Dr. Diane Freeman Hollings is a native of Macon, GA. She matriculated at Georgia College in Milledgeville, GA where she received an Associate of Science Degree in Nursing in 1981 and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in 1987; Interdenominational Theological Seminary in Atlanta, GA where she was an honor graduate with a Masters of Divinity degree with a concentration in Christian Education and a recipient of The Robert E. Penn Memorial Award in 2001 and 2002.

Dr. Hollings furthered her education at United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio with a Doctor of Ministry Degree in December 2005. Dr. Hollings is a Registered Nurse who specializes in Critical Care, PACU, Emergency Room and Open Heart Step-down Surgery patients. She has also served as Adjunct Faculty at Macon State College School of Nursing in Macon, GA and Patient Care Coordinator and Chaplain for Angelle’s Hospice and Palliative Care of Macon, Ga.  She is also an Instructor for ACLS and BLS for the American Heart Association.  

 

                

Dr. Shandriyel Ben is a native of New Orleans, La. She graduated on the Dean's List in 2004 from Southern University A&M College in Baton Rouge, La. with a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing Degree. She received a Doctorate of Theology Degree from Middle Georgia College of Theology, in June of 2022. Dr. Ben has been in the Healthcare Field for over 22 years. 17 of those years, she has been a traveling Registered Nurse. Her specialty in the nursing field is Medical Surgical with Geriatrics. She has also worked in the Pre-Operative and Same Day Surgery areas. She also runs and operates Vision Personal Care Home, Inc. where she manages nurses, nursing assistants and the daily operations for Vision PCH, Inc. 


Dr. Ben believes in helping others' reach their maximal ability to succeed. Her motto is, "your Vision will only take you how far you're willing to see"

                

Vision Personal Care Home, Inc. is a licensed personal care home under the authority of Georgia Department of Community Health Healthcare Facility Regulation Division. Our mission is based on a “Vision” that God gave to the founder of the facility at the age of 17 years old to help elderly and/or disabled citizens understand that someone cares about their well-being. We are a Georgia state approved licensed facility. The company has been in operation since February 2008. 

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Rita Carthon-Smith is a LPN that has worked in the Thomaston, Ga. region for over 30 years! She has a dual degree as being a licensed Respiratory Therapist. Rita also has knowledge of being a personal care home owner for over 10 years. Welcome Rita to the team!

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