Health & Wellness Discussion & Networking Event | In-Home Care Panel
Join the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce Health & Wellness Committee for an In-Home Care Panel Discussion and Networking Event! Listen to four experts on in-home care for the elderly, outpatient care, and addiction recovery.
Susan Dost is President and CEO of Sheridan In-Home Health Care, a private-pay health care company she formed in 2001, with locations in Los Angeles, and the Coachella Valley. Ms. Dost has been credited as a dynamic and innovative health care industry leader, creating new products, internet applications and programs with national appeal. Ms. Dost has been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine and the Los Angeles Business Journal. Ms. Dost and her management team at Sheridan have won numerous awards, including the coveted Dorland National Award for best home care company in the United States and the prestigious Business Excellence Award from the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce. Ms. Dost was also a 2012 finalist for the Los Angeles Business Journal Healthcare Leadership award and the Community Outreach Award. Lastly, she is Beverly Hills Chamber customer Service award of excellence. Sheridan Care annually donates over 100 hours of free care to various non-profit organizations. Ms. Dost is a licensed private pilot and volunteers for medical relief flights with Angel Flight West. Ms. Dost is a native of Michigan, played Division One basketball and attended Wayne State University. She is the mother of two girls and lives in Venice, CA.
MaryAlice Johnson is a Care Consultant for Arosa Care, a comprehensive care management and caregiving agency in Los Angeles, providing care coordination for seniors who want to age in their homes and peace of mind for their families who are struggling to navigate their care. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, MaryAlice has lived in NYC, Tokyo, Japan and Johannesburg, South Africa, during which time she was a model and actress - still is today - and graduated from NYU. She has an 18 year old daughter, Sumayah, and a partner, Christopher. She enjoys spending time with her daughter and family, yoga, meditation, hiking, tennis, listening to jazz and attending live music concerts, reading, and meeting new people. Her keys to success are her faith, listening to and empathizing with her clients and continuing to evolve as an individual. MaryAlice is passionate about advocating for seniors and is personally familiar with the challenges of coordinating care for a senior loved one, which makes her a natural fit for Arosa and its commitment to providing customized quality care and peace of mind for clients and their families. She considers it a privilege to be of service in In Home Care, and looks forward to assisting your loved one or client with their care coordination needs.
Claudia Mbah was born in Cameroon (West Africa), she obtained a Bachelors in Nursing (RN/BSN), and a graduate of Chamberlain University, Arlington Virginia. She is very skilled in both hospital and outpatient care, worked as a traveling nurse in San Diego, California with Kaiser Permeneter. Claudia further specialized as a Family Nurse Practitioner in the state of California, the CEO and founder of Comfort Paradise Home Care Agency and Training Institute. A company committed to providing customized in-home care services and support needed to thrive, and the best possible care experience in a home care setting. Claudia is a remarkable patient advocate and community liaison for Home care, Home Health, Post-Surgical, elderly, disabled, Palliative, and Hospice patients. She is certified by the California Department of Public health to train and provide enhanced career pathways to other aspiring health care professional in the state of California.
Diana started her career in the addiction recovery field in 2005. She spent many of those years as a healthcare consultant focusing primarily on healthcare policy and compliance. She has worked alongside many Doctors, Psychiatrists, and Researchers within the industry to help develop programs that provide effective, safe, and compassionate care to those struggling with mental health and substance abuse issues.