Our Staff

Joseph Parker


Joseph has been a Registered Nurse for more than 19 years. His experience ranges from Critical Care, Information Technology to numerous Management Positions. In his current role as the Director of Palomar Home Health, Joseph provides the knowledge he has learned in prior roles to assist in advancing Home Health Services for patients and families.  Joseph has been a co-author of one article and has served as guest lecturer at California State University San Marcos. Joseph holds a Master of Science in Nursing degree and a certificate as a Clinical Nurse Leader.  



Kathy PerkinsKathy Perkins, R.N.

Quality Manager

Kathy is a registered nurse with a Bachelor’s Degree in nursing from Bloomfield College. She brings more than 20 years’ experience in the home health industry. Patient safety and overseeing highly skilled quality staff are part of her responsibilities in her role as Quality Manager. Kathy works collaboratively on special projects with the quality organization for the State of California, Lumetra, to improve home health outcomes for the agency. She manages the therapy services provided by the home health agency in the community and she has clinical oversight of the licensed private-duty services provided. She is a member of several committees at Palomar Health including Patient Safety, Manager Development, and Infection Control. Kathy is listed in the Manchester Who’s Who 2005-2006 Registry.