News & Current Events at Serve Link Home Care of Trenton, Missouri
Posted here are some current press releases and news about our current, past, and upcoming events. You may also download, view, and/or print our periodic newsletter. For more information, please call us at 660-359-4218 or Email Us.

Customer Appreciation Luncheon
September 26, 2013

Serve Link Home Care hosted the public in a Customer Appreciation Lunch on the lawn to celebrate their 40th Anniversary on September 26, 2013. Approximately 175 persons attended and enjoyed a pulled pork lunch, giveaways, and door prizes. Trenton Chamber of Commerce Director, Debbie Carman, and the Chamber Ambassadors presented the staff and board of Serve Link with a certificate honoring their 40 years of service to Trenton and surrounding communities. 

Serve Link Establishes Physical Therapy Contract
January 19, 2012

Serve Link Home Care, Inc. of Trenton, Missouri, has entered into a contract with Eclipse Healthcare, LLC to provide physical therapy services to home health patients in Daviess and Grundy Counties. Eclipse Healthcare, LLC is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma and will serve patients through their branch office in Kansas City, Missouri. Todd Cartwright, PT, Director of Operations will oversee patient care for Serve Link home health patients.

Jeff Crowley, Serve Link Executive Director, stated "Eclipse's combination of experience in serving home health patients throughout the Kansas City and St. Joseph area will benefit our customers with their rehabilitation needs. Good therapy is critical to recovery at home and we are looking forward to offering this needed service in Daviess and Grundy Counties." Home Health services are generally ordered through physicians or hospital discharge planners; patients or family members can contact Serve Link at 660-359-4218 for more information.

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Serve Link Home Care Announces Purchase of Pershing Home Health and Hospice Operations
October 17, 2011

Serve Link Home Care announced the completion of their purchase of the General John J. Pershing Memorial Hospital Association's Home Health and Hospice operations in Brookfield, Missouri, effective October 15, 2011. Serve Link will continue to operate these programs from their new location at 219 West Helm Street in Brookfield, MO. Home health programs will operate as a branch of Serve Link Home Care, Inc. while hospice will do business as "Serve Link Hospice" and be housed in the same facility.

Brookfield Chamber Ribbon Cutting held 11/30/2011.

Jeff Crowley, Executive Director for Serve Link, stated: "As part of the agreement with General John J. Pershing Memorial Hospital Association, Serve Link will maintain a branch office in Brookfield and has offered positions to many former Pershing employees. We are excited about expanding our services and service area as part of our mission to allow people to remain safely at home. We are pleased to work with committed and caring professional staff joining us after many years providing quality care through Pershing."

Brenda Gunn, RN, Pershing's former home health and hospice nursing director, will manage the new branch location and serve as clinical supervisor for both home health and hospice programs. The new office will provide services in all of Linn, Chariton, and Macon Counties, and portions of Adair, Carroll, Grundy, Livingston, Randolph and Sullivan Counties. Physical therapy services will be provided through a subcontract with Brookfield Physical Therapy, a long-time Serve Link service partner. Relationships already established by Pershing with local providers of pharmacy, durable medical equipment, skilled nursing facilities and other service providers will be maintained by Serve Link.

Serve Link Home Care, a not for profit independent agency based in Trenton, MO, was founded in 1973. Serve Link has provided home care and home health services in Linn County throughout that time. Serve Link's home health, in-home and Lifeline programs deliver services in Linn County and throughout the Green Hills region. Linn County Health Department, Serve Link's longtime local nursing provider, will continue providing nursing assessment and medication setup visits through Serve Link to Linn County residents who qualify for the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Service Programs in-home program.

Serve Link's office at 219 W. Helm St., Brookfield, MO 64628 can be reached at 660-258-7871, toll free at 1-800-643-0742, or by fax at 660-258-7813. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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Honored at Missouri Community College Association State Convention
November 8, 2010

Dr. Albert D. Cross and his late wife Vera, Serve Link Home Care, and Marian Goodin, all of Trenton, and NCMC student Johnna Garrett from Gower all received awards at the 46th Annual Convention of the Missouri Community College Association held November 3-5 in St. Louis. The Missouri Community College Association (MCCA), the only Missouri professional organization that exclusively serves the public community college system, serves to promote professional service and growth, works toward articulation with other levels of education, and identifies the needs and problems of Missouri's public community colleges.

Jeff Crowley, CEO of Serve Link Home Care, Inc., of Trenton received a Distinguished Business/Industry Award. Serve Link is a strong supporter of NCMC, providing both student scholarships and funds for capital projects. Also, Serve Link encourages its employees to take advantage of training opportunities offered by NCMC and financially supports them in doing so. Mr. Crowley is currently serving as president of the NCMC Foundation's Board of Directors and has been a member of the Board since 2003.

Steve Maxey, NCMC Development Director, served as chairman of the 2010 MCCA Convention Planning Committee. Vicki Weaver, NCMC Public Relations Director, is a member of the MCCA Board of Directors.

Pictured from left: Zora Mulligan, MCCA Executive Director; Diane Mannion, MCCA Board of Directors Chair; Jeff Crowley; and Dr. Neil Nuttall, NCMC President

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Grant Money Is a Compelling Enabler of a Lifeline and Fall Prevention Program in Northwest Missouri
Strong local partnerships and a new program emphasis drives growth of the Lifeline Program
Winter 2009

Two generous grants are at the heart of the successful Lifeline and Falls Prevention Program at Serve Link Home Care in Trenton, Missouri, according to Jeff Crowley, Executive Director of the VNAA-member organization.

The funding has enabled Serve Link to launch its Lifeline Program, facilitate strong organizational partnerships, and support a Falls Prevention Community Coalition that advocates high use of Lifeline in the region.

For complete details, download the Philips Lifeline Professional Development Series: MarketPower, Winter 2009. (Note: This is a 1.5MB PDF document so if you are on a dial-up connection, please wait while it downloads.)

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Serve Link Home Care Installs 1000th Lifeline
December 14, 2009

Mrs. Betty Von Bank of Trenton became the 1000th person to have a Lifeline unit installed since the Lifeline programís inception in 2002. Mrs. Von Bank received a gift and other valuable free services as Serve Linkís 1000th Lifeline customer.

Pictured from Left to Right are: Sandy Patterson, daughter; Mrs. Betty Von Bank; Debbie Beverlin, Lifeline Program Manager; and Delores Newton, volunteer Lifeline Installer.

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Main Office: 1510 E. 9th Street, P.O. Box 308, Trenton, MO  64683
660-359-4218 or toll free at 800-279-2242

Office Hours: 8-12 and 12:30-4:30 Monday - Friday

Branch Office: 219 W. Helm St, P.O. Box 329, Brookfield, MO 64628
660-258-7871 or toll free at 800-643-0742
(serving Linn, Chariton, Macon counties)

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