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TMG Brand Leadership Team

By: Jen Sankbeil, Executive Services Manager   As part of TMG’s ongoing brand rollout, we will count on important insights from an internal “Brand Leadership Team” — or, BLT!   We asked a number of TMG leaders to help identify staff members who they felt would add a strong voice to the Brand Leadership Team […]

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Conversations with Philip Temme: Jill Jensen

By: Philip Temme, Clerical Assistant   Job Position: Jill Jensen started at TMG in February of 2013 as the Payroll and Accounts Payable Clerk. Some of Jill’s job responsibilities include processing the payroll, paying the company bills, and reimbursing employee expenses. Jill has twenty years of experience in Payroll and Accounting.   Favorite Activities: Some […]

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Northeast Long-Term Care Implementation Plan Progresses

  The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is busy finalizing a work plan for the northeast long-term care implementation which brings IRIS and Family Care into the seven northeastern counties (Brown, Kewaunee, Door, Menomonee, Oconto, Marinette, and Shawano).   DHS has confirmed that each county can begin enrollment counseling with existing waiver participants four […]

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TMG and Family Governance

By: Patti Becker, Community Network Specialist   Family Governance refers to strategies used by small group of like-minded families that join together to support their family members with a disability beyond forever. Families and their family member who uses support share similar hopes and goals for the best possible life. The family governance created entity […]

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Shout Out to Angie Hefty

  Shout Out to Angie Hefty (Compensation & Benefits Analyst) from Byron Goltz (IRIS Consultant): “Angie has been tremendously helpful during the challenging process of completing all the forms and tasks necessary for the transition. I have received emails from her as early as (just after) 5AM, and I know she has been putting in […]

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Comings and Goings

By: Human Resources   Please welcome the following TMG Employees who started in November and the first half of December: November 3rd: Angela Dover, IRIS Consultant November 17th: Charrise Jack, IRIS Consultant November 17th: Carla Schultz, IRIS Consultant November 17th: Elizabeth Faulkner-Baldwin, Screening Specialist November 17th: Erin Millard, Self-Directed Personal Care Registered Nurse November 17th: […]

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Clinical Services Corner

Enteroviruses and Enterovirus D68 ALERT by Sue Urban, Director of Clinical Services   In case you have not been following the news there is a virus going around that is affecting kids and teens. Non-polio enteroviruses are common viruses that primarily affect infants, children and teenagers. Symptoms are similar to those of the common cold. […]

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TMG Book Club Recap

By: Philip Temme, Clerical Assistant   The TMG book club met for the last time in 2014 on Thursday, December 4, 2014 where they discussed Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline at Brocach’s Irish Pub. In attendance were Cindy Desch, Theresa Hobbs, Heidi Pankoke, Michelle Roach, and Philip Temme. Overall, the book received rave reviews […]

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Are You Ready for Winter?

By: LeAnn Grinstead, Finance and Facilities Administrator   Even though it has been fairly easy on us so far, winter is here in Wisconsin. According to the Wisconsin Emergency Management Office, the number one thing to do is make sure you have an emergency supply kit in your car – it could save your life. […]