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Thank you for joining our team of experts on July 30th at 3:00pm EST for our Gulfside Home Health webinar. Stay tuned for more information regarding our next webinar!
President & Chief Executive Officer, Gulfside Healthcare Services
Marcus Blohm, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist, Gulfside Home Health
Lisa Barker MD, HMDC, FAAHPM
Medical Director, Gulfside Healthcare Services
Director of Clinical Social Work Services, Gulfside Healthcare Services
Home Health Administrator, Gulfside Home Health
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What if I can't attend but am still interested in the webinar?
No worries, our webinar slides will be available after the webinar! Simply register as normal and be on the lookout for a post-webinar email that will recap the event, include the presentation slides, as well as other helpful information.
Linda Ward, Moderator
Linda Ward, President and CEO of Gulfside Healthcare Services, Inc., holds a Master's Degree in Social Work and Healthcare Administration. She has 35 years of healthcare experience in acute care, long-term care hospice care and home health care, along with executive administrative experience in operations, management, sales and marketing.
Linda speaks nationally and locally on the topics of Leadership, Organizational Management, Operations and Financial Recovery, Customer Loyalty, Marketing Success, Alzheimer’s, Disease, Hospice and Palliative Care. Linda is also a member of many healthcare organizations.
Marcus Blohm, Panelist
Marcus Blohm PT, DPT, is a physical therapist who obtained his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio. At Gulfside, Marcus creates and manages all physical therapy care plans for patients in need of physical therapy services. He also oversees the coordination of occupational and speech therapy services.
While attending Cleveland State University, Marcus assisted in multiple research studies for both Cleveland State University and the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. His research focus at Cleveland State University was on satisfaction and age-related values after initial physical therapy visit for medically underserved adults.
Lisa Barker, Panelist
Lisa W. Barker, MD, HMDC, FAAHPM, the Medical Director for Gulfside Healthcare Services. She recently earned the designation Fellow of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, one of the highest honors in her field. She received her medical degree from University of Kentucky and trained in Family Medicine, also at the University of Kentucky.
Dr. Barker moved to Florida in 2016 to pursue her dream of practicing hospice and palliative medicine full time. She is board certified in Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, and is a certified Hospice Medical Director.
Deborah Kuhlman, Panelist
Deborah Kuhlman, LCSW, was recently promoted to the position of Director of Clinical Social Work Services at Gulfside Healthcare Services. She has been part of the Gulfside team since 2008, starting as a social worker caring for patients and their families. In her most recent role, she oversaw Gulfside's palliative care program, working to revamp the palliative process, increase clinic patients, and create a palliative program that will assist new home and facility patients to obtain palliative services.
Deborah is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and a qualified supervisor with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work. She has also worked with Saint Leo University for the past six years as an adjunct professor and liaison.
Tracy McRaven, Panelist
Tracy McRaven, RN, is the Administrator for Gulfside Home Health. He has worked in the healthcare field since 1992 and received his degree in nursing from Southern Arkansas University in 1996. Prior to receiving his degree in nursing, Tracy also received certifications as a CNA, NREMT, and Army Combat Medic.
Tracy began his leadership career in Hospice and Home care in 2009 as Director of Clinical Services. His focus as a leader is on process improvement based on quality patient care.