Who we are


Phone: (507)288-6050

Cell: (507)358-4301

Email: Lores@loresconsulting.com


Bethel University– St Paul,


Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Masters in Nursing Education


Hospice and Palliative

Care Registered Nurse

Registered Nurse MN

Public Health Nurse MN




LeadingAge MN



Lores J. Vlaminck, MA, BSN, RN, CHPN

Principal, Lores Consulting, LLC.

Lores Consulting, LLC is a leading provider of consulting, training and mentoring for hospice, assisted living, home care and related health care providers.  “Lores has the heart of a teacher, and her passion is to support others in the hospice, palliative, and the home care industry.”

Lores Consulting, LLC provides providers with education, training and mentoring as well as mock surveys, agency analysis and audits.  Drawing on her 44 years of nursing experience, Lores seeks to empower all of her client providers to utilize their skills and expertise to reach their greatest potential. Her extensive nursing background includes clinical practice in cardiac and intensive care, outpatient clinic services as well as serving as a home care and hospice administrator/director for 19 years in greater Minnesota.

In addition to being a certified hospice and palliative care nurse, Lores is also a trainer for the End-of-Life-Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC), curriculum that encompasses palliative and hospice care.  She was named the “2010 Geriatric ELNEC Educator of the Year” by ELNEC.

Speaking topics include end-of-life care, grief and loss, compassion fatigue, professional boundaries, pain and symptom management and many health and employee related topics.  Lores also offers national, international consulting and mentoring services — encompassing education, training and compliance evaluations — to hospice and home care agencies, assisted living providers and long-term care facilities.

As Principal of Lores Consulting, LLC, Lores sees her company’s mission to coach and encourage care providers to work to the ‘top of their license” to ensure excellence in their delivery of care. Currently, Lores serves as a board member of two non-profit health care organizations, is a national speaker for PESI Healthcare and ELNEC.  Lores is a member of AAHPM, LeadingAge MN, NHPCO, MNHPC, and HPNA. Lores is a graduate of Bethel University in St Paul, MN and holds a bachelor of science in nursing degree as well as a master’s degree in nursing education.