Senior Leadership Team
Phil Stone, President/CEO
Phil Stone earned his BS in Pharmacy from the University of Georgia and became a pharmacist in his hometown of Covington, Georgia. Stone purchased Evans Drug Store in 1977 and change the name to City Pharmacy. Understanding the additional needs of his customers, Stone opened a homecare business, Option Care, and provided medical equipment, respiratory services and home infusion services to 28 metro Atlanta counties with six locations for more than 20 years. In 2009, he became President of Longleaf Hospice & Palliative Care. Today, Stone and his children proudly serve the healthcare needs of their communities via Longleaf Hospice and their durable medical equipment provider, Peoples Home Medical. He and his wife Ivy, live in Covington and have four children and seven grandchildren. They attend Good Shepherd Episcopal Church.
Kevin D. Lanclos, MD, Medical Director
After receiving his bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia, Kevin Lanclos earned his Doctor of Medicine from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA and completed his internship and residency at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC. Lanclos currently serves as the Association Clinical Professor at the Medical College of Georgia, Medical Advisor at Amedysis Home Health, Paramedic/EMT Medical Director at Piedmont Technical College and volunteers at Willing Helpers Medical Clinic. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and the Medical Association of Georgia. Lanclos previously served as the Quality Assurance Chairman, the Chief of Medicine and as a member of the Credentials Committee at Newton Medical Center. In 2012, he was awarded the Outstanding Community Based Teacher Award from the American College of Physicians Georgia Chapter.
Jonathan Perkins, MD, Associate Medical Director
After earning his graduate degree from Rochester Institute of Technology, Jonathan Perkins received his Doctor of Medicine from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine. He completed his internship at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Mercy Hospital, his fellowship at UPMC St. Margaret Hospital and his residency at both UPMC Mercy Hospital and St. Margaret Hospital as well as Rush University Medical Center in Illinois. Perkins currently serves as the Co-Medical Director Of Palliative Care and Hospitalist at DeKalb Medical Center and the Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at American University of Antigua and Morehouse School of Medicine. Perkins has been published in several publication and has participated in research studies at institutions including Roswell Park Cancer Institute, National Cancer Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology and State University of New York at Buffalo. He is a member of the Society of Hospital Medicine, the Society for Teachers of Family Medicine, the American Academy of Family Physicians, Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians and the American Medical Association. Perkins has received a number of awards and recognitions through his career. In 2012 alone, he ranked 2nd Highest RVU Production Among Residents and was voted the best Resident Teacher at UPMC St. Margaret Hospital by residents and faculty.