eMenuCHOICE software transforming food service in senior living communities

Posted in News on January 29, 2018

Mobile apps make ordering food easier than ever, and that technology is helping seniors make informed choices about their meals and senior living communities streamline their food service processes. Meals are a tap away with eMenuCHOICE, a web-based, point-of-service software application designed to improve the accuracy and efficiency of communication among residents, servers and kitchen staff during the meal-ordering process. “Other software solutions place an emphasis on the items being sold to the residents, but Read More »

Lyngblomsten wins innovation award in McKnight’s Excellence in Technology Awards competition for its eMenuCHOICE software tool

Posted in News on October 13, 2017

Lyngblomsten, a senior care organization serving older adults in the Twin Cities since 1906, was named among top innovators in the 2017 McKnight’s Excellence in Technology Awards competition for its development of eMenuCHOICE, a web-based software tool for meal-ordering and dining management. “Looking for new and innovative ways to improve the experience of our residents has long been part of the Lyngblomsten culture,” Lyngblomsten President and CEO Jeff Heinecke said. “With so much emphasis being Read More »

3 Technology Trends That Are Revolutionizing Senior Dining Operations

Posted in General on March 20, 2017

For residents at assisted living (AL), independent living (IL), and skilled nursing communities, mealtimes are one of the most important parts of the day.  English author Virginia Woolf wrote, “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Yet if you’re in charge of dining services at a senior living community, you know that helping your residents “dine well” can be a challenge.  Consider these scenarios: A dining room server Read More »

Lyngblomsten Receives Innovation Award

Posted in News on February 16, 2015

Lyngblomsten of Saint Paul was recently honored by LeadingAge Minnesota with the Leading Change Innovation Award for its original technology eMenuCHOICE™. LeadingAge Minnesota Stars Among Us Awards recognize and celebrate the exceptional organizations, leaders, volunteers and caregivers in older adult services. The Leading Change Innovation Award showcase the very best innovative programs and ideas from provider organizations that advance the field of care and help older adults remain independent as long as possible. eMenuCHOICE™ is Read More »

Lyngblomsten Wins 2015 Innovation Award

Posted in General on February 12, 2015

On Thursday, February 12, Lyngblomsten of St. Paul received the 2015 Leading Change Innovation Award from LeadingAge Minnesota for their new web-based software tool, eMenuCHOICE™. The Innovation Awards recognize and showcase the very best innovative programs and ideas from older adult service providers with the intent of reimagining the aging experience. The award was presented at the annual LeadingAge Minnesota Institute, a premier three-day conference held at the RiverCentre in St. Paul for older adult Read More »