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Plymouth Place’s Boxing Balance and More Program Wins Statewide Award

LaGrange Park, IL — Plymouth Place Senior Living received the Honoring Excellence Award for Community Impact for its Boxing, Balance and More program from Leading Age Illinois, the industry’s trade association, at its annual conference on April 18 in Schaumburg. The Boxing for Balance and More program was developed by the community’s personal trainer who …

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What to Remember when Looking for Memory Support for a Loved One

When looking for a safe, secure environment for a loved one with memory loss, remember to consider a senior living option where those with memory loss are provided customized, quality care with a coordinated routine. “It’s amazing to watch how quickly new residents settle into our memory support residences,” said Plymouth Place CEO Jay Biere …

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Interview with New CEO, Jay Biere

Welcome to New Plymouth Place CEO Jay Biere   Tell us why you chose to lead Plymouth Place? After nearly 30 years in non-profit and for profit Senior Living and Healthcare, I recognized the unique opportunity to lead a premier Senior Living community into the future. With an ever-changing landscape upon us, including a massive …

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How will we build a Healthier Community*?

I have had the opportunity to meet many of you at the community and have thoroughly enjoyed hearing about your life, and life at Plymouth Place, but most importantly, your thoughts about our future together. I look forward to engaging and partnering with you to make 2018 our best year yet! That being said, how …

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New Plymouth Place CEO brings experience in health care, senior living

December 2017, photo provided by Plymouth Place – Original Credit: Handout (Plymouth Place / HANDOUT) By Hank Beckman Pioneer Press DECEMBER 8, 2017, 1:28 PM Plymouth Place Senior Living will ring in the new year with a new chief executive officer. James (Jay) Biere, 59, takes over from the retiring Dale Lilburn, effective Jan. 1. …

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Plymouth Place Senior Living Names New CEO

LAGRANGE PARK, Ill. – Plymouth Place Senior Living has announced the appointment of James (Jay) Biere as the new Chief Executive Officer, effective Jan. 1, 2018. With background in business growth, customer service and creative solutions, Biere brings extensive experience in senior living with more than 15 years in leadership positions. He was most recently …

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A Letter to The Plymouth Place Community from Dale

Friends: I have written and talked about change often over the years. This time I am trying to deal with change in my life that may affect the lives of those of you I have spent so much time serving, as well as those with whom I have worked. This time changing is very personal. …

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3 Ways Technology Can Make Your Life Easier

Remember when we’d look up a fact in an encyclopedia? Wait for the operator to connect our call? Or write a letter to a pen pal? In just a few decades, technology has dramatically changed the way we get information, connect with others and spend our free time. Many of these changes make our lives …

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