Ebenezer is entering our 100th year in business and we're growing at an unprecedented rate! Come grow with us! Are you a caring and compassionate individual who enjoys enriching the lives of seniors? We would love to meet you at our Job Fair on We have positions open in the following departments:
Nursing: RNs and LPNs, CNA/NARs,
Immediate interviews will be conducted! Refreshments and gift drawings!
Why work for Ebenezer? Ebenezer employees work as a team to provide the highest quality care to those we serve. Our employees don’t work simply to collect a paycheck; they truly work to make a difference in the lives of older adults in their communities. Ebenezer has been consistently recognized as a Minnesota Top Workplace by the Star Tribune. Here are some of the reasons why:
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On September 7th, Marysue Moses, the Dementia Care Program Coordinator at Ebenezer, shared some great resources how to be a more effective caregiver for those those loved ones with dementia.
We learned that there are three phases of dementia, and different techniques and tools for you to use in each of those three phases:
Phase 1 is when an individual loses their adult learning skills that make it difficult to find the right words, have critical thinking skills and might develop irrational fears. The best thing to do is to stop arguing with the individual, but instead empathize and validate the person. Meet them where they are instead of bringing them to you.
Phase 2 is when that person loses their adolescent learning, such as having control over their emotions, their organizational skills, and they may develop delusions. Something to think about that can help is to give structure to their routine, give verbal cues, and remember the 5 W's when you are validating their situation.
Phase 3 is when someone loses their childhood learning that might cause them to become overstimulated easily, might misuse objects, and will rummage, fiddle, hoard, and gather. The biggest thing to remember is this person is NOT a child, simply break down their routine into simpler tasks, ask yes/no questions, and give lots of compliments. Everyone wants to be told how wonderful they are, no matter their stage in life.
Aside from resources for taking care of others, it is also very important to take care of yourself. Give yourself permission to slow down and trust your instincts! It is always a learning process and don't be afraid to ask for help from others! At the Martin Luther Campus we have Respite, Stay-By-The-Day, and Adult Day Programs designed to help carry the weight of care-giving.
If you would like more information on any of our services and resources related to dementia, Alzheimer's, or our memory care program Dimensions, Click Here.
The Martin Luther Campus has outstanding patient satisfaction, particularly in our Transitional Care Unit (TCU). Our campus has used an online patient survey system since 2012 called TruthPoint to gather patient feedback. Our team gathers patient info 4 days into their stay, and again shortly before they leave. Getting the information at the two points instead of just one helps our team measure much more accurately and effectively the patient's experience. The report explains how daily interdisciplinary meetings, paired with real-time patient feedback has achieved outstanding improvements in patient satisfaction. Click HERE to read the full report.
Thank you to Derek, whose personality and charisma will be missed. He was only with us a short time, but he touched the lives of so many while he was here. Thank you and best of luck in your future endeavors!
Just because it's sprinkling outside doesn't mean we can't enjoy ourselves! Between the carnival games, the ponies, the music, and fair food, it was quite the afternoon. The folks of our Meadow Woods Assisted Living, Martin Luther Care Center, and our Adult Day Programs, along with the help of the galaxy club from the Bloomington Public Schools, various volunteers and family members, we had quite the packed house! There was so much fun to be had and were blessed with so much on this day!
Come join us for a great time as we partner with Redemption Lutheran Church and celebrate our blessed community along with the safety of our neighbors. There may be some special visitors attending from the City of Bloomington as well!
We will enjoy a variety of gourmet sandwiches, fruits, veggies, and cookies with lemonade and water, as well as play games and listen to the one and only Twin Cities Brass Band. Carnival Games · Free Food · Fun · Live Musical Entertainment
LOCATED AT: 927 East Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington, Mn
CONTACT Luke Jenkins for more information - 952-948-5181 or Ljenkin3@fairview.org
Our Martin Luther Campus senior living would like to share the outstanding work of their Transitional Care Unit. The Martin Luther Transitional Care Unit has used TruthPoint to gather patient experience feedback since 2012. The TCU team collects feedback from patients 4 days post-admission, and again shortly before discharge from the unit. The multi-point collection process allows the team to address patient experience to ensure overall patient satisfaction. The report explains how implementing the daily interdisciplinary huddle, paired with real-time patient insights delivered by TruthPoint and dedicated teamwork- the Martin Luther team has achieved and maintained outstanding improvements in organizational target measures.
CLICK HERE to view the report!