Posts Tagged ‘Island Home Care’

South Florida Congressman Visits Key West Constituent Receiving Medicare Home Health Care Services

July 30, 2013

JoeGarciaOfficialHeadshotBy Terry Schmida, Key West Citizen

A sign on the wall of Rene Stincer’s handsome wood-frame home on Eaton Street declares it to be “Villa de Olga.” However, the pronouncement is a bit out of date: Olga, Stincer’s wife for many decades, died five years ago, leaving her husband, now 91, all alone.

As the city of Key West continues to debate the assisted living center issue, it’s residents such as Stincer who are the human faces behind the headlines.

“It’s better for me to stay in this house,” Stincer said Friday during a brief visit from U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia, D-South Florida, Island Home Care owner/operator Kim Wilkerson, clinical director and registered nurse Heather Hunt and Stincer family friend Theresa Menendez. (more…)