Administrator and President:
Kathleen Sgro

Dr. Sgro is a Registered Nurse with a background in medical-surgical, long term care, and oncology nursing.  She is a graduate of St. John’s Hospital College of Nursing in Springfield, IL.  In addition to her degree in Nursing, Dr. Sgro has received a Bachelor of Science in Health Care from St. Frances College in Joliet, IL, a Master in Business Administration from the University of Illinois at Springfield, and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Rush University, in Chicago, IL.

As founder of Alterna-Care, Dr. Sgro is dedicated to providing holistic care to homebound patients.  She believes many patients and caregivers go without the supportive care that is available through home health services.

Business Manager:
Nicole Squires


Home Healthcare Representative:
Cathy Boerke

Cathy has years of sales and marketing experience mainly in the real estate industry. She also has experience in business development, web-based marketing, and event planning. Cathy has also remained very involved in her community, supporting domestic violence prevention efforts, the Make-a-Wish foundation, and the Springfield Parks Foundation to name a few. Cathy plans to continue her community work with the Illinois Innocence Project.