January 18, 2011
President: Joyce Markiewicz, President & CEO
Location(s): Service Area: Erie and Niagara County; Corporate Office: Cheektowaga
Type of business: Home Health Care
Clients: Serving clients in the comfort and privacy of their own homes providing nursing care, medical monitoring, therapy services, personal care and other support services.
Company mission: To reveal the healing love of Jesus to those in need.
Corporate culture: Catholic Health Home Care associates serve a diverse population of patients in their own homes.
Plans for expansion: Areas of growth for our home care division: Palliative Care - (Accountable Care Organization - ACO), Service Line Expansion, Care Transitions (ACO), Telemedicine - Cardiac Service Line Specific
Training programs: 16-week orientation
Education tuition: Up to $7,200 per year
Employees like best: Direct patient care/ autonomy on the job/the-latest technology/ caring, honest and hard working individuals/ great support system/competitive salary and benefits, including a pension plan.
Community Involvement: Catholic Health supports a variety of charitable organizations, as well as sponsors community events.
Employee benefits: Competitive salary and opportunity to earn additional pay based on caseload, generous paid time off, a choice of health insurance coverage, 403 (b) tax sheltered annuity program, pension plan, voluntary dental and vision plans, AAA coverage, mileage reimbursement, ongoing events to recognize staff accomplishments.
Types of positions: Registered Nurses in the areas of Community Health, Psychiatry, Infusion Therapy, and Cardiac; Team facilitators; Lead RN positions; Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy; and Home Health Aides.
Affiliations: Catholic Health Home Care is a member of the New York State Home Care Association and the National Association for Home Care and Hospice.