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Six North Shore Centers Named Best Nursing Home

North Shore is proud to announce that six of our skilled nursing centers have been named 2019-2020 Best Nursing Homes by U.S. News & World Report:


Lake Mills Health Services in Lake Mills, WI

Morningside Health Services in Sheboygan, WI

Oakwood Health Services in Altoona, WI

Sheboygan Health Services in Sheboygan, WI

Rochester West Health Services in Rochester, MN

Three Oaks Health Services in Marshfield, WI


This year, 2,969 out of 15,000 facilities across the country were identified as Best Nursing Home. The six North Shore centers were specifically designated as being High Performing in the area of Short-Term Rehabilitation. This distinction evaluates a nursing home’s quality of post-acute care for patients recovering from a hospital stay such as after stroke, heart attack, infection or accidental injury.

Congratulations to these six centers on this achievement!


Laurie Edelman Named Administrator of the Year

North Shore is proud to announce that Laurie Edelman, Executive Director at Hammond Health Services, was awarded the 2019 Shining Star Administrator/Manager by the Wisconsin Health Care Association and the Wisconsin Center for Assisted Living (WHCA/WiCAL) at the 68th Annual Fall Convention held in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The WHCA/WiCAL Shining Star Awards are recognition of those individuals from throughout the long-term care provider community who have been nominated and selected as worthy of special recognition.

Laurie has been Executive Director at Hammond Health Services for the past 21 years. She strives to maintain and provide quality services as well as lead her team through adversities, joys, and accomplishments. She sets the example each day when she arrives at the center with a bounce in her step, smile on her face, and ‘Good Mornings.’ She definitely has passion for her work, stepping into any department to work side by side with employees, whether a CNA, cook, dietary aide, housekeeping , maintenance. For Laurie, there is no challenge to great.

Congratulations, Laurie, on this recognition. You are most deserving and North Shore’s true shining star.


Click here for a video profile on Laurie Edelman, produced by WHCA/WiCAL.


Laurie Edelman pictured with WHCA/WiCAL President John Vander Meer (l) & North Shore CEO David Mills (r)

North Shore Leader Highlighted by AHCA/NCAL

Josh Theis, North Shore’s executive director at Green Bay Health Services was recently featured by the American Healthcare Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) in a video as part of their #WhyICare campaign. In the video, Josh shares why he changed his major in college from Business Administration to Healthcare Administration, and what motivates him to continue to provide care to the most vulnerable members of the Green Bay community.

Congratulations to Josh for being an exemplary leader and featured in the video, and thank you to AHCA/NCAL for spreading the word on why long-term care is a rewarding career.

Click here to watch Josh’s video.