Compassion, integrity, family, excellence, trustworthiness, accountability, and diversity
Dorothy Ihunwo, RN | Director of NursingDirector of Nursing Dorothy Ihunwo has vast experience in nursing and patient care. Because of BrightStar’s unique approach to home care, Dorothy oversees all our clients receiving our non-medical, personal and custodial care services. When asked, she says she loves her job because she has a passion to care for people.
Originally from the Nigeria, Dorothy was first a nurse in her native country before coming to the United States over 30 years ago. Since obtaining her RN license here, she has had many years of experience in California working at a major hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and mental health facilities, where she provided care as well as eventually becoming part of the management team as the Director of Nurses. However it has been her work in case management for the Medicare Home Health sector that fueled her passion for caring for patients at home. At BrightStar she is excited to be leading our clinical quality efforts in home care.
Dorothy lives in the Los Angeles South Bay and is active in her Church Community.
Terry Cano | Branch Manager
Terry Cano has been involved in the home care industry for the last 19 years, including Medicare Home Health, Medical Staffing and in Home Care. She loves to help enrich our clients lives everyday with the benefits that quality in home care bring.
Her deep and sincere caring for people extends to her home and community where she has cared for many friends, family and neighbors over the years. In addition she is an active volunteer in gang prevention programs with the Los Angeles Police department as well as a cruisaider for reduction of toxic waste in Los Angeles neighborhoods.
Terry is a native of the Los Angeles area where she lives with her family and basset hound.
Questions about our care team?
Please contact us online or call our Los Angeles County offices at (310) 944-6985 and we'll be happy to answer them.