Responding with care since 1994 in Florida's Broward County, Responsive Home Health is a full service private duty home health agency.
Our home care services focus on providing clients with the highest level of care in their homes, retirement communities or wherever they reside. Our friendly, dedicated caregivers have made Responsive a home care leader.
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Our fabulous, caring staff is what sets Responsive Home Health apart and our top notch management team keeps everything running smoothly, providing care you can depend on, no matter the situation.
DEBBIE SAVAGE RN, BSN
President and Director of Nursing
Debbie Savage is a Registered Nurse and the founder and president of Responsive Home Health in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She assures that proper protocol is being followed in all levels of client care. Originally from Indianapolis, Indiana, she moved to South Florida in 1981 and now resides in Davie, FL. With a long history of caring for the elderly and those in need, Ms. Savage started her career in Assisted Living in 1981. She co-owned and managed multiple Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) in the South Florida area and started her home health agency, Responsive Home Health Care, in 1994.
MARY CHRISTERSSON, RN
Director of Client Care
Mary is a Registered Nurse with over 34 years of experience in the Health Care industry and joined the Responsive Team in February of 2015. Mary has extensive experience and knowledge in providing home health care to the elderly population in Senior Living Facilities. Mary is married to her wonderful husband and is a mother to three grown children.
STEPHANIE PIZARRO HUSTON
Stephanie has worked with Responsive Home Health since February of 1995. She truly enjoys meeting with new and existing clients and their families to the better understand their home health needs and desires. Stephanie works directly with Physicians, Attorneys, Social Workers and Care Managers. She also handles all our referrals from Hospitals, Physicians and Attorneys. She is the proud mother of three children and is a native Floridian and is bilingual (Spanish). Stephanie truly enjoys working with our clients and helping to improve their quality of life.
Maydene Stephenson is currently the Staffing Manager and she oversees all aspects of staffing. She joined Responsive Home Health in 2012. She was born and raised on the beautiful island of Jamaica and is the proud mother to her daughter. Maydene truly enjoys assisting all our caregivers and clients and helping any way she can.
Misty Willard, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Human Resources Manager
Misty joined Responsive Home Health in January of 2016. She has over fifteen years of experience in Human Resources, most recently from an environmental consulting and disaster remediation firm. Misty hails from the North East and is a graduate of the University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia. In her personal time, she enjoys stand-up paddle boarding with her husband and friends, and working with local animal rescue groups.
Pauline has been with Responsive Home Health since January of 2001. She worked for nearly two years with our clients out in the field and then transitioned to join our office staff in 2001.
Prior to joining Responsive, Pauline worked for six years with a Medicare-certified home health agency. She graduated from Chiswick Comprehensive, in London, England and also completed an extensive course in Office Technology at Florida Memorial College.
Human Resources Generalist
Kisha joined the Responsive team in 2013 with over 2 years of experience in the Health Care field. She holds a degree in Business Administration and really enjoys being able to assist our caregivers any way she can. Kisha also enjoys reading and spending time with her family and friends.
Shaneek began working with Responsive in June 2014 and is a graduate of Florida International University. In her free time she enjoys shopping and spending time with her friends.
LPN Staffing Coordinator
Genevieve joined the Responsive Home Health team in August of 2014 with over 4 years experience in Hospice, Geriatric Care and Crisis Care. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her son.
Theresa joined Responsive Home in May of 2011. She has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of Accounting. Theresa was born and raised in Miami, Florida and is married with two sons and three grandchildren. Theresa enjoys assisting our clients and family members with the expertise in Long Term Care Insurance and Billing. Theresa truly enjoys being a part of the Responsive Home Health team.
Business Development Executive
Andrew Signore is a Graduate of Stetson University and is the Customer Service Representative at Responsive Home Health. He studied Management and Marketing and received his Bachelors of Business Administration. He is currently attending Nova Southeastern University for his BSN, RN. Andrew began working with Responsive in May 2012 and has dedicated his time and effort to create a quality customer experience for all of his clients.
He was born and raised in South Florida and has always been interested in helping and caring for the elderly. Andrew is currently going back to school to accomplish his goal of becoming a Registered Nurse. He is also a member of the Alzheimer’s Association Committee, the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
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