Get to Know the Administrator in Training Ali Lovek

  • June 24, 2019

Each year, Ovation Jewish Home welcomes a Healthcare Administration Student from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where he/she will serve as an Administrator in Training (AIT) during a 50-week practicum. This position involves learning the ins and outs of management…

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ReCharge! & R+R Club

  • June 14, 2019

Ovation Communities' Adult Day Services offers a variety of programs for the community and residents. Specifically, two programs ReCharge! and the R+R Club give adults and seniors the opportunity to re-energize the body and brain. The innovative classes are designed to help…

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Board Member Spotlight: Rick Strait

  • June 14, 2019

Richard Strait has been a prominent board member of the Jewish Home and Care Center Foundation for ten years and counting. After learning about Ovation Communities and the amazing services offered, he felt an immediate connection and desire to contribute.…

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Q & A with Chai Point’s Costume Man

  • June 14, 2019

Chai Point Activities Coordinator Jim Heisler is known for his one-of-a-kind dress up choices and bold sense of humor. Adored by Ovation Communities' residents and staff for his quirky take on life, Jim is getting ready to embark on his…

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New Faces, New Places

  • March 8, 2019

Ovation Communities recently welcomed two new administrators, but one is a familiar face.   Marlo Graceffa – Ovation Sarah Chudnow Executive Director You won’t find Marlo Graceffa sitting still. In fact, you probably won’t find her in her office. Since becoming…

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Grand Torah Celebration Recap

  • March 8, 2019

In December, Ovation Communities celebrated the completion of a new Torah for the Kohl Family Synagogue at Ovation Jewish Home. The Torah comes at a time of great need with the previous Torah being too heavy to carry during weekly…

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Developing the Next Generation of Healthcare Professionals

  • November 29, 2018

Just five years ago, the concept seemed impossible. As the long-term care industry faces a workforce crisis, it’s been seeking a solution to the problem that will last years to come. Today, a first-of-its-kind Geriatric Career Development (GCD) program at…

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