Home care in Lake Mary, FL

  • 725 Primera Blvd., Suite 125
  • Lake Mary, FL 32746

Our Director of Nursing at BrightStar of FL - NW Orange Co.

Providing RN oversight on every case from day one

Cindy Hodges, RN, BSN

CindyHodgesHow long have you been a Nurse?
I worked for three years on an Oncology unit in the Hospital. I have also worked for three years in Home Health Care, with two and a half of those years with BrightStar Care. I earned my nursing degree from Daytona State College and Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Grand Canyon University.

What experience do you bring to BrightStar Care®?
Home Health Experience and Hospital Experience:

  • Alzheimer’s / Dementia
  • Wound Care (and wound vacs)
  • Ostomy Care
  • IV starts and medications
  • Spinal Cord Injury patients
  • Glycemic control
  • Tracheostomy Care / suctioning
  • Patient education

Hospital Experience:

  • Chemo Certified
  • Served on the glycemic control team
  • Clinical Leader for a year
  • Preceptor, providing training to newly hired graduate nurses

What aspect of your job are you most passionate about?
Patient Care and Education are fundamental to nursing. My passion has always been home health care – bringing care and patient education into the home, an environment that fosters comfort and support.
I am a firm believer that this brings about better outcomes and faster recovery times.

I provide A Higher Standard of Care for our BrightStar Care® clients by…
Recognizing that everyone is an individual and no two people are the same. I take time to get to know our clients and understand their specific, unique needs. After identifying their needs, we always involve our clients in the preparation of their Plan of Care… because when we work together, we achieve success!_INS_Logo_200wide

If you have questions about how RN oversight works at BrightStar of FL - NW Orange Co., or if want to speak with our Director of Nursing, please call us at (407) 549-3600.