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Complete Care Strategies in home care solutions and elder care solutions in Philadelphia and throughout the area including the Main Line and beyond. As one of Philadelphia’s premier homecare companies, we are frequently recognized as leaders in care management.

Complete Care Strategies in the News

February 16, 2016 – Break-out session presentation, Wilmington Trust, “Opportunities for Inter-Generational Retention: A Solution Oriented Approach”, Wilmington, DE.

November 5, 2014 – Facilitate a Panel Discussion for The Philadelphia Estate Planning Council, Women’s Initiative Committee, “Managing End of Life Issues”, Union League, Philadelphia, PA.

March 2014 – The Guilt Trip: A Journey of Caring and Loving
See the flyer here.

July 2013 – In the July 2013 issue of Philadelphia SmartCEO magazine. Beverly Bernstein Joie was honored in the Brava Awards for top female CEO’s.
See the article here.

June 2013 – WWDB 860 AM interview for Women to Watch radio program. Listen to the interview here:
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June 2008 – For her article entitled “Drawing a Map for the Later Years,” New York Times reporter Christine Larson turned to Beverly Bernstein Joie for her expertise. The article, which appeared in the Sunday Business section, focused on new and emerging businesses in elder care. Read the article on NYTimes.com.

March 2008 – Beverly Bernstein Joie’s article on “How to Find the Right Caregiver” was published in Consumer Reports on Health.

DATE – One of our clients was chosen to be a guest on Seeking Solutions with Suzanne, a show that is seen nationally on CN8 and CNN Headline News. She generously shared her experience working with a Geriatric Care Manager.

August 2007 – “My Mother’s Keeper: The Eye Doctor Appointment,” a first-person account by Beverly Bernstein Joie, was published in Today’s Caregiver magazine and online at Caregiver.com in the publication’s anniversary addition.
Read the article on Caregiver.com
See the article as it appeared in Today’s Caregiver magazine (PDF, 1.3MB)

March 2007 – KYW Newsradio reporter Mark Abrams interviewed Beverly Bernstein Joie for a segment entitled “Parenting Our Parents: Life Choices!” The program aired throughout the day and generated a huge response from the listeners. Beverly was also interviewed by the Northeast Times newspaper and featured in a segment on CBS-3 TV.

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October 2012 – Alzheimer’s Symposium Round Table
Sponsored and moderated by Timothy King of John Hancock Insurance Co.
for financial planners in King of Prussia on October 9, 2012
Panelists:
Claire Day, Vice President Constituent Services for The Alzheimer’s Association
Beverly Bernstein Joie, President/CEO of Complete Care Strategies
Michael Connor, Elder Law Attorney

May 2010 – Beverly Bernstein Joie and Dolores T. Magid were featured speakers at the Fiduciary Education Foundation’s CTFA Continuing Education Seminar in Harrisburg, PA. Their presentation was entitled “Professional Answers for Challenging Trust Clients.”

October 2009 – Beverly Bernstein Joie was the keynote speaker at the Montgomery County Bar Association CLE Seminar for Elder Law Attorneys and Accountants and a panelist at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s 11th Annual Legal Issues in an Age of Aging meeting.

January 2009 – Dolores T. Magid and Beverly Bernstein Joie presented “Caregivers’ Diaries,” a workshop at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Philadelphia. The event was well attended by members of the church and the surrounding community.

January 2008 – The New York Chapter of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers (now Aging Life Care Association) invited Beverly Bernstein Joie to address its membership. Her topic was “The Discharge Tsunami.”

Honors and Achievements

August 2012 – The Philadelphia Business Journal has named Complete Care Strategies as the 27th largest women owned business in the Philadelphia area for 2012.

August 2012 – Dolores T. Magid has been named Co-Chairman of the Program Committee for the National Conference of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers which will take place in Philadelphia in April of 2013.

August 2012 – Beverly Bernstein Joie has been nominated to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers.

July 2011 – The Philadelphia Business Journal recognized Complete Care Strategies as one of the largest women-owned businesses in the Philadelphia region. To qualify, companies had to be at least 51 percent women-owned and have a presence with employees within the counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia in Pennsylvania or Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester in New Jersey.

President Beverly Bernstein Joie, M.S., and Executive Vice President Dolores Tracey Magid, M.Ed., were honored to be recognized for the achievement. “Our company is committed to helping the people we serve and dedicated to providing expert and compassionate care solutions to our communities,” stated Ms. Joie. Both women are certified Care Managers with over 54 years of combined experience and members of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers.

May 2010 – Elder Connections is pleased to announce that we have received our Certificate of Licensure as a Home Care Agency. Obtaining this license required major effort by our staff and is an accomplishment of which we are very proud!

May 2010 – Dolores T. Magid was honored by her peers at the Professional Geriatric Care Management Conference in Albuquerque, where she received the Outstanding Chapter Member Reward for her tireless efforts in supporting her local chapter as president.

July 2009 – Complete Care Strategies launched a new website, BetterSeniorCare.com. The site includes relevant articles on caring for aging parents and elderly loved ones, along with practical solutions and resources for caregivers.

April 2009 – Dolores T. Magid was elected President of the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers.

To learn more about home and elder care solutions, personalized care management and non-medical senior care in the Philadelphia suburbs, please contact us.