About Us

Health-Related and Preventative Services

At Valmed Home Health Solutions, our name says it all.  We are here to bring you the best solution for your home health supplies and needs. That need may be a prescription from our pharmacy, a cane, walker or wheelchair, a comfortable and practical lift chair, diabetic footwear, bathroom safety equipment or maternity products for nursing mothers. Whatever you need, Valmed Home Health Solutions is here for you.

Trained Staff Here to Help You

The highly qualified staff at Valmed Home Health Solutions includes Registered Pharmacists, Registered Nurses (RN's), Certified Pharmacy Technicians and healthcare professionals. Our customers often have more than one need, so our team works together to provide a more comprehensive and holistic approach to healthcare by coordinating care between departments.

You can count on Valmed Home Health Solutions for:

  • Home medical equipment
  • Home oxygen
  • Rehabilitation equipment 
  • Retail and infusion pharmacy
  • Custom unit dose and multi-dose packaging
  • Medication and prescription compounding
  • Oxygen therapy, nebulizers and respiratory supplies
  • Overnight oximetry reading
  • CPAP Therapy for Sleep Apnea
  • Portable oxygen concentrators
  • Wheelchairs, mobility scooters and walkers
  • Hospital beds and bedding
  • Rehabilitation equipment and CPM machines
  • Bathroom safety equipment
  • Breastfeeding and maternity equipment and supplies
  • Orthotic devices
  • Diabetic footwear
  • Cryotherapy (cold therapy) equipment

 

Our Team

Sharla Valdez, BSN, RN

CEO

Sharla ValdezSharla has been in nursing and healthcare for over 20 years. Her passion has been in Hospice and in Palliative Care. In 1991 she founded the Crown of Texas Hospice program. With a team of experienced staff members, their program cared for over 14,000 patients and their families in the Amarillo and Conroe, Texas area until they sold in 2004. Sharla graduated from West Texas A & M University with a Bachelors of Science degree in nursing. She believes that all health care should be provided in a caring and compassionate manner and is convinced that quality medical equipment and pharmaceutical services can make a difference. Sharla was named as one of the WTAMU Distinguished Alumni in 2012.

 

Joe Valdez,

President/COO

Joe ValdezJoe and his wife Sharla are the owners of Valmed Home Health Solutions and Valmed Pharmacy Solutions. Joe is a graduate of West Texas A &M University. Joe has been instrumental in the growth of our company and is a firm believer in giving quality patient care. He and his wife, Sharla, began Valmed Home Health Solutions to take care of the Crown of Texas Hospice patients. They felt it is imperative to provide quality equipment supporting the goals of comfort, independence and ease of use for caregivers.

 

Trini Valdez, 

Director of Home Health

Trini ValdezTrini began his career in health care to start Valmed Home Health Solutions. He is the brother of Joe Valdez and is passionate about providing patients and families with the highest quality oxygen and durable medical equipment services. He pours his heart and soul into making Valmed successful and in taking care of patients and families.

 

 

 

Dr. Andrea Morris, PharmD, RPh
Pharmacist in Charge

Andrea MorrisAndrea received her Doctor of Pharmacy at Texas Tech University School of Pharmacy and began with Valmed in 2007. She is experienced in infusion therapy including parenteral, enteral, chemotherapy, specialty injectables and IVIG. Andrea has exceptional qualities as a Pharmacist. She goes above and beyond in making sure the patients, families and healthcare providers understand the proper administration of the medications, use the equipment and what side effects to watch for. She is conscientious about the quality and safety of all medications dispensed. Andrea understands the importance of a sound clinical approach and best clinical practice for patients. She is an integral part of the health care team caring for patients and regularly evaluating therapeutic responses during the treatment process.

 

 

Dr. Lauri Thomas, PharmD,

RPh Pharmacist

Andrea MorrisLauri received her Doctor of Pharmacy at Texas Tech University School of Pharmacy and began with Valmed in 2008. She brings extensive experience in clinical pharmacy with expertise in infusion therapy including parenteral, enteral, chemotherapy, specialty injectables and IVIG. She is passionate about caring for the patients that have entrusted our pharmacy with their care. She is excellent in diabetic teaching and shows great compassion for patients and their families. She maintains sound clinical and best practices in the care of patients. Lauri oversees our diabetic and Synagis programs.

 

Dr. Melissa French, PharmD,

RPh Pharmacist

Melissa French

 

Dr. Randi Smith, PharmD,

RPh Pharmacist

Randi Smith

 

Dr. Jason Earthman, PharmD, RPh

Pharmacist

Jason EarthmaJason graduated from Texas Tech School of Pharmacy with his Doctor of Pharmacy Degree in May of 2009. He has worked with Valmed Pharmacy Solutions since its inception, first as a Pharmacy Technician then a Pharmacist Intern all while completing his degree. Jason has been instrumental in getting our pharmacy started and in managing state of the art technology for medication compliance. He is a strong advocate for the use of "PASS"--specialized packaging to allow easy medication delivery and enable patients to be knowledgeable about what they are taking and give caregivers peace of mind. Customers have commented that "PASS" and Jason have changed their lives!

 

Mandie McMahon, MD, MBA
Patient Liaison

Mandie McMahonDr. McMahon completed her Medical Doctorate from St. Matthew's University School of Medicine and her MBA from Davenport University. She has developed and grown our Valmedplus program for medication adherence. She performs comprehensive medication reviews and has been instrumental in the health and wellness of patients. She provides education so that patients are well informed about their healthcare. Dr. McMahon is passionate about the care of patients and particularly helping patients maintain their optimal health and well-being.

 

Amy Grigsby, RN
Patient Advocate

Amy GrigsbyAmy received her nursing degree from Amarillo College in 1983. She has years of clinical experience and has completed the pediatric chemotherapy and biotherapy provider course. She is a compassionate nurse, caring for patients and their families. Amy is a strong patient advocate and assists patients in finding the resources they need for their care. She is loving and kind and often is the one that reassures patients and their families during their treatment. She educates patients and their families, as well as, healthcare providers regarding medications and the equipment. She coordinates patient care with all healthcare providers involved using excellent communication and clinical skills.

 

Janet Stone, RN

Insurance Coordinator

Janet StoneJanet has extensive experience in coordinating care with insurance providers. Her clinical expertise as a Registered Nurse assists in communicating, to the insurance companies, the importance of the Plan of Care that the physician and health care providers have set in place. She is kind and caring and always has the patients’ best interest in mind.

 

 

 

Whitney Smith

Controller

Whitney Smith

 

Tyson Vasquez 

Warehouse Manager

Tyson Vasquez Tyson has several years of experience with durable medical equipment and oxygen. In 2012, Tyson was promoted to Warehouse Manager. He manages the durable medical equipment, oxygen, supplies and deliveries. He is dedicated to serving patients and their families. His knowledge and expertise is invaluable for our customer service. We receive many compliments from the people Tyson cares for.

  

 

Vianey Earthman 

Mother's Liaison

Vianey Earthman Vianey received her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a minor in Marketing from West Texas A&M University. She is passionate that breastfeeding mothers are encouraged and supported so that their experience is positive and successful. She serves as our Mother’s Liaison to provide support and education for breastfeeding mothers. She is knowledgeable about the technology available and assist with several classes on breastfeeding.

 

Kecia Robertson, CPhT

Pharmacy Technician

Kecia RobertsonKecia has years of experience as an infusion pharmacy technician. She has successfully completed continuing education on Compounding Techniques. Kecia develops professional relationships with patients, families, healthcare providers and co-workers quickly with her kind, caring spirit. She is known to go the extra mile to find specialty items for patients and families.

  

 

Sandra Centell, CPhT

Pharmacy Technician

Sandra CentellSandra has many years of healthcare experience. She became a pharmacy technician in 1995 and spent several years working as a hospital surgical and long term care pharmacy technician. Sandra successfully completed the Pharmacy Sterile Products training program for technicians in 2007. Sandra’s blessed with a talent of staying calm and efficiently doing her job. She exhibits kindness and compassion for every person she assist and greets everyone with a smile.

 

Teresa Dizer, CPhT

Pharmacy Technician

Teresa DizerTeresa joined our team with several years experience as a pharmacy technician. She has worked as a pharmacy technician since 2002. She is kind-hearted and truly believes in customer service.

 

 

 

 

Jennifer Weinheimer, CPhT

Pharmacy Technician

Jennifer WeinheimerJennifer is a pharmacy technician, but is also a nursing student.  She is responsible for filling medications in our PASS (Patient Adherent Stripe System) patients. 

  

 

 

Michael Burton, CPhT

Pharmacy Technician

 Michael has been a pharmacy technician since 2011.  He enjoys assisting customers and is always upbeat and friendly.

 

 

 

 

Stephanie Baker

Insurance Specialist

stephanie-bakerStephanie has years of customer service experience. She graduated from the Administrative Medical Assistant program from the Milan Institute in Amarillo in 2010. She joined Valmed Home Health & Pharmacy Solutions upon recommendation from one of her preceptors. Stephanie assists with insurance authorizations. She is professional and friendly and willing to lend a hand with any job.

 

 

Jennifer Valdez
Office Assistant

Jennifer Valdez


Isaac Natera 

Driver Technician

Isaac NateraIsaac delivers equipment, oxygen and supplies to our patients and educates them on their use. Isaac is personable and puts the patients and families at ease with his positive attitude. Isaac is known to go the extra mile for patients and families.

 

 

 

Travis Vasquez 

Driver Technician

Travis Vasquez Travis was recruited by his brother Tyson. He delivers equipment, oxygen and supplies to our patients and educates them on their use. Travis is a true gentleman and handles every delivery professionally.

 

 

 

 

Carlos Bursiaga

Driver Technician

 

 

Erin McLemore

Erin McLemoreErin provides education regarding Valmed Home Health & Pharmacy Solutions’ services.  Erin is able to assist in coordinating services with Practitioners for optimal care of patients and families.  Erin has years of experience in healthcare marketing.