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

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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

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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 continues to assist with yearly staff training when needed and develops in-services to increase overall staff performance.

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.

Dana Knorr
Scheduling Coordinator/Caregiver Advocate

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Dana has been with us since 2013. She started off as our Receptionist and with her excellent work ethics, friendly and outgoing personality, she was promoted to Scheduling Coordinator. She loves the interaction with all the caregivers and is our caregiver advocate responsible for sending out cards and making sure our caregivers are happy and taken care of. She is the direct line of communication for all scheduling needs.

Christina Gaska, MA
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 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.

Shane Westbrook
Payroll and Billing Coordinator

Shane has recently relocated from Southern California, where he spent the last three years heading the operations for a successful, family-run home care agency, Home Care Assistance of Redondo Beach in Los Angeles. Prior to entering the Senior Care arena, Shane played professional soccer in both the United States, and abroad in Germany. He graduated college from the University of California, Irvine, and following his soccer career, lived in Cario, Egypt working in the offshore oil and natural gas industry. Shane brings valuable experience to our team, and will be responsible for the payroll and billing tasks that help keep our company moving forward.

Ruby Littlejohn
Regional 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.

Michelle Oakley, LPN
Regional Care Coordinator – Montrose

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Michelle is our regional care coordinator servicing our Montrose, PA satellite office and surrounding areas. Michelle has many roles with our company including supervisory visits to reassess client and caregiver needs, admissions for new clients, and general oversight of clients in the Montrose and surrounding areas. Michelle’s role is a great addition to our company as we continue to broaden and expand our service area in NEPA.

Elaine Rogai, B.S.
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.

Trent Petriello
Regional Marketing Executive

Trent is a life-long resident of Wayne County, PA. His love of art, sculpture, and design led him to Keystone College where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts. Upon returning home, Trent took a job at a local community bank where he had jobs from being a teller to marketing to I.T. work. Trent is the regional marketing executive in our Wayne, Pike, and Monroe counties and is excited to use his customer service and design background.

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.

Hope Edwards
Regional Marketing Executive – Lewisburg

Hope has been in the geriatric field for the past 12 years. She graduated from Bloomsburg University in 1996. She has worked as a Case Manager and Case Manager Supervisor within that time frame. She is responsible for Marketing in our Lewisburg Office. She takes referrals and maintains the relationships with the local and surrounding areas healthcare professionals.

Josephine Semenza
Receptionist

Josie was born in Pittston, PA. She has an associates degree in Medical Secretarial and has worked as a receptionist/secretary for over 20 years. Josie also worked as a 911 dispatcher for Wyoming County for 5 years. Josie works in our Clarks Summit location as our receptionist and helps answer phones, greet visitors, and assist with any office duties that we need help with.

Laura Swetter
Receptionist – Montrose

Laura is was born on Halloween. She has been a stay at home mom for 13 years. Her work history includes child care, retail, and being a nurses aid. Laura attended college and studied journalism. Laura has 3 grown step daughters and a 16 year old son. Laura is excited about being back in the work force. Laura is a receptionist at our Montrose office and will greet anyone who visits.

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