Preferred Care At Home Names Leslie Mitchell As Care Coordinator

Monday, March 31, 2014

John L. Kerns, owner and president of Preferred Care at Home, has named Leslie Mitchell to the position of care coordinator.

Ms. Mitchell brings over thirty years of clinical and administrative experience, culled from a variety of roles, to the company. “In many ways, Leslie is the perfect person for this position.  She has an affable personality, a vast wealth of knowledge, and clearly is a dynamic leader,” Mr. Kerns said, “I’m so pleased she is joining our team.”

Ms. Mitchell’s three decades of experience includes years as a registered nurse in hospitals, administrative positions in skilled nursing facilities, and marketing roles at several organizations.

“Preferred Care at Home is a progressive organization that offers the very highest level of care to Chattanooga’s seniors, and I’m proud to be leading a company that’s so important to our senior community,” stated Mr. Kerns.

The care coordinator is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day delivery of care to the company’s clients. Ms. Mitchell will lead a staff of over fifty care providers, manage quality control, client relations, and staff evaluations.

For more information about Preferred Care at Home, please contact John L. Kerns at (423) 531-8696 or visit preferhome.com/chattanooga.




Erlanger Offers Classes And Events For Feb. 2-8

Erlanger offers online childbirth education class.  The online class is an easy-to-understand interactive program that includes more than 70 videos, animated illustrations, downloadable PDF files, review quizzes and information specific to Erlanger East and Erlanger Baroness birthing services.  By choosing the online childbirth program, participants will have access to ... (click for more)

Stiefel Named Executive Director At Life Care Center Of Collegedale

Life Care Center of Collegedale has named Ben Stiefel as its executive director. “Ben is a wonderful addition to our region,” said Carolyn Freeman, vice president of Life Care Centers of America’s Cumberland Region. “His experience, energy and commitment to care will be valuable to Collegedale as it continues to grow.” Mr. Stiefel is no stranger to the Collegedale facility ... (click for more)

Deonta Banks, 23, Shot On Wilcox Boulevard Early Sunday Morning

Deonta Banks, 23, was shot early Sunday morning on Wilcox Boulevard. At approximately  3 a.m.  the Chattanooga Police Department responded to shots fired at 3232 Wilcox Boulevard.  Upon arrival, Chattanooga police located a single victim, Deonta Banks, suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He  was transported to a local hospital for treatment. ... (click for more)

Man Stabbed In Domestic Dispute On Sunrise Lane Saturday Morning

A man was stabbed Saturday morning on Sunrise Lane.   At approximately  11:41  a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to a reported stabbing at 309 Sunrise Lane.  Officers located a 45-year-old black male suffering from a non-life threatening stab wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital for his injury.   The ... (click for more)

Obama Doesn't Want You To Save For College

Over the past few decades, federal aid for post-secondary education has decreased and transitioned largely from grants to guaranteed student loans.   At the same time, the cost of college has far exceeded the cost of inflation creating a situation in which college has become less affordable and causing students to pile up debt that is at an all-time high.   This debt ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Value-Added Friendship

I need to take you through the back door on this one because it is a story that my friend Sandy Pohfal just sent me from Texas. Sandy happens to know Dr. John C. Dealey, a business-consultant wizard in Dallas whose advisory councils have made folks a lot of money. In turn, Dr. Dealey knows a guy he’ll only refer to as “Raymond.” Of all the guys I just mentioned, you need to focus ... (click for more)