About Us

At-Home Quality Care is a locally owned business established in March 2010 by its owner, Kenneth Stewart. The office is located in Clarks Summit, Pa. and services Northeast Pennsylvania. At-Home Quality Care provides a comprehensive solution to your home care needs. From assistance with daily activities to personal care, our goal is to keep you safe and comfortable in your home.

At-Home Quality Care Management Team

Kenneth Stewart, MHA, CSA
President

Ken Stewart at home quality care

Ken has worked in home care for his entire 35-year career. He has a strong background in managing home care, respiratory care, medical/surgical, pharmaceuticals/intravenous therapies, and durable medical equipment. His educational background includes a degree in health administration with certifications in orthotics and as a senior advisor. Ken taught healthcare finance as an adjunct faculty member at the University of St. Francis. He currently lives in Clarks Summit with his wife and has two children and three granddaughters.

Marilyn Major, LPN
Administrator

Marilyn Major, LPN at home quality care

Marilyn has 20 years of experience in the healthcare field with an extensive background in patient care. Marilyn has a strong skill-set in leadership and care management. She has held numerous leadership positions throughout her career and enjoys leading and managing people to excel in their trained and gifted areas. Marilyn is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the agency including care management, managing the Sales and Marketing team and assisting the President with operations management.

Cheryl Podhany, M.A.
Assistant Administrator

Cheryl Podhany, MA. at home quality care

Cheryl has been working in the medical field for over 8 years and her experience has been concentrated in organizational skills in the medical office environment. Cheryl excels in managing office employees, caregivers and supervising the clients care. Cheryl is responsible for the coordination and management of the recruitment, orientation and hiring process of those employees who work under her supervision along with scheduling.

Sue Parise, LPN
Regional Marketing Manager

Sue Miller, LPN at home quality care

Sue has been a nurse for 35 years spending the majority of her career in geriatrics. She also obtained a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Marywood University. She is responsible for marketing and public relations, distributing information to other health care professionals and the community regarding our services, and generating referrals. Sue also does meet-and-greets to inroduce our agency and answer any questions regarding our services.

Evelyn McAuliffe, CNA
Scheduling Coordinator

Evelyn McAuliffe, CNA at home quality care

Evelyn has seven years of experience in the caregiving field. She pursued her certification in nurse aide training and graduated from Marywood University in 2010. Evelyn became employed with us shortly after graduation. Because of her excellent work and friendly personality, the office staff promoted her to scheduling coordinator. She interacts with all caregivers and is the direct line of communication for all scheduling needs.

Josie Semenza
Scheduling Coordinator

Josie came on staff with our company as a receptionist orignially. After time away, she was rehired as one of our scheduling coordinators. Josie has worked in the secretarial field for over 30 years. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and crocheting. Josie’s friendly personality and willingness to help out makes her a great asset to At-Home Quality Care and we are very glad to have her on staff.

Christina Gaska, CHRM, MS
Human Resources Manager

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Christina has worked as a temporary office assistant for At-Home Quality Care since 2011. She came aboard to fill a permanent position to assist with our daily human resources responsibilities. Christina graduated with her Masters degree in Human Services with a focus on Family Therapy from Liberty University. She also holds a Human Resources Management certificate from Cornell University. She specializes in maintaining personnel files and caregiver recruitment. She also makes sure our company is compliant with all HR regulations and policies. She works alongside of the Administrative team to assist in areas where additional help is needed.

Beth Buza, RN
Caregiver Trainer/Regional Care Coordinator

Beth is our caregiver trainer and prepares them for working with our clients. She teaches skills like infection control, personal care, body mechanics, and vital signs by using a hands-on method. Beth is fully aware of our company policies and procedures including our documentation methods and she makes sure that our caregivers understand it as well before they start working with our clients. Beth is a valuable asset to our company and helps us to supply the quality caregivers that we have. Beth also visits our clients and makes sure that they are happy and comfortable with their service. Being able to update the office on new and existing needs helps us to continue to supply the quality care our clients need.

Ruby Littlejohn
Administrative Care Coordinator – Clarks Summit

Ruby is a Texas native who has recently moved to the Northeast PA area. She has worked in the legal field for the past 25 years and is looking forward to her new career in in-home care with At-Home Quality Care. Ruby loves fishing and bowling with her family, flea markets and boutiques, painting furniture, and traveling. Ruby enjoys the meet and greets with the clients and has love and passion for her family. Among many office duties, Ruby is also responsible for supervisory visits in the Clarks Summit and surrounding areas.

Elaine Rogai, BS
Regional Care Coordinator – Hawley

Elaine is a graduate of Marywood University with a degree in psychology and a specialization in gerontology. She has been in the medical field since 2001 and has done social services and case management. Elaine is the regional care coordinator for the Wayne and Pike County areas and oversees the Hawley office. She will be responsible for management, marketing, and home supervisory visits.

Christopher Davis, LPN
Regional Care Manager – Lewisburg

Chris has been working in the medical field for over 4 years with experience with the geriatric population. He also has 11 years experience in quality assurance which he utilizes in the management and supervision of clients and caregivers. Chris believes that individuals have the right to receive the best care while being in the comfort of their own home. Chris is responsible for managing the office, supervisory visits, new client admissions, and general oversight of the clients in the Lewisburg and surrounding areas.

Crystal Reynolds, LPN
Regional Care Coordinator – Lewisburg

Crystal has been working in healthcare since 2012 as a home care aid. While working as an aid, Crystal decided to further her career by attending LPN school. She then started working in a nursing home for 4 years with 2 of those years working on the Alzheimers unit. Crystal has also worked at a federal prison as an LPN. Crystal graduated with her LPN from Central Susquehanna LPN Career Center in Lewisburg. Crystal is a regional care coordinator for our company and is responsible for supervisory visits and new client admissions.

Joshua Zimmerman, LPN
Regional Care Coordinator – Lewisburg

Josh received his LPN in 2005 and since then has held several roles in his healthcare career from direct patient care to supervisory positions. Josh enjoys building positive relationships with clients, family members, care givers and other medical professionals. He is responsible for marketing, supervisory visits and new client admissions in our Lewisburg Office. Josh also takes referrals and maintains the relationships with local and surrounding areas healthcare professionals.

Carolea Faulkner, LPN
Regional Care Coordinator – Montrose

Carolea has been working in the medical field for 21 years. Most of her experience has been with geriatrics in a nursing home setting. Carolea went from a nursing home setting into critical care and worked on an ICU unit for four years. Carolea attended nursing school and graduated with her LPN from Susquehanna Career and Technology in Montrose PA. Carolea is a Regional Care Coordinator for our company and is responsible for oversight of our clients as well as doing Supervisory visits and new client admissions in the Montrose and surrounding areas.

Kelly Diaz
Regional Care Coordinator

Kelly has 17 years experience working in the caregiving field. She graduated from Penn State University in 2012 with a human development degree. Kelly has been employed with At-Home Quality Care since 2011 as a caregiver and has recently been promoted to working alongside of the office staff as a regional care coordinator.

Maria Pettis, AS
Payroll and Billing Supervisor

Maria is our Payroll and Billing Supervisor. She has over 10 years experience in healthcare finance and has an Associates Degree in Information Technology. She has exceptional customer service, analytical, and administrative skills. Maria enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends. Maria is responsible for the weekly task of payroll recording and submission and check distribution as well as invoicing and receiving payments for service.

Jay Major, BS
Accounts Receivable

Jay started working with At-Home Quality Care in the Summer of 2013 as part of a business internship. Since then, Jay has graduated from Liberty University in 2014 and has been working with students at a non-profit youth organization as the organization’s Director of Operations and Ministry Site Leader. On the days that he works with At-Home Quality Care, Jay is responsible for the Accounts Receivable department.

Meg Venn
Bookkeeper

Meg has more than 30 years work experience in Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, collections. and retired from Eastman Kodak in international marketing of optics. She has returned to work “after retirement” in bookkeeping and tax preparation. Meg has been working for AHQC for several years through our accountant and recently came on as part time staff.

Dylan Loughney
Office Assistant

Dylan is our office assistant. He’s a life long resident of Scranton, PA and truly loves his hometown. After nearly ten years in retail he decided his limitless empathy and compassion for other people might be better utilized in another field. He is usually the first voice one hears when calling our office as he answers the phone calls to the office. Dylan assists with some Human Resource responsibilities and assists in other office responsibilities as needed. He loves music, movies, and his hamster, Walter. He deeply cares about our clients, caregivers and office staff.

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