It’s good to be Yhon Zuluaga. Because wherever he goes, there he is.
And Yhon Zuluaga is very . . good . . company.
Just ask his colleagues, his patients, and the world he inhabits. Yhon’s happiness, charm, and melody shine from within …. and make the world around him a happier place.
Where did you grow up and where do you reside now?
I grew up in Medellin, Colombia. I currently live in Danbury CT.
What brought you to RVNA?
A friend of mine worked at RVNA and he told me how nice a company it was to work for. And he was certainly right.
What is your role at RVNA?
I work as a home health aide.
How long have you worked at RVNA?
I have been working at RVNAhealth for 10 years.
What is your favorite part of your job?
My favorite part of the job is seeing a client improve and me being part of it, and also helping them with their ADL (activities of daily living). This means a lot to me.
Did you ever consider a field other than healthcare?
No. I always knew I wanted a job where I helped people. It’s very rewarding to me.
What do you love to do when you’re not working?
I love to travel. I just got back from Dublin, Ireland and I really had a great time. I can’t wait to travel more.
What is your hidden talent?
I know how to dance salsa. Dancing is a big part of Colombian life and I spent my childhood dancing.
What would you do if you won the lottery?
I would travel the world and open an animal sanctuary for animals in need.
Do you have a favorite RVNAhealth moment or story?
It’s a special moment every time I return from vacation and my clients tell me how much they missed me. I really feel that I am making a difference in their life.