Enriching lives in the communities we serve

Health Care Providers Making a Referral or With Service Questions Call: 888-525-7742

If you are a Family Member or Loved One With Questions about Home Care Call: 888-660-5772

Corporate Office Telephone Number: 763-682-0665 - Fax 763-682-6543


Cathy Nielsen RN, CPHQ, CLNC
Vice President/Compliance Officer

Cathy Nielsen joined the Prairie River Home Care Team in February 2001 and is very knowledgeable in the field of federal and state regulations for the home care industry. She has over 30 years of progressive clinical and managerial health care experience including two terms on the National Association for Home Care and Hospice Board of Directors and faculty for the American Academy of Home Care Physicians.

Cathy is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality as well as a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant. Cathy has hands-on experience as the Head Nurse at Chicago’s Northwestern Memorial Hospital Surgical ICU and implemented Baxter International’s Home Infusion Program for bone marrow transplant patients in Milwaukee, WI.