Meet the Stillwater Home Health Team
Ashley Lutter, Office Assistant
Ashley provides a helpful, cheery voice to the face of Stillwater Medical Center Home Health where she serves as the receptionist and initial contact to most callers. She is always ready to take on new tasks and help in any way she can. She has great listening and organization skills! Ashley loves spending time with family and friends and her sweet dog, Lola.
Jamie Daves, Billing Coordinator
Jamie provides efficient management of the financial processes of Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services. Her cheerful personality and helpful approach makes her a great teammate, resource to our patients and family members, and leader the business side of home health. She enjoys being a grandma, spending time with her family and friends, and outdoor activities.
Linda Bostick, Health Information Coordinator
Linda has brought her organizational skills and professionalism from working in the manufacturing industry into the healthcare world. She has reorganized the health information area of home health and plans to continue to serve our patients with their health information needs.
Cristin Handlin, Resource Coordinator
Cristin provides organizational structure to Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services. She helps coordinate processes and manages any projects. Cristin also identifies areas of needed improvement with her detail-oriented approach which allows her to streamline processes to be effective in time management and outcomes. Cristin enjoys playing games with friends, artistic endeavors and entertaining her dog Buddy and his best friend Benny the rabbit.
Nursing Clinical Staff
Jamie Barrett, RN, Case Manager
Jamie holds a BS in nursing from Langston University. She is a skilled clinician and cares deeply for each of her patients. She desires to help each of them get better as quickly as possible. She lives south of Stillwater with her family and her cats. She truly enjoys her cats both in real life and as décor. Jamie loves being a part of the home health team and taking care of her patients.
Janaya Blair, RN
Janaya started working at Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services after relocating back to Stillwater from Norman. She is a Stillwater native and glad to be home. Janaya values family time and has two wonderful girls, who are active with dance and cheer. Janaya is a skilled nurse who is efficient and caring. She will bring a smile to each patient she sees.
Karlie Brasher, RN
Karlie began her nursing career in Kansas, but soon moved back home with her family to be near grandparents and extended family. Karlie works PRN for Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services. Karlie’s sweet voice and calm personality provides comfort to our patient clientele. When not at work, Karlie primary focus is on her husband and three growing kids.
Bonnie Campis, RN
Bonnie serves as the clinical manager at Stillwater Medical Home Health Services. She oversees day to day operations, takes referrals and orders from referral sources and physician offices. She helps to answer patient and staff questions. She is a skilled clinician that desires to care for the patients to the best of her ability every day. She is the core nurse that the agency relies on to manage day to day activities and serve as a clinical resource. She is active outside of work with many of her children’s activities.
Barbara Dobson, RN
Barbara enjoys sharing with her patients knowledge of their medical conditions and assisting them in the healing process so they can return to optimal health. She finds home health nursing rewarding as she is able to connect with patients and encourage them as they heal. She enjoys being a wife, mother of 3 and “Nannabanana” to her grandson and looking forward to more in the future. Traveling and attending concerts with family and friends help her to live her life to the fullest. She has never met a stranger and has enjoyed her journey at SMC while gaining knowledge as a surgery nurse, staff nurse and a wound care nurse prior to home care. She is thrilled to be part of the SMC home health team that helps the patients work to improve their well-being.
Dana Carroll, RN
Dana has been a nurse for 11 years. She was a LPN for 5 year, but decided to return back to school for her Registered Nursing License. Stillwater Medical Home Health has been fortunate enough to have her work in our department since January of 2014. She has learned various roles, but loves being in the field working with patients the most. Dana enjoys spending time with her husband and her two children.
Bonnie Green, RN, Case Manager
Bonnie has recently been trained as a case manager at Stillwater Medical Home Health. She is an experienced Home Health Nurse and will make sure you are taken care of. She has been an incredible asset by bring her past experiences to help us continue to improve. Bonnie enjoys watching being with her kids and grandkids.
Nancy Lyles, RN
Nancy has worked for Stillwater Medical for several years, but we had the honor of her working in Home Health since 2015. She has variety of experience and was named a Top Finalist Home Health Nurse for the State of Oklahoma in 2016. She has a spirit of serving and caring for her patients. Nancy is compassionate and dedicated to make sure her patients are on their way to getting better as soon as possible.
Nikki Russell, RN
Nikki is new to the Home Health department, but has worked in other departments at Stillwater Medical. She is a part-time nurse, but has learned our system quickly to take care patients independently. Nikki and her husband have three kids and they keep them very busy with sports and other extra-curricular activities. We have appreciated Nikki and the commitment she has given to our patients!
Maria Avers, Director
Maria Avers, RN, MSNE serves as the director and administrator for Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services. As an employee of Stillwater Medical Center, she has held positions in home health since 1992. She truly believes in the mission of Stillwater Medical Center providing compassionate care in a cost-effective way and the home health mission of keeping the patient as independent and safe as possible in the best care setting possible. In her life outside of home care, Maria enjoys spending time with her family especially her husband and her grandchildren.
Maternal Child Health Unit – Nursing for Mother-Baby Care
Jeanne Campbell RN, IBCLC, Holly Dyess RN, CBE, Ginger West, RN
Jeanne, Holly, and Ginger take care of the infant population of Stillwater Medical Center Home Health. In 1996, the Women and Infant Skilled Home Health (WISHH) program was started to meet the needs of infants transitioning home that needed some extra TLC. Jeanne is the lead nurse who also provides pre-assessments for mothers about to deliver, lactation assistance while in the hospital, breastfeeding classes to pregnant moms, and then follows with home health visits as needed. She truly works across the continuum of the childbirth experience. Jeanne is a certified breast feeding consultant (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant). Holly just recently began seeing patients in the home environment to help with any overflow patients. Holly works on the maternal child health unit at SMC as well. Holly is a certified Breastfeeding Educator.
Home Health Aides
Virginia Mitchell, HHA
Virginia has been an aide for Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services for 15+ years. She migrated back to this area from Nebraska to care for her parents. We are fortunate that she also chose to help take care of our patients. She is certified by the state of Oklahoma and provides personal care for our patients. She not only provides grooming and bathing but helps to run errands and prepare meals. She provides companion services as needed for patients by arrangement through Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services. Her family is native of the Pawnee area; she enjoys being able to share in the grandson’s activities. She avidly crochets and enjoys making baby blankets in her spare time.
Arcadia Ruff, HHA
Arcadia, also known as “Cadie”, has worked for Stillwater Medical Home Health for years. She also goes to school at Northern Oklahoma College and plans to attend nursing school. She enjoys getting to know her patients and spending time with them to make sure they are taken care of and comfortable. Cadie enjoys spending time with her fiancé and her dog, Wendy.
Kayce Stewart, HHA
Kaycee has worked for Stillwater Medical Home Health for three years. She is an extremely hard worker and helps her patients become independent. Patients say Kaycee is reliable and glad to have her assistance.
Abby O’Dell, ST
Abby is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist in the state of Oklahoma. She graduated with her Master of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Oklahoma State University. As a Speech-Language Pathologist, Abby provides comprehensive evaluations and evidence-based treatments for speech, language, swallowing, voice, and cognitive-communicative impairments. Abby and her husband Blake have a registered therapy dog named Annee, a therapy dog in training named Bailee, and another dog named Riley.
Kelly Connelly, COTA
Kelly obtained her Associates Degree from Oklahoma City Community College as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant. Kelly helps patients regain range of motion, strength, endurance, and safety to be independent with activity of daily living. She also has her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. She has worked in for SMC for 17 years and specifically in Home Health for 7 years. Most importantly, she is a baseball mom to her two sons and an avid OSU fan.
Kristen Keeton, OT
Ciera Whitmore, OTL/R
Cierra is an Occupational Therapist for Stillwater Medical Center Home Health and have been working here for over 3 years. I have wanted to be an Occupational Therapist since the fourth grade, and I graduated from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in 2014 with my Masters of Occupational Therapy. As a student, I was lucky to have a therapy rotation with Stillwater Medical Center and was excited to be offered a job here after graduation. I currently live in Coyle, OK where my husband, son, and I have 85 acres and assist his family with farming and participating with the Stillwater Farmer’s Market.
Angela Gamble, RD
Angela provides dietary instruction to our patients on complex medical diets. She is effective in assisting patients with wound healing or weight loss. Angela teaches people how they can improve the quality of life through proper nutrition and increased activity. In her home life, Angela enjoys time with her family and friends, scrapbooking, running, and traveling.
Stephanie Bennett, PT
Stephanie provides physical therapy evaluation and treatment to promote the highest level of functioning in daily life. She has extensive experience in spinal and rehab treatments and care. Stephanie encourages patients to maximize their potential. In her busy home life, she is a wife and mother. She enjoys numerous activities with her family. She is an avid gardener and reader. Stillwater Medical Center Home Health patients are very fortunate to be treated by this dynamic therapist.
Michelle Hoerning, PT
Michelle has 20 years of experience as a physical therapist in a variety of settings. She graduated in 1997 with a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from the University of Wisconsin. She spent 11 of those 20 years in the hospital setting working with a variety of patient populations in acute, rehab, outpatient, and skilled, and she has 9 years of experience in home health. Interests include vestibular rehab, total joint replacements, and debility in the geriatric population.
Pam Wimberley, PT
Pam Wimberley has been a physical therapist for 17+ years and part of the SMC team for over 10 years. Pam has been part of the SMC Home Health team since June 2015 and has interfaced with the other clinicians to provide the best care for our patients. She was recognized by Oklahoma Association for Home Care as the Physical Therapist of the Year in 2016. Pam has a variety of interests, including cycling, swimming, and sewing, but mostly enjoys spending time with her family, especially her 4 grandchildren and husband, Kirk.
Trey Ratzlaff, PTA
Trey has been a physical therapist assistant for Stillwater Medical Home Health for 20+ years. Previously he worked on the rehab unit at SMC, the acute floors at SMC, and Total Health at SMC. Trey’s vast experience has led him to excel in the role of physical therapy assistant in the home health world. Trey has the ability to place patients at ease and motivate them to progress to the best of their ability. Stillwater Medical Center Home Health Services receive many compliments from his patients. Trey is active with his daughter’s activities, plays golf and softball, and loves OSU sporting events.
Pamela Murphy, MS
Pam provides medical social services under the supervision of Carolyn McElroy, LCSW to provide our patients with community resources and other supportive services as needed. She also provides short-term counseling to improve the patient’s emotional/behavioral health and assist with meeting the goals of the treatment plan. She enjoys meeting a variety of patients and their families and helping them meet their social and emotional needs. Stillwater Medical Home Health is blessed to have Pam as our advocate for our patient emotional and behavior needs.