Barksdale Home Care Services, CEO - ROSA KITTRELL BARKSDALE is an advocate for quality home health care. A trained nurse she knows what it means to care for others. One of seven children, Rosa is a graduated from the Long Island Hospital School of Nursing in Boston and earned her Bachelor's Degree from the College of New Rochelle.
Rosa has a varied and extensive background in the field of nursing and health care.
Her career path led her to positions as a nurse, a drug abuse and health teacher for the Board of Education in New York City, a top-selling sales representative of medical equipment for Could Statham and a Professional Hospital Representative for Abbott Laboratories where she developed a 800,000 dollar territory to over 8 million in sales in a two year period.
Today, Barksdale Home Care Services, Corp. is one of the largest agencies of its kind in Westchester owned and operated by woman. The Agency employs, registered nurses, nurses aides, home health aides, personal care aides.
In addition, to her professional achievements she's been featured in publications including Black Enterprise Magazine in the "Making it Column" and "Innovative Professions" section in 1989 and 1993.
Special feature article in the Westchester County Business Journal, Entrepreneur 1994, Gannett Newspaper business sections, "WHO CARES? PELHAM AGENCY" 1995, The College of New Rochelle Quarterly, "If they can do it, I can do it" 1996 and Minority Nurse Magazine 1998 Summer/Fall issue, "Meet a Home Health Care Entrepreneur". Rosa appeared again in 2000 on front-page cover, Quarterly of the College of New Rochelle, "When opportunity knocks, do you answer?"
As an advocate for the importance of Home Health Care and those in need Rosa Barksdale, regularly speaks on the following subjects for colleges, organizations, conferences and/ or business functions - on the following topics:
You can call Rosa at (914) 738-5600 or e-mail her at email@example.com to book her to speak at your next function.