Joan Punch, RN, BSN, MS, President of Senior Options

Joan was the Director of Quality and Compliance at Senior Options for 2 years. She previously joined our team from Trinity Health at Home through Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, FL, where she served as the Regional Director of Home Health. Prior to that, Joan worked for The Corridor Group doing quality and operational audits, consulting, and interim leadership for Home and Community Based Services, including Home Health and Hospice. Joan returns to Virginia Beach where she previously worked for Sentara Enterprises as its Director of Operations, overseeing their Quality and Education Programs for Home Health and Hospice.
Joan has 30 years leadership experience in Home Health and Hospice, in CCRC and hospital settings. Joan also brings startup hospice experience to Senior Options having started a retirement-community based hospice in Cincinnati, OH.
Joan has a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from The University of Cincinnati and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Development and Positive Change Management from the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University.

β€œThe ability to dissect and distill complex problems and obstacles through a data-driven and engaging process – effective and fun! I am thankful we chose Senior Options to assist us in navigating this addition to our continuum. Our residents were delighted to learn that this addition to our campus helped to keep the annual fees low.”

Ben Unkle, Westminster – Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay

We love the training that Senior Options has provided. We feel prepared.

Brooke Riveria, St. John's United Home Health & HospiceAdministrator