Professional Consulting Services
Community Care Options was founded in 1998 by Tom Cullen and Eileen Stensrud. It is a locally owned business (in California) that is operated by a team of caring professionals with more than 30 years of experience in the field.
In addition to many years of qualified experience, CEO Tom Cullen offers professional workshops and products throughout the west coast to administrators and staff of care facilities, as well as free referral services for the general public looking for facilities.
Community Care Options team is dedicated to providing quality education and training to administrators, care providers, and nurses of Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFE) and Adult Residential Facilities (ARF). Our classes are approved through the California Department of Social Services, the Nursing Home Administrators & the board of Registered Nurses.
Services provided by Community Care Options include help with getting waivers, writing exceptions and filling out incident reports. We audit employee and resident files to be sure the facility is in compliance, and has complete files.
Community Care Options is vendorized to provide continuing education classes for RCFE’s. They work as consultants with the Administrators to assist with regulatory compliance as well as training of staff. They also provide staff and administrative training to keep the facility in compliance.
Tom Cullen has a B.S. degree in Business Administration and has been a licensed administrator since 1980. During his career he has managed facilities from 6 beds to 200 apartments, has bought and sold five RCFE’s and managed facilities for Marriott, Walker Methodist and other smaller private companies.
Northstar currently provides senior living management and consulting services to 25 senior living communities in six states and two countries.
Northstar Senior Living offers a complete package of management services for the senior living industry. We have developed and refined our services to be the best and most economical operational tools in the industry. Northstar operations management brings it all together – Leadership, Systems, and Culture – to make your senior living community the option of choice – as a place to call home, as an employer, and as a place to invest.
Our operations service package is designed to bring optimum value, team focus and organization to your senior living community by incorporating Northstar’s management platform and key elements of service.
Offering a full range of consulting services, Northstar Senior Living has helped clients throughout the country achieve extraordinary results in start up ventures, high performing communities, conversions and turn-around opportunities. Northstar works with you and your associates to evaluate opportunities, establish goals, and achieve results.
Northstar Senior Living, one of the premier providers of senior living in the country, features a highly experienced leadership team committed to setting the industry standard for excellence in senior living. Our accomplishments have been recognized nationally and our key personnel have been awarded the “Best of the Best” award two years in a row by the Assisted Living Federation of America.The Northstar Senior Living team is poised to assist investors looking for opportunities to grow their assets in the senior care field. Northstar’s approach helps to boost property values through increased occupancy, controlled costs, and satisfied residents.
SDG is owned and operated by John Gonzales. With over 25 years of experience in the senior housing industry, John brings strong operational and marketing knowledge and skill that encompass start-up construction, acquisitions and “turn-around” projects.
SDG was founded in 2013 and is the culmination of a lifetime of personal and professional experience in senior care and housing. SDG’s purpose is to apply this experience for the benefit of seniors and companies dedicated to serving them. John is an effective leader with a unique ability to identify, motivate and direct resources. He has a successful record in cost containment, creative problem-solving, increasing work force productivity and possesses excellent human relations skills.
Services provided include:
Rate Structure Analysis and Ancillary Revenue Creation Strategies
Marketing / Sales Programs Effectiveness Analysis
Employee Engagement Services