The Corporate Management Team for Ultimate Nursing Services attended this year’s 2013 National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Washington, D.C., October 31 – November 3. There were over 175 educational offerings and close to 275 exhibitors. The annual meeting was beneficial for our agency to attend to connect with colleagues who share the same concerns and issues, to advocate for the home care and hospice industry at a national level, learn best practices, and to view the future to see what home care and hospice can become. Two of our Compliance Officers, Jan M. and Tracy G., arrived before the conference to attend an ICD-10 training seminar. Jan and Tracy were listed as faculty and presented for the 2nd year at the Annual Meeting and Exposition. Their topic was entitled: “We Have to Comply with Medicare CoPs? But We’re a Pediatric Agency”. Their presentation was well received and contained valuable information which was shared among the participan
Ultimate Nursing Services awards Carol, RN, from the Sheldon Branch as "Caregiver of the Year"! Carol has been a nurse with Ultimate Nursing since 2009. She is punctual to work, works all scheduled hours, and is flexible when a schedule change may occur unexpectedly. Carol is always communicating with the Sheldon Branch if there are medical changes with her client providing excellent continuity of care. She also assists with orienting and training new nurses when needed. Congratulations Carol, and thank you for your dedication to our clients and families!! Presenting award is Tracy G., Sheldon Branch Administrator, and Tucker A., CEO.
View this family's story on how they came to choosing Ultimate Nursing Services as their in-home healthcare provider and how it has made an impact in their lives. Ultimate Nursing Services strives to bring excellent continuity of care and to return children home to be with their families. Read more to view their story...
Ultimate Nursing Services was proud to volunteer and support this year's "Meals from the Heartland" Annual Hunger Fight. This non-profit organization has thousands of volunteers help package meals each year. The 2013 Annual Hunger Fight's goal was to package 5 million meals, and in just 4 days 5,171,040 meals were packaged for distribution to people around the globe. Read more if you would like to learn how to volunteer with "Meals from the Heartland".
On August 23rd, our Carroll Office hosted a wonderful ribbon cutting ceremony for joining the Carroll Chamber of Commerce. Members of the chamber and community came to our new office location and enjoyed coffee and pastries. Michele Kinnersley, Administrator, RN, addressed the guests introducing Ultimate Nursing Services and office staff. We enjoyed visiting with the community, educating on the services we provide, and look forward to being involved more in the future. Thank you to those who attended the reception and to the chamber members who made this event a success! Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to receive instant updates on upcoming events and news!
THANK YOU to everyone who stopped and visited our booth at the Iowa State Fair in the Varied Industries Building!! It was a great success, and we had a lot of fun. Don't forget to see us next year!! Read more to view pictures and "like" us on our Facebook page.
Ultimate Nursing Services is excited to announce they have expanded their Eastern Region service area! Due to family and client needs in the Quad Cities area, we included Cedar, Clinton, Jackson, and Scott counties to our service area. The Newton Office will continue supervising the Eastern Region and the new added counties. Read more to view Ultimate Nursing Services new service area map.
Our Sheldon Office has successfully moved to their new location at 702 Park Street in Sheldon across from the Sanford Medical Center. They are settled in and hit the ground running. A recent article was published in the Sheldon Mail-Sun interviewing Tucker Anderson, CEO, on how we came to the decision of moving locations and the great support we have received from the Sheldon Community.
Ultimate Nursing Services is proud to support Wildwood Hills Ranch by donating the services of our highly skilled nursing team for their summer camp program. Wildwood Hills helps underprivileged children and young adults escape the cycle of poverty, abuse and neglect. We are very excited about this opportunity to help children across the state! If you are interested in this opportunity please contact our HR department at 800-383-0303. For more information about Wildwood Hills Ranch please visit: www.wildwoodhillsranch.org
Do you have a passion to care for children and young adults with medically complex needs? Do you want a healthcare career that allows you long-term, caring, and respectable relationships with the people to whom you provide care? Join Ultimate Nursing Services today! Ultimate Nursing Services hires RNs and LPNs to care for pediatrics throughout Iowa. Click on the Careers tab above. Your child, Your home, Our passion!
Universal Pediatric and Ultimate Nursing Services was proud to make their charitable contribution in 2012 to Peach’s Neet Feet. Since 2011, Peach’s Neet Feet has been donating hand painted canvas shoes to children battling serious illnesses and disabilities. From our agency’s donation, 10 pairs of shoes will be custom painted and delivered to these children.
Ultimate Nursing Services will be joining the fun at CFI’s Kidsfest 2013!! Family, friends, and neighbors are all welcomed. Stop by our booth and say hello!
This is the fourth year in a row that Ultimate Nursing Services was selected as one of the top growing companies in Inc. Magazine’s annual rankings.
We are excited to share the results of our 1st quarter 2011 physician Survey. Physicians from across Iowa provided the following feedback to our survey questions.
Iowa Lions Eye Bank Executive Director, Cindy Reed RN, PhD, presented Ultimate Nursing Serves CEO, Tucker Anderson, with a plaque to recognize their commitment to the restoration of sight.
Read an interview with Ultimate Nursing Services CEO Tucker Anderson in which he addresses the mission of the company and the value of home health care.
Ultimate Nursing Services and Universal Pediatric Services were voted the #1 and #2 women-owned businesses in central Iowa, respectively. The companies were also ranked as the area's top two home health care providers, according to number of registered nurses. Featured in the Des Moines Business Record 2010 Book of Lists.