We want to give you a chance to meet our staff before they come into your home.
Karla started Helping Hands Home Health in 1997 with the support of her family and friends. She grew up in Pocatello Idaho, gradutating from Highland and attended IS. Karla and her husband have been married for 47 years having 5 children and 19 grandchildren. Karla enjoys many hobbies including sewing, crafting, jewlery making and rocks collecting.
Chrissy Morrison, RN
Chrissy is a knowledgeable and caring nurse. She started working with Helping Hands 2 years ago and lends her compassion for professional care to our team. Chrissy has been a nurse for many years and was inspired to go into nursing from her mother who is also a nurse. Chrissy and her husband have 3 beautiful children that keep her busy and are a source of great joy to her.
Denise is our CFO. Denise recently graduated from ISU with a Bachelor's of Health Science and is currently pursuing a Master's of Public Health. Her and her sweetheart have been married for 20 years and have 7 children, Denise's hobbies include spending time with her family, reading, crocheting, cross-stitching, sewing, and collecting Cherished Teddies figurines.
Office Assistant, Data Entry Processor, Biller
Jodee has been working in our office for 4 years and she has been a joy to work with. She has many hobbies and activities she enjoys to do with her husband, Tom, and their 4 daughters Lynsey, Kadee, Isabella and Sarah. Jodee enjoys drag racing, baking, singing, camping, and spending time with her family.
Jessica Tunca, LPN
Jessica obtained her schooling with Idaho State University for Licensed Practical Nursing. She is currently in her second semester of ISU's RN program. Oringally from Seattle, WA; she has over fifteen years of experience in the medical field as a Medical Assistanct. She enjoys working with people and learning the culture of Pocatello. Some of her hobbies include: riding road bikes, hiking and spending time with her daughter, husband, and four-legged huskey/lab mix. She is a wonderful nurse to have on our team. Jessica is very sweet and loving with all she does.
Mick Otto, Physical Therapist
Mick has been a Physical Therapist for 39 years. He has owned his own out patient facility for many years and enjoys his work. He has been working with Helping Hands for over 15 years and is a great asset to the patients with his years of education and training. Mick loves to take time to hunt, fish and especially golf. He attends multiple events for golfing locally and regionally. Mick has 4 grandchildren that he loves to spend time doing fun activities.
Kaylene is a new addition to our staff and we are excited to have her on our staff. Kaylene is a Registered Dietitian and will be assisting our patients with their diet needs whether it be through education or training to increase their healthy lifestyle choices.
Trina Young, CNA
Trina has been a CNA for 3 years and has worked for Helping Hands for 9 years. She enjoys camping and riding her 4 wheelers. She graduated from Highland High School in 1996. Trina and her Husband of 8 1/2 years have 2 children John, 18 years and Maria, 16 years old. Trina is a compassionate and respectful person. She is well loved by her patients.
Helping Hands Home Health
2785 Bannock Highway
Pocatello, ID 83204