St. Louis Home Care Company Welcomes Kristine Ohlman, MSW, as Client Care Manager
Kristine Ohlman, MSW, joins Home Care Assistance as Client Care Manager from Cigna Medical and Behavioral Health
(St Louis, MO – February 27, 2014) Home Care Assistance of St. Louis, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, welcomes Kristine Ohlman, MSW, as the new Client Care Manager. As one of the Client Care Managers, Ohlman’s role will largely focus on company initiatives and programs such as Hospital to Home Care and the Cognitive Therapeutics Method, an innovative approach to in-home dementia care. Ohlman, who received her MSW and BA from University of Missouri – St. Louis, has made remarkable contributions to the local community throughout her career and while earning her graduate degree. Kristine served as President of the Student Social Work Association at UMSL and presently serves on the Board of Directors of Social Work Leaders in Healthcare. Kristine continues to earn additional accolades. She is currently working towards becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and recently became a licensed Geriatric Care Manager with the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers.
“I am very excited to be part of a well-rounded team of professionals who are dedicated to assisting our aging population,” said Ohlman. “As a Client Care Manager, I am able to work directly with clients, their families and caregivers to ensure they are living the best quality of life possible. Home Care Assistance is changing the way the world ages and I am very excited to be a part of it!”
With extensive professional experience in social work and a personal commitment to volunteerism, Olman’s background is well aligned with the Home Care Assistance mission, core beliefs and values.
“We are thrilled to have Kristine join our team,” said Jeff Schweikert, owner of Home Care Assistance of St. Louis. “His extensive background, experience and commitment to exceptional care will be a valuable asset to our clients and our company.”
Ohlman is joining Home Care Assistance in a stage of incredible growth and measured success. The company is in the midst of an aggressive international expansion campaign with plans to have 120 offices open by the end of 2014.
To learn more about Home Care Assistance of St. Louis please visit www.homecareassistancestlouis.com or call 314-863-8989. The office is located at 12125 Woodcrest Executive Drive in Creve Coeur.
ABOUT HOME CARE ASSISTANCE
Home Care Assistance is the leading provider of home care for seniors across the United States and Canada. Our mission is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to live happier, healthier lives at home. Our services are distinguished by the caliber of our caregivers, the responsiveness of our staff and our expertise in Live-In care. We embrace a positive, balanced approach to aging centered on the evolving needs of older adults. A 2014 Inc. 5000 Company, Home Care Assistance has received numerous industry awards including Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises and Franchise Business Review’s Top 50. For more information about Home Care Assistance, our services and franchise opportunities, visit www.homecareassistance.com.