About Nurse Next Door

Nurse Next Door Home Care Services is one of North America's fastest growing home care providers and is dedicated to being the highest quality care option for seniors, consistently delivering the Happier Aging experience. Founded in 2001, Nurse Next Door has more than 150 locations across North America and is rapidly becoming a globally admired brand.

From Firefighter to Entrepreneur

This former fire captain is reigniting his career with a home care franchise 10,000 people turn 65 in North America every day, and more seniors are saying they’d rather age at home. The home care industry is flourishing--it’s valued at $93 billion in the US alone--and as Boomers start to hit their 70s, that value [...]

2019-02-22T14:50:47-08:00October 19th, 2017|Entrepreneurship|

Press Release: New Province-Wide Support Program Helps Peritoneal Dialysis Patients Maintain Care At Home

October 4, 2017 Vancouver, BC – The BC Renal Agency and Nurse Next Door have introduced a new assisted care program that will ensure peritoneal dialysis patients living with physical or cognitive challenges can remain independent. Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is a life-saving, home-based treatment for patients whose kidneys no longer function normally. By providing the [...]

2019-02-22T14:51:21-08:00October 4th, 2017|Entrepreneurship, News & Awards|

Humanizing Senior Home Care

Nurse Next Door's Website Redesign Humans are emotional beings. The first thing we do when we enter this world is show emotion -- we cry, laugh, love, scowl and hug. We experience a range of emotions as we grow: fear and joy, anger and surprise. Neuroscientist, Antonio Damasio, argues that “emotions play a central role [...]

2019-02-22T14:53:04-08:00August 4th, 2017|Entrepreneurship, Systems & Support|

Forbes Article: Embrace A Culture Of Self-Leadership To Stay Agile As You Scale

How can you create a faster, leaner culture of accountability and encourage autonomy in your organization? Check out this article by Chris Cancialosi, Forbes Contributor, featuring Nurse Next Door's President and CEO, Cathy Thorpe, on embracing a culture of self-leadership to stay agile as you scale: http://snip.ly/e9e7x Does self-leadership align with your work ethic? Nurse [...]

2019-02-22T14:53:13-08:00June 13th, 2017|Entrepreneurship|