Meet Our Team
Owner & CEO
I was born and raised in Berks County, Pennsylvania and graduated from Governor Mifflin High School. As a young adult my passion for exploration and travel led me to experience living in California and New York before settling back down in Berks County.
I am a Professional Leader who loves to help others discover their own talent in Leadership. Empowering others to take the lead and go above and beyond with each and every task. I am enthusiastic in my journey of developing and growing Healing Hearts Home CarePA. I find value in hearing about other’s passions and how I could possibly help them find fulfillment by offering care and companionship services.
I have enjoyed many Leadership positions throughout my career in Service Management, Service Marketing, Service Sales and Service Coaching. I put the customer at the center of all I do. My team is my first customer. My passion to align, lead and grow teams has given my life career much value. I love to win, but I find greater joy in helping my teams win.
I educate myself and drive myself to be a better person by constantly learning; never settling.
I focus on making high quality decisions for my business.
I enjoy meeting new people and hearing new perspectives. I look forward to being in the local community more as each year in business passes. Giving back to the area that is home to me and my family.
Erika Martorell, RN
Registered Nurse In-House Support
Erika is a natural-born leader driven by a profound desire to make a positive impact on the lives of others. From a young age, Erika has actively engaged in community service and volunteer work, particularly in local assisted living facilities and various other establishments. Her dedication to serving others and her ability to connect with people have been the driving forces behind her successful career in healthcare.
With over 10 years of experience in personal care homes, assisted living environments, and in-home care, Erika has garnered a wealth of knowledge and expertise in providing exceptional care to individuals in need. Her commitment to the well-being of her patients, coupled with her extensive background in the health industry, have solidified her reputation as a highly skilled and compassionate healthcare professional.
Erika's academic achievements throughout her schooling and her impressive track record in the healthcare field testify to her leadership abilities. Her comprehensive understanding of healthcare practices, coupled with her training skills, enable her to effectively guide and motivate her care team to deliver their best performance in the industry. Erika's gentle and empathetic nature, combined with her passion for providing personalized one-on-one care, consistently leaves a lasting impact on her clients.
Previously, Erika made significant contributions to the healthcare community during her tenure at Penn State St Joe's as ED Charge Nurse and Tower Health, where she honed her expertise in critical care settings. Her experience in this role equipped her with the necessary skills to handle complex cases with precision and compassion. Currently, Erika serves as an invaluable member of the ICU Cardiovascular team at Penn State
Holy Spirit, where she demonstrates her dedication to patient care.
Erika's leadership, commitment to patient well-being, and ability to connect with individuals in need make her a remarkable asset to the Healing Hearts organization.
As a seasoned professional with a diverse background, Joanne Eckert brings a wealth of experience and leadership skills to her current role as a member of the team at Healing Hearts Home Care PA. Born and raised in Reading, Pennsylvania as the 6th child in a family of seven, she learned the value of hard work and dedication at a young age. After completing her education at Reading Senior High School, Joanne pursued further studies at Millersville University where she honed her skills in business management and coordinator leadership.
In Joanne’s later years, she had the honor of serving as cheer coordinator for the high school and middle school program for several years at the Fleetwood Area School District. This role allowed her to further develop her leadership skills, as well as provide community service and serve as a positive role model for staff and students alike. In giving back to her community, she helped co-found The Fleetwood Youth Football and Cheer Program and served on the Tiger Athletic Association for numerous years, which gave her more experience in organization, training, and health services.
Outside of work, Joanne is happily married to her husband Jerry, they have a blended family of 6 children and 7 grandchildren. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and boating with the family.
In taking on her current role at Healing Hearts Home Care PA, Joanne says she is committed to bringing valued leadership and quality care skills to the team and clients. She says her top priority is to meet the needs and necessities of those we serve and bring a spirit of positivity and compassion to our work. She states she is excited about the future and looks forward to continuing to serve the community while helping to make a positive difference in the lives of her clients.
Amy Yurchak, CCMA
Amy Yurchak is a highly dedicated and experienced Care Coordinator at Healing Hearts Home Care PA. With a passion for helping people in need, Amy has spent many years in the healthcare and emergency response industry. She is a fully certified volunteer firefighter/EMT who has completed numerous training courses in first response and healthcare.
Amy graduated from Downingtown High School in 1997 and pursued her passion for healthcare by enrolling in a Clinical Medical Assistant program at BTI. Amy graduated from BTI as a CCMA in 2014.
Since then, she has taken additional courses and training programs to expand her knowledge and skills. Her commitment to professional development ensures that she remains up to date with the latest industry trends and best practices.
In addition to her professional pursuits, Amy is a proud mother of four children and a devoted Nonna to six grandchildren. She enjoys attending family and school events, going to the beach, and exploring the great outdoors.
At Healing Hearts Homecare, Amy is an integral part of the team, working closely with caregivers, management, clients, and their families to ensure the best possible care is provided. Her unwavering commitment and compassionate nature make her an asset to our organization.