Caregiver of the Month – Shawana McDonald

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Remain At Home Senior Care’s newest “Caregiver of the Month” is Shawana McDonald. Shawana is originally from Flint, Michigan, but moved to Athens to be closer to her sister while she attended the University of Georgia.

After her sister graduated, Shawana decided to stay in Athens to pursue a medical career. She was inspired to be a professional caregiver while taking care of her grandmother who lost both legs to diabetes. After experiencing the joys of caregiving, Shawana began to ...

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Caregiver of the Month – Jesse Moon

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Our October 2012 Caregiver of the Month is Jesse Moon. Jesse is 32 years old and moved to the Athens area from Marietta, GA. He is married and tremendously enjoys being a father to his two daughters Arianna (7) and Rose (2).

Like many Caregivers, Jesse became inspired to enter the caregiving field professionally while coping with the grave illness of a loved one. Jesse’s mother endured an extended battle with double pneumonia during which time he played a pivotal role ...

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Caregiver of the Month – Heather Moody

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Our September 2012 Caregiver of the Month is Heather Moody. A certified Medical Assistant for six years, Heather is both an essential part of the caregiver team at RAH and an invaluable employee at Athens Pulmonary, the premiere pulmonary practice in the region.

Heather decided to pursue in-home caregiving in part because she became sympathetic to patients at Athens Pulmonary who would visit the clinic with passive, indifferent caregivers. Unlike many people who become uncomfortable around those in need, Heather takes ...

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Caregiver of the Month – Amy Edwards

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Our August 2012 Caregiver of the Month is Amy Edwards. Amy lives in Monroe, Georgia, with her four children: Alex (19), Zharia (13), Micah (11), and Lauren (7). Amy moved to Monroe from Fort Hood, Texas.

Soon after arriving in northeast Georgia Amy decided to pursue a career in nursing. Her first step was to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. She obtained her CNA certificate in Conyers, GA, which enabled her to begin working for Remain At Home Senior Care. ...

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Caregiver of the Month – Andy Bryant

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July 2012

Andy Bryant made his way to Athens, GA, from Los Angeles, CA, with his mother, brother, and sister after his father passed away when he was just four years old. Once he arrived in the Athens area, he attended and later graduated from the Westminster Christian Academy in Watkinsville. 
 
Between his junior and senior years at Westminster, he completed his basic training in preparation for a career in the U.S. Army. In the Army, he was assigned one ...

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Caregiver of the Month – Latasha Mitchell

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June 2012

Latasha received her Medical Assitant degree at Everest Institute in Norcross, Georgia 2 years ago after the passion for caring for others struck her when she helped to care for her terminally ill father. Before joining the RAH team she worked at the Athens Spine Center and the Asthma & Allergy Partners here in Athens.

Latasha has lived here in the Classic City for 6 years with her 3 children (Traeona-15; Shaunderia-9 and Roydric-6) and her life partner, Jay Myers.

She ...

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Caregiver of the Month – Mattie Scott

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May 2012

Mattie Scott joined the RAH team the first part of May 2012. Mattie has been a Certified Medical Assistant for 2 years as a result of her desire to “give back the care” after her Mother, Mary Louise Scott was ill for several years. Mattie states “the care that my Mom received during her illness made all the difference in her quality of life and that of the family during such a difficult time”. Before the decision to get ...

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