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About Us

Kathy McNeil RN, BScN

Kathy Wells- McNeil RN, BScN graduated as a Registered Nurse and is the CEO and founder of Total Nursing Care since 1995.

Kathy believes in a strong community which is why she volunteers her time with many charitable and not for profit organizations within the Greater Sudbury area.

Presently Kathy is Chair of the Cambrian College Foundation board of Directors; Chair of Sudbury Nursing Advisory Committee; past Cambrian College Executive Board of Governors; past Board of Director with the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce; Co-Chair of Cambrian College 50th Anniversary Committee; Volunteers to manage the Emergency Medical Tent for Sudbury Rocks Marathon; and is Co-Founder and Board Director for Butterfly Wings, Perinatal Bereavement Services.

Kathy is married and has 3 lovely daughters.

Kathy McNeil, RN; BScN
Kathy McNeil, RN; BScN

Shantel Howard-Smith, Office Manager


Shantel is a graduate of the Personal Support Worker (PSW) program from St. Clair College. 

She moved to Sudbury in 2008 where she worked as a PSW at Health Sciences North Hospital before coming to work with Total Nursing Care Inc. as our Office Manager in 2018.

Shantel is responsible for the professional management of Total Nursing Care Inc. staff, clients, clinic and day to day smooth operation of our busy office.

Shantel spends most of her free time being a ‘taxi-mom’ to her three children, and volunteering with number of local organizations.

When Shantel is not working here in the office or being taxi-mom for her children, she enjoys kayaking, camping, and hiking with her Charcoal Labrador Retriever named Nova.  


Shantel Howard-Smith, Office Manager



Melanie Moreira RN, BScN

Melanie Moreira has been a part of the Total Nursing Care Inc. team since 2007. She is a Graduate from Laurentian University with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Her love for nursing and desire to help others lead her to begin a career as a Oncology Nurse. Melanie has since expanded her scope of practice to focus on Occupational nursing with Total Nursing Care Inc. Making a difference with client’s health care and providing professional and friendly service is something Melanie takes great pride in.







Melanie Moreira RN; BScN