Dawn Gears, LPN
Worcester Community Liaison / Account Manager
Dawn started working with Peninsula Home Care in July, 2018 as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) in the field. In 2019 she was promoted to Worcester community liaison/account manager. Dawn’s background in nursing positions her to initiate education at bedside in the hospital or rehabilitation facility before patients’ transition to home care which will help prevent readmissions to the hospital. In addition to working closely with physicians, hospitals and PHC clinical managers who handle the start of care for new patients, Dawn’s role also includes building partnerships with community organizations and local businesses.
Dawn graduated from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Business Management. She also earned a Bachelor of Science in Business from Point Park University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Delaware Technical Community College in Georgetown, Delaware with her LPN certificate.
Wicomico Community Liaison
Deborah joined Peninsula Home Care in 2007 and currently serves as a community liaison in the Worcester County region. She has worked in the healthcare industry for the past 21 years following her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Salisbury University in 1974. Prior to her time with Peninsula Home Care, Deborah worked for Harrison House of Snow Hill and Gull Creek Senior Living Community. The daily challenges of home care keep her busy as she continues to build relationships and work along-side a dynamic team of professionals to make a difference in patients’ lives.
Delaware Community Liaison
Jenna joined the Peninsula Home Care at Nanticoke team in August, 2018 as a community account manager. She collaborates with individuals, organizations and businesses to establish partnerships to better serve the community’s healthcare needs. Jenna is the face of Peninsula Home Care at Nanticoke at community events and has launched a schedule to take the OWLs Club on the road to different locations promoting health related topics, conditions and available resources each month.
Jenna’s work experience includes time in pediatrics as a certified medical assistant working with both the clinical and clerical teams to help patients and build trust with families to better serve their needs. She has also been a certified personal trainer for three years and enjoys helping others reach their personal health goals.
Jenna graduated from the Certified Medical Assistant program at Harris School of Business in Dover Delaware. She received her certified personal training credentials from American Fitness Professionals & Associates. She has enrolled to study business management at Wilmington University in 2019.