Our team members consist of mature and reliable Personal Assistants and Registered Nurses who want to provide customized senior services on a more personal and consistent level. Our team members offer special knowledge and skills in caring for aging clients. All staff are expected to comply fully with the Minnesota Home Care Bill of Rights. They have had background checks and have met drug testing requirements.
Founding owner Christine Farris, MS, RN, PHN, is a native Minnesotan with over 40 years of professional nursing experience. She started her career as a nursing assistant in a nursing home at the age of 16. From U.S. Navy Nurse, clinical nurse specialist, university faculty and nursing director to national speaker, author, publisher and consultant, Chris focuses on helping seniors to be able to live at home successfully. She has developed support models that improve health, safety and life satisfaction in diverse settings.
What we offer....
ElderNest, Inc., helps keep seniors living in their own homes and in their own neighborhoods. We're a small business based in the Minneapolis/St.Paul area that supports the south metropolitan area.
Our high caliber Personal Assistants complete a variety of non-medical support tasks that are customized for each client. They also serve as companions who provide social support.
Our Registered Nurses regularly check on client safety and well being. They're also available for consultation, especially when evaluating transitions to independent living, assisted living or long-term care facilities.
ElderNest offers consistent, long-term support with a primary Personal Assistant. Short-term support is also available when family members want to leave town or just need a break.