Preferred Care Partners has named Guido Gonzalez as Vice President of the new Social Services Department which provides eligible seniors at no additional cost assistance in applying for State and Federal benefits.
The new Department at Preferred Care Partners offers plan members whose income and assets are below a certain level, to obtain assistance to secure aid from state and federal government programs to help with Medicare out of pocket expenses.
Gonzalez, 20 years in the Healthcare Industry, was previously Director of Social Services, Government Programs at Vista Health Plan, and prior to that, Eligibility Manager in the Medicaid Department at BCC Financial Management. Gonzalez holds a Business Administration degree from Queens College in New York.
A certified patient account technician, he resides in Kendall and is actively involved in community action groups for seniors such as the Alliance for Aging and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Preferred Care Partners’ provider network includes 27 hospitals and more than 2,600 physicians in Miami-Dade, Broward, Lake, Sumter and Marion Counties in Florida.