Merrillville, IN
(219) 682-1977
Published By K. Sokol on October 23, 2019

Congratulations to the following caregivers who were recently promoted or named rising stars:

CAREGIVER PROMOTIONS

PERSONAL CAREGIVER

  • Karoll Backstrom
  • Kyran Bowens
  • Carmen Butts
  • Brittney Cavazos
  • Christine Ciercierski
  • Naomi Draus
  • Roxana Epps
  • Carlette Jennings
  • Donna Johnson
  • Nicolle Kaniewski
  • Carolyn Klut
  • Michelle Franklin-Love
  • Patricia Scott
  • Madinah Southward
  • Lorrie Sullivan
  • Alliea Tharpe
  • Denise Thomas-Simpson
  • Ardrella Walden

SENIOR CAREGIVER

  • Cecelia Edmondson
  • Latricia Deloach
  • Bella Giovane
  • Harriet Houser
  • Cindy McClanahan
  • Mildred Radam
  • Charles Roberts
  • Lorraine Smith
  • Sandra Stimler
  • Kristin Tuttle
  • Dawanda Williamson
  • April Yurtsever

CAREGIVER TRAINER

  • Susan Fewkes
  • Sharmetta Jones
  • Gladys Kamanja
  • Anthony King
  • Nanette Markovich
  • Barbara Ostrowski

MANAGING CAREGIVER

  • Jaclyn Foy
  • Krista Parkison

RISING STAR CAREGIVERS

Rising Star awards are given to our caregivers who are not eligible to be promoted but who have been exemplifying excellent work and are on track for promotions next quarter.

  • Kenneth Burcaw
  • Nancy Frieson
  • Heidi Geib
  • Laurie Hofherr
  • Shuntashia Johnson-Reeder
  • Octavia Mclaurin
  • Kathy Pruitt
  • Victoria Rybicki
  • Janet Young

SPECIAL RECOGNITION TO MANAGING CAREGIVERS

We would also like to recognize some of our long-serving Managing Caregivers who are awarded periodic pay increases and/or additional paid time off and/or paid training through Right at Home University. Thank you to:

  • Elizabeth Allen
  • Joyce Bailey
  • Melissa Connor
  • Chris Davis
  • Andrea Edwards
  • Kimberly Edwards
  • Dahkia Ellison
  • Shalondia Caldwell
  • Cosaundra Johnson
  • Michelle Lacey
  • Dalores Lounds
  • Valerie Mallette
  • Charlotte May
  • Sandra McHenry
  • Kristian Mosley
  • Paula Nebel
  • Heather Norrick
  • Kelli Patrick
  • Shanetha Pollard
  • Star Richardson
  • Angela Walker
  • Latonya Wingard

Caregivers are promoted based on several factors, including:

  • At least 3 full months of service during the prior quarter
  • Outstanding service during the prior quarter
  • Correct use of procedures, including on-time arrivals, timely clock-ins and clock outs, proper use of telephony and time cards, proper completion and returning of care notes, and promptly responding to communications from the office
  • Minimal call-offs
  • Covering regular and emergency call-offs
  • Positive reviews from clients and supervisors

Promotions include:

  • Pay increases
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) to be used by the caregiver at his/her discretion
  • Paid training through Right at Home University (RAHU)

Rising Star awards are given to our caregivers who are not eligible to be promoted but who have been exemplifying excellent work and are on track for promotions next quarter.  If you have any questions about how promotions work, please contact the office.

Please join us in congratulating our recently promoted caregivers and our rising stars!  Keep up the excellent work!

We are the Right People, doing the Right Things, the Right Way, for the Right Reasons!

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