Yvonne Murphy is the Founder and CEO of Beacon Eldercare, a New York licensed home care agency and Beacon Geriatric, the consulting arm of the agency. This dualistic agency services New York’s five boroughs: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens , Staten Island and also Nassau County.
Ms. Murphy’s educational and leadership background is quite impressive. She received her first Masters Degree in Social Work from Adelphi University and continued her graduate studies to acquire a Masters Degree in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College. This powerful and profound combination of Social Work and Forensics uniquely qualifies her and immediately differentiates her from other executives within the Home Care industry.
With more than 20 years of experience with long term care, health care, housing options, consulting and supporting families who are caring for elderly loved ones, Ms. Murphy is known to be the “champion of innovative and diverse care plans for those with special needs.”
Since 1995, Yvonne Murphy’s name has been synonymous with successful positions of leadership and care in major New York City hospitals. Yvonne has garnered a professional contact network which she established to serve and provide the most up to date healthcare information.
As a court appointed guardian, she has been assigned as both guardian of person and property management to over 150 wards of the state. Having worked with esteemed Justices J. Thomas, Mayersohn, Siegal ,Wilkins, G. Knobel, Nahman, Horowitz and many others.
Ms. Murphy has been certified as an expert witness for eldercare attorneys using her years of experience to review care plans and supporting evidence to present to the court on behalf of their clients.
She renders innovative solutions to the complex case management process by creating individualized and customized plans.
Ms. Murphy is able to create a strong foundation which takes seniors and incapacitated persons from dangerous situations to an ” immediate and established safety net.”
Because of her highly evolved and respected reputation, Ms. Murphy is constantly recruited to speak at various healthcare, legal and financial venues. Her presentation on Generational Wealth is a consistent “sold out” event.