Leadership

About Tabitha

Joyce Ebmeier

Joyce Ebmeier

In her 37+ years at Tabitha, Joyce Ebmeier has held a variety of leadership positions including 14 years as administrator of Tabitha Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Lincoln. She was instrumental in introducing in Lincoln residential-style, long-term, skilled nursing communities—the first of their kind in Nebraska and only the second in the nation. She has worked to optimize the model by expanding availability of these Tabitha Residences beyond Tabitha’s main campus into south Lincoln’s Williamsburg neighborhood and the unique rural setting of Crete, Neb.

Throughout her career, Ebmeier has ensured the evolving needs of Nebraska seniors are met. She has served as an advocate for older adults, monitoring how both state and national legislation impact senior services throughout the communities Tabitha is honored to serve.

Ebmeier was recently honored with LeadingAge Nebraska’s 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Tabitha offers support groups and individual hospice volunteer training throughout March in Lincoln, York, Seward, Auburn, Nebraska City, Aurora, Grand Island, NE, and surrounding areas. Learn more.

As we age, the health of our eyes decline and we may experience an overall reduced ability to see things clearly. Read more about common issues and a few helpful tips to keep your eyes healthy.

Please vote for Tabitha daily for the Lincoln's Choice Awards Feb. 10-23, 2020, for best: home health care, senior care, physical therapy, work environment, charity, senior living & customer service.

Tabitha welcomes Brian Shanks as chief financial officer. He also serves as Tabitha’s corporate compliance and privacy officer. Read more.

If high blood pressure isn't controlled, it can lead to medical complications. Here are just a few tips to prevent issues as you age.

Tabitha offers grief groups and hospice volunteer training throughout February in Lincoln, York, Grand Island and Nebraska City, NE. Learn more.

It’s out with the old and in with the new, and we’re ready to say hello to bright beginnings in 2020.

Tabitha is proud to partner with the Lincoln Track Club to present the Tabitha Miles for Meals Run on Saturday, March 28, 2020. See our training plans here.

Participating in social activities can help improve your overall well-being. Here are ways you can stay connected with others and boost your social health.

It is that time of year again, when friends and families gather for seasonal festivities. For some, the holidays may serve as the only time they are able to visit their loved ones. This is an ideal time to do a well-being check too. Read more.

Singing with others has numerous health benefits for your body and mind. Here are a few ways to be healthier and happier with music in your life.

Tabitha's youngest donor, Braxton Anderson, received the Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award at the 2019 National Philanthropy Day Luncheon, held by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Nebraska Chapter. Read more.

Tabitha is participating in the upcoming Giving Tuesday campaign. Occurring on December 3, Giving Tuesday is held annually to inspire the community to give back to local charities like Tabitha. Learn more.

As the holidays approach, the Tabitha bereavement team would like to share with you some thoughts on how to take care of yourself when gathering with friends and family this holiday season. Read more.

For many the holidays bring stress—an already busy caregiver finds there’s even more to do during the holidays. Here are some tips to help you make it through the holiday season.