Sterling Pope, RN, BSN, QP | Clinical Program Manager
Sterling Pope, RN, BSN, QP, is a highly accomplished healthcare professional with a diverse background and over 10 years of experience in the industry. She currently serves as a Clinical Program Manager, overseeing multiple programs and leading teams to provide exceptional care to individuals in the comfort of their own homes. Sterling’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) and the esteemed qualification of Qualified Professional (QP) in the I/DD community.
Sterling’s journey in the healthcare industry began with AssistedCare, where she started as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) just two days before her 20th birthday. This opportunity allowed her to work while pursuing her degree, making it a remarkable birthday gift. After successfully passing her boards, Sterling was promoted to the role of “RN Visit Nurse,” where she supervised CNAs in her previous position.
In recognition of her exceptional skills and dedication, Sterling was promoted to run AssistedCare’s Private Duty Nursing program. This role enabled her to elevate the level of care by transitioning her field staff from a team of aides to a team of fellow nurses. Her contributions were further recognized in 2018 when she assumed leadership of not only the Private Duty Nursing team but also the Empowered (I/DD) program. This experience broadened her understanding of the industry and allowed her to positively impact the lives of diverse populations.
Currently, as a Clinical Program Manager, Sterling continues to excel in her field, managing various programs and teams while expanding her knowledge in financial management, growth strategies, and regulatory compliance within the homecare sector. Her journey of personal and professional growth over the past decade has instilled in her a deep sense of gratitude and motivation to continue learning and making a difference in the lives of those he serves.
Beyond her professional endeavors, Sterling shares a fulfilling life with her middle school sweetheart, Michael, and their beloved chihuahua, Rico. She has cultivated a sense of adventure, having traveled to nine countries and counting. Sterling also finds solace in the tranquility of the beach, indulges in reading, tends to her vegetable garden, and revels in engaging in various DIY projects.