April 27, 2012 // Franchising.com // Bloomfield Hills, Mich. - ComForcare Senior Services has been named a finalist in the “Managed Care: Transition of Care Programs” category in the third annual Dorland Health Case In Point Platinum Awards Program. The awards program recognizes the most successful and innovative case management programs working to improve health care across the care continuum and sets the standard for programs that deliver sustained success.
ComForcare Senior Services is one of four finalists in the nation to be nominated for an award in the 2012 “Managed Care: Transition of Care Programs” category, which recognizes programs that have made inroads to improving the transitions of care.
“We are extremely honored to be recognized as a finalist for this prestigious award,” said Mark Armstrong, president and CEO of ComForcare Senior Services. “Each and every one of our dedicated franchise business owners is committed to providing compassionate and reliable home care solutions for the elderly who prefer to remain at home where their quality of life is enhanced to its greatest potential.”
Mr. Armstrong founded ComForcare Senior Services in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan in 1996. Focused on selecting only the most highly qualified, responsible and compassionate caregivers, ComForcare Senior Services has grown rapidly over the past 16 years to include more than 135 franchise owners who operate 150 territories in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. ComForcare Senior Services ranks among the top 10 franchised providers of home care.
The 2012 Case in Point Platinum Awards showcase the work of care coordination professionals across 22 categories. Case In Point is one of the most widely-read publications in the case management industry, providing healthcare professionals with original, comprehensive and insightful news, trends and information.
On May 9 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dorland Health will hold an awards luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. to give each finalist public recognition for their work and announce the winner from each category. Setting itself apart from other healthcare awards programs in the U.S., the Platinum Awards Program provides the opportunity for organizations and professionals to celebrate their successes in a way that elevates the senior care practice. The keynote speaker at the luncheon will be Alfred Lewis, founder and president of the Disease Management Purchasing Consortium International. For more information, please visit: http://www.dorlandhealth.com/case-in-point-platinum-awards/.
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan-based ComForcare Senior Services is a premier, franchised provider of private-duty, non-medical home care. Caregivers provide professional personal care and companionship services for individuals in many settings including their homes, independent living communities, nursing homes, hospitals or wherever clients reside. Services are provided primarily to seniors, but individuals with disabilities, accident victims, new mothers or those recovering from a recent illness or surgery can also benefit.
ComForcare has more than 135 franchise owners who operate more than 150 territories in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. Long-term growth plans call for approximately 40 new franchise locations by the end of 2012 and to reach 200 or more franchises by the end of 2013. For more information, visit www.comforcare.com.
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