Our goal at Elite Professionals Home Care Co. is to assist each individual client in maintaining their independence and provide them the opportunity to continue to enjoy their desired living situation. We work closely with our client’s physicians to provide the highest quality of care possible. Each client will receive individualized and superior levels of care.
Jennifer Gibbons, RN
Director of Nursing and Owner
Elite Professionals Home Care Company
Jennifer Gibbons was born and raised in the Omaha, NE/Council Bluffs, IA area and attended Lewis Central High School in Council Bluffs. Jennifer moved to Lincoln, NE to attend The University of Nebraska to complete her pre-requisites for RN/BSN school. She continued with her education by commuting from Lincoln to Omaha where she attended nursing school at Clarkson College. Jennifer graduated with her RN/BSN in December of 1999.
Since graduating, Jennifer made Lincoln her home and worked as a charge nurse in the Progressive Care Units at both St. Elizabeth Hospital and BryanLGH West Hospital and the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at BryanLGH West Hospital. In 2001, Jennifer began a medical staffing company called Elite Professionals Healthcare Staffing. Elite staffing sent RNs on 13-week assignments to both St. Elizabeth Hospital and BryanLGH West and East Hospitals to cover units that were in need of staff members.
In October 2003 Jennifer began work on the opening of Elite Professionals Home Care Company. Jennifer had worked home health in 2000-2001 and developed a passion for assisting persons in remaining in their home environments, despite the health issues they were facing. In May of 2004 Elite Professionals Home Care Company passed licensure through the State of Nebraska DHHS as a licensed home care agency. Elite Professionals blossomed as a Medicare/Medicaid certified, State of Nebraska licensed home care agency. Elite Professionals began providing homemaker, bath aide, medication aide, licensed practical nursing, registered nursing services, as well as physical, occupational, and speech therapy to the Lincoln, NE population and in many surrounding communities.
Between 2011-2012 Elite Professionals Home Care Company began receiving multiple patient referrals in the Omaha, NE metro area. Jennifer then made the decision to purchase an Omaha-based non-medical home care agency in order to strengthen Elite Professionals Home Care Company’s presence in Omaha. Elite Professionals began its venture in the Omaha area in January of 2013.
Jennifer is passionate about keeping persons in their home environment where they desire to stay. She has began multiple programs within the Elite Professionals Home Care Company in order to make staying at home, even with handicaps and illnesses, the most affordable and the highest quality healthcare choice available.
Jennifer is married and has three beautiful daughters that bless her and her husband’s life every single day. She enjoys spending time in the great outdoors camping with her family and friends. Jennifer also spends her time dedicated to supporting the cure for cancer through donations attending multiple events in support of current and future cancer research and cancer victims.
Jennifer supports the Nebraska chapter of NAHCHA (Nebraska Association of Home and Community Health Agencies) and is active in advocating politically for community members to continue to be able to receive the highest quality of medical care
Admissions Coordinator and Director of Marketing
Elite Professionals Home Care Company is please to announce that Kelly Haney has been named Assistant to Administrator and Admissions Coordinator. Kelly has been with Elite Professionals for 9 years. She has a passion for home care and is a true patient advocate. This shift in responsibilities will allow Kelly to focus on each individual's needs prior to admission to Elite Professionals home care services. She is very dedicated to assisting families and individuals in finding safe solutions to stay in their homes. Kelly works closely with clients, families and medical professionals to ensure that all clients needs are met safely. She will walk individuals through the home care process and give clients and families peace of mind.
Our goal at Elite Professionals Home Care Company is to assist each individual client in maintaining their independence and provide them the opportunity to continue to enjoy their desired living situation. We work closely with our client's physicians to provide the highest quality of care possible. Each client will receive individualized and superior levels of care. Elite Professionals offers anything from one hour visits up to 24 hour per day coverage seven days a week. Elite Professionals cares for clients from all age groups to include pediatric to geriatric and each client's case is overseen by a RN. Elite Professionals also offers a variety of services to meet each individuals needs. Kelly Haney is located at the Lincoln branch office of Elite Professionals at 3901 Faulkner Dr. and can be reached at 402-464-2422.
Lisa Cole-Mailander, RN
Lisa Cole started with Elite Professionals Home Care Company in January of 2013, and was hired on as the first Case Manager in Omaha. Lisa has always had a passion for helping other people, which lead Lisa to pursue a career in nursing. She attended the College of St. Mary in Omaha, Nebraska, where she obtained her CNA license in 2002 as an Alzheimer Care Specialist. Lisa provided treatment to patients during her nursing clinicals in Pediatric Care. She then decided to partner with Children’s Hospital in Omaha, as a CNA and Care Partner in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Once she completed her degree and became an RN in 2004, she continued her education and became Chemotherapy Certified. She then continued onto be an overnight Charge Nurse with sub-acute vent-trach pediatric patients at Ambassador Health in Omaha, for five years. Hesitant to leave as she had formed bonds with the patients and co-workers, she felt that home health care was her calling. She partnered with various home health agencies as well as an independent private duty nurse before joining Elite Professional Home Care. Her most rewarding aspect is making long-lasting differences in the lives of patients and their families and truly enjoys her role as a patient and family advocate, educator, mentor and friend.
Lisa has been a Field Nurse, Case Manager and moved up to become an RN Case Manager Supervisor with Elite Professionals.
Lisa is married and is a very busy mother with a large family. Lisa is Omaha, Nebraska born and raised and enjoys bowling, nature walks and spending time with good friends and family.
Elite Professionals Home Care would like to welcome Jarron Devereaux to the team!
Jarron joins the payroll department as the new Payroll Processor. Jarron was born and raised here in Omaha. His father was a master sergeant in the Air Force, which allowed Jarron to travel to many different countries. Jarron graduated from Burke High in 2010, and was a member of Burke's’ Jazz and Marching band. When not at work, Jarron enjoys music and is an avid church goer. Jarron is married and has a 1 year old son.
Lexie McClure, RN-Clinical Supervisor
Licensed in the state of Nebraska
BLS, ACLS, PALS, TNCC Certified
Lexie was born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska. She attended the College of Saint Mary in Omaha where she received her Associate’s degree in Nursing in 2013. Lexie has a vast nursing background with nursing experience in Progressive Care, OR, PACU, with most experience in Trauma Emergency nursing. Lexie and her husband, Shamus have an 8 month old daughter named Delaney and 3 dogs Elvis(Viszla mix), Mia(cheagle), Daisy(Coonhound), and a cat named Kitty. Lexie enjoys spending time with his family and friends and going out to eat at new restaurants. Lexie chose a career in nursing to give back to the community and help people in need.
Employee Liaison; Director of Employee On-Boarding
Keri started at Elite Professionals Home Care in 2013 as an office assistant and quickly moved into a management role. Her responsibilities have ranged from, marketing, hiring, orienting home health aides, managing the 24 Hour Live-In program, as well as Elite's Care Companion Program. Keri recently transitioned to her new role as Elite's Employee Liaison. Keri handles all new employee orientations, in all offices, HCHB training and tablet training/support, manage employee in-services/Relias schedules, and will remain as manager of the Care Companion Program. Her marketing and customer service background, makes this a perfect fit.
Keri grew up in Fremont and attended the University of Nebraska at Kearney. She currently lives in Omaha, has 2 teenage children, and has been married for 24 years. She enjoys volunteering in the community, going to concerts, and spending time with friends and family.