abarto@loveandcompany.com 

Website: www.loveandcompany.com 

Love & Company is a 33-year-old marketing, 
advertising, research and sales management firm that 
specializes in marketing to seniors. We’ve provided 
our services to over 110 senior living communities and 
we’ve helped fill start-up and mature communities, 
marketed expansions and repositioned communities 
to compete effectively in increasingly tight markets. 



Management Performance Associates, Inc. 

Scott T. Gima, Vice President 

14323 South Outer Forty Rd, Ste 501 South 

Chesterfield, MO 63017 

Phone: (314)434-4227, Ext 22 

Fax: (314) 434-4337 

Email: stg@healthcareperformance.com 

Website: www.healthcareperformance.com 

MPA has been improving healthcare performance 
since 1995. MPA’s diverse team of healthcare experts 
helps long term care providers meet the strict and 
ever-changing criteria for compliance programs, while 
improving operations. MPA also helps providers 
succeed with turnaround and continuing management 
services. Strategic, positioning and capital projects. 


Martino & Binzer 

Dave Martino, President 

270 Farmington Ave, Ste 128 

Farmington, CT 6032 

Phone: (860) 678-4300 

Fax: (860) 678-4301 

Email: dmartino@goodbait.com 

Website: www.goodbait.com 

By integrating Sales + Marketing + Technology, we 
offer greater accountability, transparency and cost-

effectiveness that focus on results that impact your 
business objectives. 






Masterpiece Living, LLC 

Robin Mulligan, Director of Projects 

11360 North Jog Rd, Ste 102 

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 

Phone: (561) 624-8797 

Fax: (561) 624-8037 

Email: rmulligan@mymasterpieceliving.com 

Website: www.mymasterpieceliving.com 



McCloud Services 

Mahi Kokkinos, Marketing 

1635 N Lancaster Rd 

South Elgin, IL 60177 

Phone: (847) 891-3900 

Fax: (847) 891-1452 

Email: mahikokkinos@mccloudservices.com 

Website: www.mccloudservices.com 

McCloud Services protects your company’s reputation 
and brand and safeguards critical environments. 
McCloud pest management solutions are designed to 
protect your facility, prevent infestation and maintain 
regulatory compliance. Services offered: Integrated 
Pest Management (IPM), Electronic Data Collection, 
Bird Management / Exclusion, Aquatic Weed 
Management, Organic Compliant Programs, 
Vegetation Management, Food Safety Training, Bed 
Bug Management and Leed Compliant Programs. 







McGladrey LLC 

Thomas R. Steil, LLP, Partner 

117 E Main St, Ste 210 

Galesburg, IL 61401-4697 

Phone: (309) 342-1175 

Fax: (309) 342-7816 

Email: tom.steil@mcgladrey.com 

Website: www.mcgladrey.com 

Certified public accounting and consulting firm serving 
health care entities including many long-term care 


McKesson Medical Surgical 

Christine Mazzucchelli, Account Manager 

8741 Landmark Rd 

Richmond, VA 23228 

Phone: (800) 446-3008 

Fax: (773) 631-1178 

Email: christine.mazzucchelli@mckesson.com 

Website: www.ltcsolutions.mckesson.com 

Leading distributor of medical supplies to both the 
long term and home care markets. Provide 
reimbursements for Medicare B residents in enternal, 
urological, ostomy and wound care categories. 
Market leader in also providing equipment needs to 
skilled, assisted living and developmentally disabled 









Adam Clark, Regional Sales Manager 

10900 Hampshire Ave South, Ste 100 

Bloomington, MN 55438 

Phone: (866) 469-3766 

Fax: (952) 995-9735 

Email: info@matrixcare.com 

Website: www.matrixcare.com 

MatrixCare solutions have powered the long-term 
care continuum for over 30 years. MatrixCare is the 
fastest growing, cloud-based HER solutions designed 
to help LTPAC and senior living communities maximize 
revenues, maintain high occupancy, reduce 
readmissions, facilitate interoperability within ACOs, 
and support executive decision making. Visit 
www.matrixcare.com for more information 


Medication Management Partners LLC 

Deb Meehan, Pharmacist 

11350 S. Cicero Ave, Ste C 

Alsip, IL 60803 

Phone: (708) 752-8000 

Fax: (877) 292-5916 

Email: deb@doubekmedical.com 

Website: www.mmprx.com 

Medication Management Partners (MMP), LLC 
specializes in providing pharmacy services to Assisted 
Living Communities. We offer accurate effective and 
practical medication management solutions that are 
customized to the needs of each community we serve. 
Our philosophy is to focus on providing exceptional 
customer service, accurate dispensing, and clinical 






Medline Healthcare 

John Pritz, VP Sales Midwest Division 

1 Medline Pl 

Mundelein, IL 60060-4485 

Phone: (630) 669-7331 

Fax: (630) 762-9907 

Email: mmega@medline.com 

Website: www.medline.com 

Medline Industries, Inc. is the largest privately held 
manufacturer and distributor of medical supplies and 
equipment in the country, providing more than 70,000 
products to the healthcare industry. Medline has over 
36 years experience in both acute care and alternate 
site markets and has sales in excess of 1.9 billion 


Merit Senior Living 

Lisa Welshhons, Division President 

4410 114th St 

Des Moines, IA 50322 

Phone: (515) 334-6147 

Fax: (515) 369-9148 

Email: lisa.welshons@meritresources.com 

Website: www.meritresources.com 

We work with senior living leaders and HR 
professionals all across the nation and help them solve 
problems and maximize opportunities in six lay areas: 
HR, Training & Development, Risk Management, 
Payroll, Benefits and Workers’ Comp. 






Method Management LTC Consultants 

Dorrie Seyfried, Vice President 

A Division of IPMG 

225 Smith Rd 

Saint Charles, IL 60174-5208 

Phone: (630) 485-5920 

Home Office: (708) 660-8409 

Fax: (630) 485-5921 

Email: dorrie@methodmgmt.com 

Website: www.methodmgmt.com 

Long Term Care consultants providing pre-survey 
preparation, post-survey response (POC/IDR/Directed 
Inservice), incident investigation, clinical operations 
evaluation, leadership development and educational 


Midwest Transit Equipment, Inc. 

Bob Anderson, Director Commercial Retail Sales 

146 W Issert Dr 

Kankakee, IL 60901-7134 

Phone: (815) 933-2412 

Toll Free: (800) 933-2412 

Fax: (815) 933-3966 

Email: bob.anderson@midwesttransit.com 

Website: www.midwesttransit.com 

We are America’s #1 volume bus dealer. Our four 
Illinois locations offer vehicles in capacities ranging 
from 4-52 passengers. We have buses, vans, low-floor 
vehicles, and the new MV-1. Also, ask about our NO 
are available at all of our locations. 



Mobilex USA 

Debbie Begg, 

651 Lakeview Plaza Blvd, Ste E 

Worthington, OH 43085-4774 

Phone: (866) 682-5454 

Fax: (614) 888-0027 

Email: debbie.begg@mobilexusa.com 

Website: www.mobilexusa.com 

Mobilex USA is the largest, most experienced provider 
of mobile diagnostic services in the U.S. Mobilex USA 
has built an outstanding reputation for availability, 
responsiveness, quality and patient comfort. 


Mool Law Firm, LLC 

Deanna Mool, Partner 

316 Crossing Dr 

Sherman, IL 62684 

Phone: (217) 496-3355 

Fax: (217) 280-4541 

Email: dmool@mool-law.com 

Website: www.mool-law.com 

Mool Law Firm, LLC works to achieve health care 
providers’ goals, such as: HIPAA compliance, solving 
licensure and certification issues, and general business 
advice. Clients work directly with Deanna Mool, 
former General Counsel, Illinois Department of Public 
Health. Our Springfield location is near many 
regulatory agencies. 



Morrison Senior Dining 

Andre M. Alexandre, Regional Director Business 

4623 Sassafras Ln. 

Naperville, IL 60564-1135 

Phone: (248) 808-0298 

Email: aalexandre@iammorrison.com 

Website: www.iammorrison.com 

Morris Senior Dining, a member of Compass Group, 
provides superb dinning, nutrition and wellness 
programs to over 400 clients nationwide. While 
focusing on multiple menus, multiple venues and 
special events, our goal is to always keep residents 



Bill Wood, Technical Sales Director 

9036 Grand Ave South 

Bloomington, MN 55420 

Phone: (888) 469-5625 

Fax: (952) 881-6524 

Email: bwood@floydtotalsecurity.com 

Website: www.floydtotalsecurity.com 

We are introducting MultiPASS smartcard technology 
nationally to senior living communities, reducing costs 
and lowering risks across many applications. CEOs, 
Executive Directors, and Operations Managers are 
thrilled with the return on investment. Our services 
increase physical security, accountability and 
efficiency, while improving resident satisfaction. 
When would you like to learn more? 




NHRMA Mutual Insurance Company 

Brenda Mulle, Director of Member Services 

2302 Clearlake Blvd 

Champaign, IL 61822-8951 

Phone: (217) 403-4900 

Fax: (217) 403-4901 

Email: bmulle@nhrma.com 

Website: www.nhrma.com 

NHRMA Mutual is a member-owned, member-
controlled company providing workers’ compensation 
coverage and risk management/loss control services 
for long-term care operators in Illinois. NHRMA’s 
unique loss-sensitive program provides immediate 
savings to those who implement NHRMA-
recommended risk management programs. 


NICL Laboratories 

Mary Ann Appleby, Strategic Program Manager 

306 Era Dr 

Northbrook, IL 60062-1834 

Phone: (847) 509-9779, Ext 207 

Fax: (847) 509-9255 

Email: maapleby@nicl.com 

Website: www.nicl.com 

NICL Laboratories specialize in providing 
comprehensive laboratory service to hospitals, long 
term care facilities, physician practices, research 
institutes, industry and workplace. 







Novak Construction 

Kirk Rustman, VP Sales & Marketing 

3423 N Drake Ave 

Chicago, IL 60618-5449 

Phone: (773) 278-1100 

Fax: (773) 278-1119 

Email: krustman@novakconstruction.com 

Website: www.novakconstruction.com 

Novak Construction provides construction services 
tailored to meet our clients’ specific needs. We offer 
solid expertise and a true spirit of problem solving 
collaboration on every project. Our approach brings 
predictability, accountability and control to the 
construction process. Your expectations will be met 
for the process as well as the outcome. Novak 
delivers on our promises. 


Omnicare, Inc. 

Michael H. Bender, RPh, Director of Client Srvcs. 

2313 S Mount Prospect Rd 

Des Plaines, IL 60018-1811 

Phone: (847) 635-3000 

Fax: (847) 768-1885 

Email: michael.bender@omnicare.com 

Website: www.omnicare.com 

Omnicare Inc. is the largest Senior Care Pharmacy in 
the world. We are the largest pharmacy in Illinois with 
nine operating units. Our portfolio includes pharmacy 
services, consulting (nursing and pharmacy), oxygen, 
Part B services and computer software support for the 
Long Term Care industry. 




Ken Roos, EVP, Sales, Business Development 

1621 Euclid Ave, Ste 1500 

Cleveland, OH 44115 

Phone: (216) 333-1353 

Fax: (216) 763-9800 

Email: info@onshift.com 

Website: www.onshift.com 

Long-term care and senior living providers rely on 
OnShift staff scheduling and labor management 
software to control labor costs and increase 
efficiencies so employees have more time for care. 
OnShift predicts and prevents overtime and 
understaffing while dramatically reducing time spent 
on scheduling and managing open shifts. 


Oregon Healthcare Pharmacy Services, Inc. 

Marc Mongan, RPh, Pharmacist/Owner 

1100 Pines Rd 

Oregon, IL 61061-2100 

Phone: (815) 732-1422 

Fax: (815) 732-9074 

Email: oregonhealthcare@essexl.com 

Website: info@oregonhealthcare.com 

Specializing in comprehensive quality pharmaceutical 
care and services to skilled nursing, assisted living and 
other long-term care environments. 


Pathway Health Services Inc. 

Kelly Schuna, Association Liaison 

2025 4th St 

White Bear Lake, MN 55110 

Phone: (651) 407-8699 

Fax: (651) 429-8721 

Email: lynn.gamroth@pathwayhealth.com 

Website: www.pathwayhealth.com 

Pathway Health Services, Inc. is an award winning 
professional management and consulting group that 
has successfully served hundreds of clients, primarily 
in the field of long term care and senior housing. 
Services include: Interim Management, MDS Support, 
Regulatory Compliance and Assistance, Nursing 
Consultation, Financial/operational Strategies and 
much more. 


PC Connection 

Travis Cook, Sales Manager, Healthcare IT Solutions 

730 Milford Rd. 

Merrimack, NH 03054 

Phone: 800-986-2320 

Fax: 603-683-0598 

Email: tcook@pcconnection.com 

Website: www.pcconnection.com/healthcare 

The PC Connection, Inc. family of companies provides 
and transforms technology into complete solutions 
that increase the value of IT. Our teams at PC 
Connection, GovConnection, and MoreDirect Include 
experts who specialize in customized IT solutions and 
services for the healthcare market. 


Pepper Construction Company 

Tim Weidman, Director of Business Development 

643 N Orleans St 

Chicago, IL 60610-3690 

Phone: (312) 266-4700 

Fax: (312) 266-6010 

Email: tweidman@pepperconstruction.com 

Website: www.pepperconstruction.com 

Founded in 1927, Chicago-based Pepper Construction 
is a privately-owned general contracting and 
construction management firm primarily serving the 
non-residential and private sector markets, including 
healthcare, retail, institutional, educational, 
commercial and industrial. Serving clients from offices 
in Illinois, Texas, California and Indiana, Pepper 
Construction’s 2004 gross revenues totaled $830 


Perkins Eastman 

Joseph Hassel, IIDA, Principal 

351 W. Hubbard, Ste. 708 

Chicago, IL 60654 

Phone: (312) 755-1200 

Fax: (312) 755-1155 

Email: j.hassel@perkinseastman.com 

Website: www.perkinseastman.com 

Perkins Eastman offers providers and operators the 
latest solutions in planning and design, strategic 
visioning, board education, partnership development, 
program management, and post occupancy research. 

Our staff understands complex strategic, financing, 
and planning issues facing your organizations; we are 
experts at designing dynamic new buildings and 
working with existing buildings. 



Dana Wallace, Account Executive 

818 Thorndale Ave 

Bensenville, IL 60106 

Toll Free: (800) 399-0700 

Fax: (630) 422-8020 

Email: dana.wallace@pharmerica.com 

Website: www.pharmerica.com 

KPS Pharmacy provides a full continuum of programs 
as well as individualized service to long-term care 
customers. Our commitment to quality –- One 
Prescription at a Time, One Person at a Time - means 
that we deliver results - oriented professional 
pharmacy services. 


Plante & Moran P.L.L.C. 

Ed Slack 

225 W Washington St 

Chicago, IL 60606-3564 

Phone: (312) 899-4460 

Fax: (312) 726-3262 

Email: ed.slack@plantemoran.com 

Website: www.plantemoran.com 

Plante Moran serves more than 850 senior care and 
living clients nationwide from our Midwest based 
offices with operational, financial and strategic 
solutions, including operations consulting, audit/tax, 
capital projects strategy and development, and 
reimbursement analysis and optimization. Subscribe 
to our free industry updates and thought leadership at 


PointClickCare/Wescom Solutions, Inc. 

Angelo Papatheodorou, VP of Sales 

6975 Creditview Rd, Unit 4 

Mississauga, Ontario CAN L5N 8E9 

Toll Free: (800) 277-5889, Ext 260 

Fax: (800) 716-0995 

Email: angelo.p@pointclickcare.com 

Website: www.pointclickcare.com 

Clinical and financial software for long term care. 


Polaris Group 

Shelly Patton, Director of Sales & Marketing 

3030 N Rocky Point Dr, Ste 240 

Tampa, FL 33607 

Phone: (800) 275-6252, Ext 229 

Fax: (888) 258-3334 

Email: shelly.patton@polaris-group.com 

Website: www.polaris-group.com 

Polaris Group, a nationally recognized consulting firm 
assists post-acute healthcare providers in realizing 
accurate reimbursement and Medicare compliance. 
Offering customized clinical, operational and financial 
consulting, education, regulatory research and billing 
assistance. Polaris Group has over 25 years of 
assisting clients with state and federal compliance 


Polsinelli PC 

Matthew J. Murer, Partner 

161 N Clark St, Ste 4200 

Chicago, IL 60601 

Phone: (312) 873-3603 

Fax: (312) 873-2903 

Email: mmurer@polsinelli.com 

Website: www.polsinelli.com 

The attorneys of Polsinelli have a wealth of experience 
partnering with operators of senior housing and long 
term care to find effective solutions to today's 
problems. The practice is led by Matthew Murer, 
Chuck Sheets and Jason Lundy. They assist clients in 
the areas of Fair Housing Compliance, contract and 
policy review, survey issues, Life Safety Code issues, 
Certificate of Need applications and strategy as well as 
Not-For-Profit Tax advice. 

Preferred Podiatry Group 

Jay Kracik, Territory Manager East IL 

425 Huehl Rd, Unit 13 

Northbrook, IL 60062-2319 

Phone: (847) 721-8140 

Toll Free: (800) 654-3772 

Fax: (847) 504-5015 

Email: jkracik@preferredpodiatry.com 

Website: www.preferredpodiatry.com 

Preferred Podiatry Group (PPG) offers comprehensive 
care with compassion. PPG’s “Managed Foot Care 
Plan” offers comprehensive foot care, wound care, 
acute care, diabetic shoe program and education/ in-
service programs. PPG is “Serving Long Term Care 
with a Commitment to Excellence”. 


Prime Care Pharmacy 

David Dattani, CEO 

420 Country Club Dr 

Bensenville, IL 60106 

Phone: (630) 354-6300 

Fax: (630) 354-6309 

Email: primecare9898@hotmail.com 

Website: www.primecareltc.com 

Prime Care Pharmacy is a leading provider of 
pharmacy services in the Chicagoland area. We offer 
competitive pricing and various despensing systems. 
Our specialty includes OPUS Unit Dose System, IV 
services, plus we offer consulting services. Our 
commitment is excellence in service. 





Professional Medical Supply, Inc. 

Stephany Gift, Marketing Product Data Specialist 

1917 Garnet Ct 

New Lenox, IL 60451-1593 

Phone: (800) 648-5190 

Fax: (815) 726-7416 

Email: sgift@promedsupply.com 

Website: www.promedsupply.com 

Founded in 1968, Professional Medical Supply Inc. 
(ProMed) provides incomparable service and quality 
medical equipment and supplies. ProMed works with 
customers to develop a plan to achieve their financial, 
operational and clinical goals, providing them with the 
resources, education and products they need to get it 



Professional Therapy Services 

Michael R. Riley, President 

2810 Frank Scott Pkwy W, Ste 824 

Belleville, IL 62223-5007 

Phone: (618) 234-9705 

Fax: (618) 234-9867 

Email: mike@ptsinc.org 

Website: www.ptsinc.org 

Contractual providers of physical, occupational and 
speech therapies. 


Providence Management & Development Co. 

Richard C. Schutt, President 

18601 N Creek Dr, Ste A 

Tinley Park, IL 60477-6398 

Phone: (708) 342-8100 

Fax: (708) 342-8000 

Email: richs@provinet.com 

Website: www.providencelifeservices.com 

Facility management and consulting. Marketing and 
support of LTC industry software. 


ProviNET Solutions 

Carl Goodfriend, Chief Information Officer 

18645 West Creek Dr 

Tinley Park, IL 60477-6397 

Phone: (708) 468-2000 

Fax: (708) 342-2803 

Email: info@provinet.com 

Website: www.ProviNET.com 

ProviNET Solutions offers a wide range of information 
technology solutions to become your technology 
partner. Services include hardware, software, 
consulting, networking, and hosting solutions. In 
addition, our services include EMR selection, 
implementation, training and 24x7 Help Desk support. 


PRS, LLC, Dialysis 

Paula Cuellar, CEO 

188 Industrial Dr, Ste 315 

Elmhurst, IL 60126 

Phone: (630) 359-3249 

Fax: (630) 359-3251 

Email: pjackson@prsdialysis.com 

Website: www.prsdialysis.com 

PRS, LLC, Dialysis is a private and independent End 
Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) provider. We provide 
home dialysis therapies exclusively to nursing home 
residents. We are committeed and dedicated to 
providing the highest, measurable qualitiy care for 
nursing home residents for whom we serve. PRS, LLC, 
Dialysis partners with nursing home owners and 
administrators to assure the needs of the nursing 
home residents are well coordinated and efficiently 


Rainbow Hospice & Palliative Care 

Amy Frazier, RN, MS, CHPN, CCM, Vice President, LIFE 
Institute for Learning 

1550 Bishop Ct 

Mt. Prospect, IL 60056 

Phone: (847) 692-8887 

Fax: (847) 294-9613 

Email: afrazier@rainbowhospice.org 

Website: www.rainbowhospice.org 

Rainbow Hospice & Palliative Care has been providing 
quality end-of-life, comfort-focused care for thirty plus 
years and also provides palliative care. Its mission is 
“Empowering people to live with dignity and hope 

while coping with serious illness, loss and the end of 

Retiring By Design & Solutions Advisors 

Danae Wilson, Executive Assistant 

125 Village Blvd, Ste 304 

Princeton, NJ 08540 

Phone: (609) 285-2920, Ext 100 

Fax: (888) 605-6040 

Email: kristin@retiringbydesign.com 

Website: www.retiringbydesign.com 

Working together, Solutions Advisors and Retiring by 
Design give you the analytical and creative synergy to 
develop unique solutions and achieve optimum results 
for your senior living community, providing 
management, operations, marketing, and sales 
consulting services. 


Robert Cottingham Property Management Company 

Jeff Cottingham, Property Manager 

215 West Sam J Stone Ave 

Peoria, IL 61605 

Phone: (309) 673-2252 

Fax: (309) 673-2153 

Email: rccpc@mtco.com 

Website: www.rcpmco.com 

The Robert Cottingham Company has been in business 
since 1980. RCPMCo currently manages 21 apartment 
communities totaling 1,786 units. RCPMCo has 
extensive experience in federally subsidized housing. 


RSM McGladrey, Inc. 

Charles J. Fischer, Partner 

1 S Wacker Dr, Ste 800 

Chicago, IL 60606-3392 

Phone: (312) 634-4580 

Fax: (312) 634-5518 

Email: charles.fischer@mcgladrey.com 

Website: www.rsmi.com 

Full service accounting firm that provides financial and 
clinical consulting services to the healthcare industry, 
including financial statements, Medicare and Medicaid 
cost reporting, clinical and reimbursement consulting, 
MDS and in-service training, Medicare 
implementation services, tax services and other 
consulting services. 


RXPERTS Pharmacy 

Zach Rubert, Director of Operations 

6227 Park Ave 

Morton Grove, IL 60053 

Phone: (847) 209-1212 

Email: zruben@rxpertschicago.com 

Website: www.rxpertspharmacy.com 



Sawgrass Partners 

Janice Maloney, Principal 

1721 del Ogier Dr 

Glenview, IL 60025-2323 

Phone: (847) 724-1759 

Fax: (847) 724-8640 

Email: jmaloney@sawgrasspartners.com 

Website: www.sawgrasspartners.com 

Sawgrass Partners is a full-service advisory firm 
specializing in strategic, market & financial planning, 
project development, repositioning and turnaround 
services for senior living providers. Our principals 
have over 50 years of combined national experience 
providing value-added advisory services to the senior 
living industry. 


SB&A Marketing/Brooks-Adams Research 

Sharon Brooks, President 

207 W Franklin St 

Richmond, VA 23220-5011 

Phone: (804) 649-3704 

Fax: (804) 649-3730 

Email: sharon.brooks@sbanda.com 

Website: www.SBandA.com 

Full service marketing, sales consulting and advertising 
firm with market and consumer research capabilities. 



Senior TV 

975 E. Tallmadge Avenue 

Akron, OH 44310-3535 

Phone: (330) 633-7770 

Toll Free: (800) 890-7770 

Fax: (330) 633-0006 

Email: info@seniortv.com 

Website: www.seniortv.org 

SeniorTV provides quality television solutions for 
retirement, assisted living and long term care 
communities. Specializing in satellite/cable TV 
programming, healthcare TVs, custom community 
channels, automated DVD Playback, Internet access, 
as well as design services, wiring installation and 
repairs. Impress residents with a custom solution that 
fits your budget with SeniorTV. 


SeniorHousingNet™, Part of Move™ 

Brad Fuqua, Vice President 

5401 N Pima Rd, Ste 100 

Scottsdale, AZ 85250 

Phone: (888) 525-2546 

Fax: (800) 497-3605 

Email: greg.smith@seniorhousingnet.com 

Website: www.seniorhousingnet.com 

SeniorHousingNet™, the number one online senior 
housing directory in the United States, helps more 
than 1 million people each year search for senior living 
options. As part of the Move™ network of websites - 
including Move.com, REALTOR.com® and Moving.com 
- SeniorHousingNet™ powers the senior living 
directories of some of the internet's most popular web 
sites, including MSN®, Excite®, iWon®, and NBC5.com 
in Chicago. 

Sherman Dodge of Skokie 

Ana Perez, Accounts Payable 

7601 Skokie Blvd 

Skokie, IL 60077 

Phone: (847) 982-9500 

Fax: (847) 982-9046 

Email: anap@shermandodge.com 

Website: www.shermandodge.com 

New and used automobile sales and service. 


Shive-Hattery, Inc. 

William Groh, Healthcare Architect 

1701 River Dr, Ste 200 

Moline, IL 61265-1384 

Phone: (800) 798-7650 

Fax: (309) 764-8616 

Email: wgroh@shive-hattery.com 

Website: www.shive-hattery.com 

Shive-Hattery provides senior living and healthcare 
facility planning, programming, architecture, interiors, 
mechanical, electrical, and structural engineering, site 
design and roof design. 




Rick Hammer, VP of Marketing 

575 Eighth Ave 

New York, NY 10018 

Phone: (877) 432-5858 

Fax: (212) 244-5038 

Email: sales@sigmacare.com 

Website: www.sigmacare.com 

SigmaCare mobile electronic medical records for long 
term care improves staff satisfaction, reimbursement, 
and resident care with point of care technology and 
unparalleled training and support. 


Silver Connections 

Patricia O'Dea-Evans, President 

2118 Plum Grove Rd 

Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 

Phone: (847) 462-8266 

Fax: (847) 639-9250 

Email: pat.odea@silverconnections.com 

Website: www.asilverconnection.com 

Silver Connection provides free housing information to 
seniors. Let Silver Connection help you fill your 
census. We are professional senior housing experts. 
We will increase traffic and market credibility for any 
community in our network. 



Silverchair Learning Systems 

Cheryl Mills, Mktg.Coord. 

107 Edinburgh South Dr, Ste 206 

Cary, NC 27511-6450 

Phone: (919) 481-3604, Ext 231 

Fax: (919) 481-3684 

Email: cmills@silverchairlearning.com 

Website: www.silverchairlearning.com 

Silverchair is the leader in online training exclusively 
for senior care employees. We can help reduce the 
cost and time spent on training by 75%, while making 
it more, effective and engaging for your staff, and you 
can eliminate the headaches of manual compliance 
record keeping. 


Simavita Inc. 

Philippa Lewis, Chief Executive Officer 

203 N LaSalle St, Ste 2500 

Chicago, IL 60601 

Phone: (312) 852-3582 

Email: pl@simavita.com 

Website: www.simavita.com 

SIMAVITA INC is a healthcare technology company 
focused on delivering innovative continence 
management solutions developed in ethical 
collaboration with health professionals. The first 
medical device called SIM©, or Smart Incontinence 
Management, is centered on an instrumented urinary 
incontinence assessment. 






Skender Construction Company 

Stephanie Sulcer, Marketing Director 

200 W Madison St, Ste 1300 

Chicago, IL 60606 

Phone: (312) 447-3057 

Fax: (312) 781-0279 

Email: ssulcer@skender.com 

Website: www.skender.com 

Skender Construction Company specializes in 
continuing care retirement communities, independent 
and supportive living, and skilled nursing facilities. 
Founded in 1955, Skender Construction Company is a 
general contractor/construction manager experienced 
in providing both market-rate and affordable senior 
housing facilities. Skender provides construction 
services to those clients who value superior 
performance and long-term relationships. 


Smith, Hemmesch, Burke & Brannigan 

Donald F. Hemmesch, Jr., Partner 

10 S LaSalle St, Ste 2660 

Chicago, IL 60603-1046 

Phone: (312) 939-0100 

Fax: (312) 939-7765 

Email: dfh@shb-law.com 

Website: www.shbb-law.com 

Specialization in real estate tax assessments. 


Smithereen Pest Management 

Scott Seifert, Corporate Account Manager 

7400 N Melvina Ave 

Niles, IL 60714 

Phone: (847) 647-0010 

Fax: (947) 647-0606 

Email: abenjamin@smithereen.com 

Website: www.smithereen.com 

Smithereen Pest Management is the leading provider 
of Integrated Pest Management to the Health Care 
Industry. Smithereen provides solutions for nearly 
every pest solution; including insects, rodents, termits, 
birds, wildlife and bed bugs. Smithereen's Integrated 
Pest Management Program (IPM) and Green Shield 
Certified Services create a safe work and living 


Sodexo Senior Living 

Daniel Lucey, Business Development - IL 

3020 Woodcreek Dr. Ste. B 

Downers Grove, IL 60515 

Phone: (413) 222-6488 

Fax: (630) 810-0116 

Email: daniel.lucey@sodexo.com 

Website: www.sodexhousa.com 

Outsourcing and contract management experts for 
Quality of Life Services including dining services, 
health and wellness, housekeeping, laundry, 
maintenance and grounds. 



Spectrum Consultants Inc. 

Laurie Walters, Controller 

1349 E Garrison Blvd, Ste B 

Gastonia, NC 28054-5142 

Phone: (704) 865-6300 

Fax: (704) 861-8509 

Email: lwalters@spectrumconsults.com 

Website: www.spectrumconsults.com 

Since 1978, Spectrum has served more than 150 
Continuing Care Communities by offering a full array 
of services- market research, interactive planning, 
product development, project management and sales 
and marketing. We support out clients in developing 
superior products, fulfilling their mission, increasing 
occupancy rates, increasing financial stability, and 
attaining long-term strategic goals. 


Status Solutions 

Cassie Caldwell, Territory Manager 

1180 Seminole Trail, Ste 440 

Charlottesville, VA 22901 

Phone: (434) 220-4392 

Fax: (434) 295-2568 

Email: info@statussolutions.com 

Website: www.statussolutions.com 

Status Solutions develops situational awareness 
technologies for life safety, security, environmental 
monitoring and mass notification. Our customized 
software solutions deliver real-time, detailed alerts 
about potential threats to life, property, business and 
convenience to help customers not only prevent 
ignorance-based loss but also transform the way they 
do business. 


Stevens & Tate Marketing 

Tom Furie, Business Director 

1900 S Highland Ave, Ste 200 

Lombard, IL 60148-4998 

Phone: (630) 627-5200 

Fax: (630) 627-5255 

Email: marks@stevens-tate.com 

Website: www.stevens-tate.com 

Stevens & Tate Marketing is a full service advertising 
agency offering award-winning on-strategy creative, 
integrated message development and cost-effective 
media planning and execution. Partnered with our 
online and interactive-web team, Endora Digital 
Solutions, we create focused, targeted solutions, for 
all of our clients in a variety of industries. Together 
with our clients, we Make Things Happen. ™ 


Symbria Rx Services 

Denise Wassenaar, Director of Analytics and Quality 

7125 Janes Ave, Ste 300 

Woodridge, IL 60517 

Phone: (630) 413-5810 

Fax: (630) 413-5815 

Email: jkrueger@symbria.com 

Website: www.symbria.com 

Full service LTC pharmacy: Automated dispensing 
system, prescriptions, clinical consultant pharmacist, 
IV products, urological and ostomy, products, 
nutritionals, regulatory, participates in most Medicare 
Part D Plans. 


Sysco Food Services 

Sharon Josefson, Healthcare Specialist 

250 Wieholdt Dr 

Des Plaines, IL 60016 

Phone: (847) 699-5454 

Email: josefson.sharon@chi.sysco.com 

Website: www.sysco.com 

Sysco is the global leader in the foodservice industry 
because we believe it is important to lead and not 
follow. Our mission to help our customers succeed is 
the driving force behind that success.We work hard to 
be a beneficial partner with a strong focus on 
efficiency and innovation. 


Tee Jay Service Company, Inc. 

Thomas Safran, Executive Vice President 

PO Box 369 

Batavia, IL 60510-0369 

Phone: (630) 406-1406, Ext 717 

Fax: (630) 406-1456 

Email: tsafran@teejaydoors.com 

Website: www.teejaydoors.com 

Established in 1964, Tee Jay Service Company is 
Northern Illinois’ most complete source for pedestrian 
automatic, manual, and revolving door sales and 
service. Among the wide range of products that we 
specialize in are commercial swing door operators, 
automatic sliding, bi-folding, and revolving doors, as 
well as hollow metal doors, frames, and hardware. 



Templin Healthcare Accounting Services, LLP 

Larry Templin, Partner 

PO Box 9 

Dunlap, IL 61525 

Phone: (630) 361-2868 

Email: info@templinhealthcare.com 

Website: www.templinhealthcare.com 

We provide accounting services specializing in 
preparation of Medicare and Medicaid cost reports, 
monthly/quarterly financial statements, year-end 
workpapers, annual budget and variance analysis as 
well as assisting in financing, loan compliance 
including borrowing base calculations and covenant 
compliance, sales/acquisitions, and temporary CFO 
services to assist during a transitional phase. 


Trinity Risk Solutions RRG 

Mike Miller, 

225 Smith Rd 

St. Charles, IL 60174 

Phone: (888) 377-5875 

Email: mike.miller@ipmg.com 

Website: www.trsrrg.com 


Ungaretti & Harris LLP 

John J. Durso, Partner 

70 W Madison St, Ste 3500 

Chicago, IL 60602-4224 

Phone: (312) 977-4440 

Fax: (312) 977-4405 

Email: jdurso@uhlaw.com 

Website: www.uhlaw.com 

Legal services for nursing homes, ALFs, CCRCs, home 
care, rehab companies, and other companies serving 
seniors. Included is regulatory compliance, tax, tax 
exemptions, corporate, acquisitions, affiliations, joint 
ventures, finance, real estate, employee issues, 
unionization, employee benefits, litigation, risk 
management, insurance defense, audits, residency 
agreements, and other legal issues facing providers. 


Unidine Corporation 

Robert Teplansky, Marketing Manager 

1 Gateway Ctr, Ste 751 

Newton, MA 2458 

Phone: (617) 467-3700 

Fax: (617) 467-3826 

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Email: mcales@unidine.com 

Website: www.unidine.com 

Unidine is the premier food and dining management 
company for senior service communities. Our proven 
fresh food and hospitality driven strategies improve 
resident satisfaction, promote wellness, control and 
foster a vibrant community while setting your facility 
apart as a “Community of Choice” 


United Rx 

Jaime Arreola, Business Development Manager 

150 Fencl Lane 

Hillside, IL 60162 

Phone: (312) 699-1940 

Fax: (708) 375-5758 

Email: jarreola@unitedrx.net 

Website: www.unitedrx.net 

Big enough to offer high quality services without 
losing the personal touch of a home-town pharmacy. 


US Diagnostics 

Sobaan Khan, Director of Marketing 

6205 N Milwaukee Ave 

Chicago, IL 60646-3730 

Phone: (773) 775-1670 

Fax: (773) 775-1670 

Email: eschmidt@us-diagnostics.com 

Website: www.us-diagnostics.com 

US Diagnostic is an Illinois owned and operated 
provider of portable diagnostic solutions for seniors 
living in homes, skilled care and assisted living 
facilities. The company offers senior focused, 
technology driven bed-side diagnostics that includes 
X-Ray, Doppler, Echocardiograms and Ultrasounds. US 
Diagnostic is committed to providing the fastest 
turnaround times. 


Value First 

2550 University Ave West, Ste 350 South 

St. Paul, MN 55114-1900 

Phone: (630) 325-6170 (LSN Office) 

Email: Illinois@valuefirstonline.com 

Website: www.valuefirstonline.com/il 

Value First, LeadingAge Illinois’ Official GPO is a cost 
savings member benefit available to all LeadingAge IL 
members. There is no fee to enroll and over 400 
vendors to access. We will assist you in completing a 
complimentary cost study to identify potential 
savings. Contact us today to start saving! 




Walsh Construction 

Eric Larsen, Program Manager 

929 W Adams St 

Chicago, IL 60607-3037 

Phone: (312) 563-5400 

Fax: (312) 563-5467 

Email: elarsen@walshgroup.com 

Website: www.walshgroup.com 

Walsh Construction is a 108-year old, family owned 
business providing general contracting, construction 
management and design-build services. Walsh has a 
division specializing in the construction of 
independent living, assisted living, and skilled care 
housing for the elderly. Walsh maintains a strong 
building presence in Chicago land and also performs 
works nationally. 


WDM Computer Services, Inc. 

David L. Reis, President 

1900 Harrison St 

Quincy, IL 62301-6702 

Phone: (217) 228-1950 

Fax: (217) 222-6053 

Email: dave@wdmquincy.com 

Website: www.wdmquicy.com 

Healthcare Support Services, accounting, Medicare 
and Medicaid Cost reports, time & attendance, 
computer systems installation and consulting, data 
processing, custom payroll processing, census and 


Weis Builders, Inc. 

Dan Rubel, Project Executive 

8420 Bryn Mawr Ave, Ste 1010 

Chicago, IL 60631 

Phone: (773) 304-4600 

Fax: (773) 304-4610 

Email: danrubel@weisbuilders.com 

Website: www.weisbuilders.com 

Weis Builders provides preconstruction and 
construction services for active adult, Independent 
Living, Supportive Living, Assisted Living, Memory 
Care, Skilled Nursing and CCR projects including new 
construction, renovations and multi-phased 
repositioning. Our experience includes ownership 
formats such as for sale/entrance fee models, rental 
communities, co-operative housing and combinations. 




Wellness Healthcare Partners 

Peggy Nelson, Administrator 

8750 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Ste. 460 

Chicago, IL 60631 

Phone: (773) 654-1690 

Fax: (888) 420-9344 

Email: pnelson@tc-mgmt.com 

Website: www.wellnesshp.net 

Wellness Healthcare Partners specializes in serving 
seniors with extenuating short-term needs who reside 
in senior living communities and their private homes. 
We collaborate with senior housing administrative and 
care teams to keep residents out of the hospital and in 
their homes...where they want to be. 


Weyrauch Consulting LLC 

Laura Weyrauch, Principal 

312 S. Mason Ave. 

LaGrange, IL 60525 

Phone: (708) 482-0365 

Email: laura@weyrauchconsulting.com 

Website: www.weyrauchconsulting.com 

“Helping create better senior living environments 
from start to finish”. Weyrauch Consulting helps 
senior community developers with building program 
development, project management, and owner’s 
representatives services for new construction and 
major remodeling. 

Wipfli LLP 

Michael Edwin, Director LTC 

2015 Spring Road 

Oakbrook, IL 60523 

Phone: (630) 928-1455 

Fax: (630) 368-7045 

Email: medwin@wipfli.com 

Website: www.wipfli.com 

 Wipfli’s health care practice serves 1,800 clients in 46 
states. We are leading provider of senior living 
services, serving skilled nursing facilities and senior 
housing communities. In addition to audit, tax, and 
cost reports, Wipfli offers consulting services: clinical 
and operational, market planning and feasibility 
studies, and strategic planning. 



Wirthwein Marketing 

Christine Wirthwein, President 

574 Main St. Ste. 301 

East Aurora, NY 14052-1725 

Phone: 716-652-4788 

Fax: 716-652-3901 

Email: christine@wirthweinmarketing.com 

Website: www.wirthweinmarketing.com 

Wirthwein Marketing brings over 30 years to the 
senior living sales and marketing arena. The firm has 
served over 200 communities, many in Illinois. 
Services include strategic planning, brand and image 
enhancement, lead nurturing programs, collateral 
material development, advertising, social media 
coordination, and sales recruitment and training. 

Wolf & Company LLP 

Keith Friedlein, Partner 

1901 S. Myers Rd, Ste 500 

Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181-5209 

Phone: (630) 545-4505 

Fax: (630) 545-4605 

Email: kfriedlein@wolfcpa.com 

Website: www.wolfcpa.com 

Wolf & Company offers an extensive array of 
accounting, business and financial advisory services to 
senior care providers. Specialized services include 
business valuations, investment management, and 
employee benefit plan design and administration. 
Accounting, cost reporting, management, operational 
and technology consulting services are provided 
through our healthcare services group. 


Ziegler Capital Markets Group 

Stephen Johnson, Managing Director 

200 S Wacker Dr, Ste 2000 

Chicago, IL 60606-5911 

Phone: (312) 596-1584 

Fax: (312) 263-5217 

Email: sjohnson@ziegler.com 

Website: www.ziegler.com 

Ziegler is the nation’s leading underwriter of financing 
for non-profit senior living facilities. Ziegler has a 
complement of over 40 banking specialists dedicated 
to senior living finance, with CPAs, venture capital 
bankers and commercial bankers as well as former 
bond attorneys, developers and licensed nursing 
home administrators among the banking staff. 


ZumBrunnen, Inc. 

Tom Doyen, Dir. of Business Development 

5881 Glenridge Dr, Ste 110 

Atlanta, GA 30328-4402 

Phone: (404) 601-4050 

Fax: (404) 601-4051 

Email: jzumbrunnen@zumbrunnen.com 

Website: www.zumbrunnen.com 

zumBrunnen is a nationwide construction consulting 
firm located in Atlanta, Georgia bringing over 300+ 
combined years of construction industry experience to 
the senior living industry. zumBrunnen provides 
construction consulting for start-ups, 
expansions/renovations, and also provides facility 
assessments and life-term capitals replacement 
budget studies, utilizing its proprietary Facility 
Forecast Software Systems.