Jordan Bucar, President & CEO
Mr. Bucar has performed administrative duties at various healthcare facilities ranging from the sub-acute to the long-term care setting, specializing in Home Care operations at Cleveland Clinic’s Neurological Institute. Mr. Bucar was instrumental in developing protocol and procedures for the Cleveland Clinic’s Home Care division. Prior to his experience in home care at the Cleveland Clinic’s Neurological Institute, he worked in finance with Cleveland Clinic’s Pediatric Institute. Mr. Bucar also worked in an administrative capacity for the St. Luke Lutheran Community Nursing Home in Ohio.
After working some time at both the St. Luke Lutheran Community Nursing Home and the Cleveland Clinic’s Neurological Institute Home Care division, Mr. Bucar decided to pursue his dream of entrepreneurship in privatized home care for seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities.
Mr. Bucar holds three Bachelor of Science degrees from Ohio University in Hospital Administration, Long-Term Care Administration and Business Administration. He also holds a certification in Gerontology from Ohio University.
Because of his rapid and sustained success in the home care industry, Mr. Bucar has on numerous occasions been asked to speak as a guest lecturer at the Ohio University School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness. Most recently, Mr. Bucar has accepted a position on the Ohio University Board of Directors for the School of Applied Health Sciences.
He credits his success to his father, following in his footsteps as a leader and business entrepreneur.
Samuel Edmunds, Managing Director
Mr. Edmunds joined the AnswerCare team in September of 2012. Since graduating from Ohio University with Bachelor of Science degrees in both Accounting and Finance, Mr. Edmunds has held management positions in operations, manufacturing, and finance with Associated Materials Incorporated. Mr. Edmunds’ business knowledge and experience has helped shape AnswerCare’s direction and strategy.
MaryAnn Bryant, Clinical Director (RN)
As Clinical Director, Mrs. Bryant reviews all client assessments developed by our in-house Clinical Assessment Nurse and collaborates with the Assessment Nurse in the development and coordination of each client Careplan. Mrs. Bryant is also instrumental in the management of AnswerCare’s Quality Assurance program.
Prior to joining the AnswerCare team, Mrs. Bryant was Director of Nursing at the 202 bed, St. Luke Lutheran Community Nursing Home in Ohio.
Mrs. Bryant holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Akron.