Preferred Home Health Care Awards Four Nursing Scholarships

Posted on September 5, 2017 By

Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services, Inc. (PHHC), with headquarters in Eatontown, N.J., has announced the winners of four $500 scholarships to benefit New Jersey and Pennsylvania undergraduate nursing students. The scholarship awards were based on an application and an essay explaining what inspired each applicant to attend nursing school.

The PHHC scholarship winners are Joan Leung Lo Hing, Ocean Grove; Rosemarie Davis, Iselin; Darlene Johnson, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Rebecca de Jong, Somerset, N.J.

PHHC, established in 1987, has eight locations in New Jersey and three in Pennsylvania. The company provides a wide range of medical and non-medical home health care services from pediatric to geriatric care. Accredited by CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program), PHHC works collaboratively with physicians, hospitals, nursing homes and facilities to ensure a smooth transition to one’s home.

In-house services include skilled nursing care for infants, children, adults, and seniors; personal care services, including bathing, grooming, dressing, feeding, etc.; private duty nursing services; and at-home physical therapy, among others. All of the care can be provided in-house and is coordinated by registered nurses, with clinical supervision available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Jonathan Herman, the COO of Preferred, said, “We are extremely proud of Preferred’s home care services, delivered by our exceptional and talented field staff. These scholarships will help build and support the next generation of Preferred employees.”

For more information about Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services, career opportunities or training programs, contact Lisa Gallicchio, director of community relations, at, call 732-547-9886, or visit

About Preferred Home Health Care: New Jersey locations include corporate headquarters, Main Street, Eatontown; South Orange; Robbinsville; Toms River; Galloway; Elmwood Park; North Brunswick; Wyckoff Road, Eatontown; and Mt. Laurel. Pennsylvania locations include Bala Cynwyd, Allentown, and Bensalem. Visit Preferred at for more information; or contact Lisa Gallicchio, director of community relations, at 732-547-9886 or