Caring For Your Loved One Is Our Passion
We are health care service experts providing innovative solutions to Chattanooga’s chronically ill and aging population. Our team collectively brings 50+ years’ experience and a successful care model utilized throughout the Southeast. We specialize in tailoring comprehensive plans that meet specific needs while working with providers throughout the care continuum enhancing the patient and family experience, which is our top priority.
How We're Different
Enhancing The Quality of Life, One Day At A Time
We are a true one-stop shop resource by providing care navigation, personal care services, and community placement guidance. We recruit top-quality caregivers and retain them by investing in higher pay and supportive programs. These highly trained team members utilize technology that allows for face-to-face connections with loved ones and real-time electronic charting and updates for families and other disciplines involved in the client’s care.
We Are A Trusted Solution
Comprehensive Care of Chattanooga is an industry leader in care solutions offering premier services to the Chattanooga region.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, PARTNER
Julie is the daughter of a missionary and spent her childhood years in Papua New Guinea serving a third world population. She came into the senior care industry as a marketing director for a geriatric case management company and quickly realized that this was a passion for her. Since then, Julie has been serving the elderly population in many different positions including; geriatric care management, veterans benefits for long-term care, and home care. Julie also has been on the eldercare journey with both of her parents with aging issues, cancer and Alzheimer's.
Justin Hammond, LMSW
DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT, PARTNER
Justin knew at a young age, from caring for his own grandmother, that he wanted his career to involve working with seniors. He majored in social work and furthered his education as a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) with a focus in gerontology to be able to work closely with seniors and their families. He has worked as a professional caregiver at an assisted living community and moved into the home care industry over three years ago. Justin has a mission to fulfill the wishes of seniors and their families to successfully thrive in the comfort of their own homes as they age.
Greg and Fonda Cantrell
GENERAL PARTNERS, FOUNDERS
Greg and Fonda Cantrell are the investor owners of Comprehensive Care of Chattanooga. Their many years in the healthcare industry, including leadership and ownership of Alliance Health Partners, Alliance Health Systems and Ameris Health Systems, as well as experience with community hospital companies, aided in providing the understanding and expertise needed to help the adult and senior care population. Additionally, they have experienced fragmented, expensive and unnecessary healthcare firsthand while caring for aged loved ones in their own family, resulting in the creation of a company that provides real, honest solutions. Comprehensive Care of Chattanooga communicates more with families through advanced technology, places clients in the best level of care in partnership with multiple providers, recruits and proudly compensates the best caregivers in the area and will work daily with local partners to lead and deliver the most experienced and thoughtful care as if each client were a member of their family. Greg and Fonda’s commitment creates the culture necessary to make caring for your loved one our top priority.
It’s Our Job To Put You At Ease
At Comprehensive Care of Chattanooga, we select only top-quality caregivers through our intensive screening and training process going above and beyond the states minimum requirements.
Upon hire, our staff members recieve continuous training through a cloud based program from which they are routinely assigned courses to complete. They are well versed and capable of handling a wide scope of care needs ranging from companion care through intensive end-of life bed bound care, Alzheimer’s, dementia, Parkinson’s and other chronic illnesses.
To ensure that we provide healthy and balanced caregivers for our clients, we have recognized that we have a responsibility to also care for our caregivers. With this philosophy in mind we have created programs to do just that. The idea to uplift and support our staff in a way that is unheard of in our industry.
We understand that each client’s needs and situations are unique, therefore we have a specialized matching and training program to find the best fit for your specific needs. Certain caregivers on our staff have received training for special monitoring needs specific to patients with various chronic illnesses.
Letting someone into your home to care for your family member can be unnerving. It’s a big decision and we know you need to feel as comfortable as possible. Talk to our team today about matching one of our care experts with you or your loved one. We will find the perfect match and tailor a plan around your specific needs.