Home care in Springfield, IL

  • 426 South Fifth Street
  • Suite 200
  • Springfield, IL 62701

About Our Springfield / Decatur Home Care Agency

Quality caregivers and medical staffing solutions in Sangamon County

At BrightStar Care of IL - Springfield-Decatur, owned by Chris and Julie Miller, our agency provides quality medical staffing solutions to businesses in the Sangamon County area. We offer compassionate care, peace of mind and exceptional service — any time, any place.

Chris Miller / Owner

Chris holds a Ph. D. from Arizona State University in Justice Studies and he also holds a Law Degree. He is deeply committed to the study of justice and has a passion for creating a just society for all. Chris came to BrightStar after a very successful career in higher education teaching and administration. His journey to Health Care is primarily predicted upon his desire to create a service to families deeply committed to excellence at every level with great attention to the details.

Julie Miller / Owner

Julie brings to BrightStar Care a career deeply grounded in serving the needs of others. She holds a Masters in Social Work from Arizona State University and is a native of Central Illinois. Julie has worked extensively with families and has an unyielding commitment to serving others. She has 20 plus years of experience in case management along with individual and family counseling.

Lynne Price / Director of Nursing

Lynne has been a Nurse for more than 40 years.
She received her Associate in Nursing Science from Beleville Area College, her BSN from Sangamon State University (now University of Illinois at Springfield), and her Masters in Nursing Science (FNP) from Southern Illinois University. She served in the U.S. Navy Reserve Nurse Corps for 3 years.
She is Certified in College Health Nursing and a founding member of Sigma Theta Tau, Nu Pi Chapter, an honor society for nurses. Her experiences have been in Medical Surgical care, Transitional Care, Psychiatric Care, Communicable Diseases and issues of Public Health and she has served on national committees for professional organizations for Immunizations and Infectious Disease.
She also directed an outpatient health clinic coordinating care with physicians, nurses and other staff members.