Skilled Nursing
Assisted Living

Kaweah Manor - Management
Specializing in Rehabilitation & Post-Acute Care

"We are committed to quality."
At Kaweah Manor our expert team of professionals provides a stimulating and healing environment for the loved one you’ve entrusted to our dedicated team of professionals. Working together, we provide an unsurpassed level of care in an environment that is full of hope.

Meet our professional team:

Barbara Contreras
Administrator In Training

Barbara oversees the direction and coordination of all aspects of resident care, customer service, budgetary control and regulatory compliance. 

Barbara was born and raised in the Valley and is a proud graduate of Exeter Union High School.  She first began her career at the corporation's corporate office in 1996.  Through hard work and dedication, Barbara quickly moved to positions of advanced responsibility ultimately becoming the corporation's Controller.  With many years experience in health care finance and administration, Barbara again has taken on a new leadership role.  In 2015, she joined the professional team at Kaweah Manor as the Administrator in Training. 

"I love helping our residents maintain the best quality of life possible.  Making a positive difference in their lives is very rewarding."  

Barbara Contrera

Anna Alcantar
Social Services Designee

Anna works with residents and family members to ensure each resident's transition into the facility is smooth and their individuality is considered in all aspects of their care.  Anna begins the process of planning for the resident's future on the very first day of admission, so the entire team has a direction of care.

Anna has over 15 years experience in long-term care, and joined the professional team at Kaweah Manor in 2010.  After beneficial training and earning a certificate in Social Services, Anna now provides essential leadership and guidance in the facility's Social Services Department.

"I enjoy taking care of the elderly.  I feel like I am taking care of my own family!"
— Anna Alcantar



Isabel Palomo, RN
Director of Nursing

Isabel is in charge of overseeing all nursing responsibilities.  She works closely with residents, family, physicians and nursing staff to assure all residents are safe and content as well as receive the best care and clinical outcomes possible. 

Isabel has over 20years experience in a skilled nursing setting.  She graduated from College of the Sequoias as a Licensed Vocational Nurse and later graduated as a Registered Nurse from Pacific Union College in Angwin, California.

"Caring for seniors and other residents who need assistance is very rewarding.  I can make a difference in the quality of life our residents have and that means everything to me."  — Isabel Palomo

Ruben Gomez
Dietary Supervisor

Ruben oversees quality of food, proper cleanliness and that every resident's nutritional needs are met. 

Ruben has over 19 years experience in the food service industry.  First beginning his career in the Food Services Department at Kaweah Delta District Hospital where he learned the complexities of caring for patients with many different dietary needs.  Through the years, he further expanded his career as a lead cook and Food Production Coordinator.  Ruben joined the professional team at Kaweah Manor in March 2015.

"I enjoy working at Kaweah Manor.  It is a great experience!  I am able to work with each of our residents to provide them with the best possible nutrition needed."  Ruben Gomez



Damon Yunt, CNA
Activities Designee

Damon is in charge of a full service activity program. 

Damon has over 6 years experience in skilled nursing as a Certified Nursing Assistant and Restorative Aide.  Today, Damon provides essential leadership in our Activity Department as the Activities Designee. 

"I enjoy my job at Kaweah Manor.  Helping our residents rediscover and get involved in the activities they love is very rewarding!"
— Damon Yunt

At Kaweah Manor many employees contribute daily to the organization's overall success. We have highlighted just a few. We invite you to stop by and visit with our team of nursing, rehabilitation and administrative professionals to see for yourself what services we can offer to you and your family.
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