Lifesprk CEO on Cover of Home Care Magazine

On the cover of the September issue of Home Care Magazine is Joel Theisen, RN, CEO of Lifesprk and Homespire, talking a new model of care that is paving the way to help health systems ...

Baby Boomers Shake Off ‘Perennials’ And Other Aging Labels

Home-based care providers may need to rethink how they refer to their baby boomer clients, as many have rejected traditional labels describing older adults in favor of more inventive alternatives. Indeed, the widely accepted tag ...

LHC Group, FirstLight, Lifesprk Craft Strategies to Combat Social Isolation

Tackling senior isolation has become a priority for many in-home care providers in recent years, from large franchise-based companies like Cincinnati-based FirstLight Home Care to small but growing operations like Edina, Minnesota-based Lifesprk. It’s also been an important ...

Intermountain, Lifesprk Team Up for New Joint Venture

For almost two years, Intermountain Healthcare—a Utah-based health system that boasts 22 hospitals, more than 180 clinics and its own health insurance plan—has been searching for the perfect home care partner to help it proactively ...

Intermountain partners with Lifesprk to improve senior care

By Maria Castellucci  | May 8, 2018 Intermountain Healthcare recently announced a joint venture with home healthcare company Lifesprk to provide seniors with nonclinical support services. Under the partnership, case managers will provide 24/7 assistance to seniors in ...

Lifesprk forms joint venture to expand into Utah

Joel Theisen founded Lifesprk 14 years ago to help break what he calls the “roller coaster of health care crisis” in which seniors find themselves making repeat visits to the hospital or emergency room that ...

Emily Timm Receives Top Leadership Award

Emily Timm, Director of Operations, Lifesprk, was recently honored by LeadingAge Minnesota with the Ray Johnson Leadership in Action Award. The award recognizes a leader in older adult services who has provided excellent leadership to ...

Lifesprk Fast 50

Lifesprk Named No. 46 in Fast 50 List

Senior care company Lifesprk reported a growth rate of nearly 45 percent since 2014. It had 2016 revenue of more than $18.2 million and moved up the Fast 50 List one spot from last year. CEO and ...

Why Culture is Driving Growth for One Home Care Provider

By Carlo Calma | October 10, 2017 In an industry striving to meet increasing demand, one home care provider is ramping up its growth while developing a differentiated model based on its culture. Edina, Minnesota-based Lifesprk, ...

Lifesprk Names Tom Schmitt As President

August 29, 2017 —Tom Schmitt of Roseville, MN has been named President of Lifesprk, a $20 million whole person senior care company based in Edina, MN. Joel Theisen, RN CEO/Founder for Lifesprk said, “We are ...