ComForcare Owner – Phil Koch
Phil Koch is the President and Owner of ComForcare Home Care, aCharlotte Senior Home Care company, based in South Charlotte with caregivers servicing both Upstate SC and the entire Charlotte Metro Market. ComForcare started business in the Fall of 2005 and we have grown dramatically. We have easily become, in a few short years, one of the largest Charlotte Nursing Home Care within the Charlotte Metro market. Our Caregivers service 9 counties in NC (including Cabarrus, Iredell, Gaston, Lincoln, Anson, Union, Rowan, Stanley and of course Mecklenburg) and 3 in SC (including both York and Lancaster counties). All of our Caregivers are bonded, fully insured, and have gone through a 10-Step Hiring process including 3 types of background checks. We service our clients, in both NC and SC, with over 350 Caregivers, RN’s, and CNA’s (Certified Nursing Assistants) with superior care, thoughtfulness, and communication. And earlier in 2010, Phil set-up his newest venture Pet Sitters of Charlotte (PSOC) – a professionally run Pet Sitting/Care agency servicing all markets; Senior and non-Seniors alike. With over 70 pet sitters on staff, this business has also grown dramatically to become probably the largest Pet Sitting Agency servicing the same geographical Charlotte Metro Market.
Phil Koch has, or has sat on, a number of Board of Directors within the area. For three years, Phil held the position of Vice President, for the National Private Duty Association (NPDA) that represents Home Health and Home Care Agencies throughout NC. Phil is a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA). He has sat on the BOD for The Family Center in Charlotte, a non-profit agency which does social work for both adults and children in and currently sits on the BOD for The Shepherd Center, another non-profit agency working in and for the senior community throughout Charlotte and the surrounding area. He was appointed to, and sat on the BOD, for the Lancaster County Health & Wellness Commission representing Aging with a position of Vice Chairman. He sits on the Advisory Committee for the Alzheimer’s Association for SC (Rock Hill). He is a frequent guest on the TV show “Aging with Attitude” which airs on the local public access television channel – Channel 21 in Charlotte as well as “Learn TV” in Lancaster, SC. ComForcare Home Care established the first ever joint Alzheimer’s/Parkinson’s Support Group at Del Webb Sun City in SC which is still active today. He has been asked and served as MC at the prior ICE Senior Expo’s held each year in Rock Hill, SC.
In 2011, ComForcare Home Care was honored to receive Honorable Mention (Finalist) for the National Dorland Health Care’s Silver Crown Award in the category of “Home Care Agency (Non-Medical)”. In the same ceremony in Las Vegas, one of ComForcare’s fine caregivers won the National Silver Crown Award in the category of “Home Health Aide” for 2011. This award is given out to only one “Home Health Aide” in the entire USA per year.
Phil has a BSBA (Marketing) from Appalachian State University and an MBA from Wake Forest University. He and his wife live in the Bridgehampton Community in South Charlotte/Ballantyne area with their three boys – Alex (15), Jack (10), Max (8) and their 4th child “Cody” – their Black Labrador. Phil enjoys time with his family during his free time and playing golf when he can find the time.
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