ROCKLEDGE, FL - Health First Health Plans has announced two key promotions, including:
Jennifer Brady, MD, has been named Vice President/Medical Director of Clinical Services at Health First Health Plans (HFHP). In 2003, Dr. Brady joined Health First Physicians in Palm Bay, and came to HFHP last year as an Associate Medical Director. Sharing clinical responsibilities with Vice President/Medical Director Miguel Fernandez, MD, Dr. Brady will now provide leadership for Quality Management, Medical Management, and Medical Policy. A Board-certified Internal Medicine specialist, Dr. Brady earned her medical degree at Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio, and served an internship and residency at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons/St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital in New York, New York.
Robin Pittman has been named as Vice President of Operations. With HFHP for nine years, she has held several key roles in the Billing, Enrollment, and IT Departments. Most recently, Pittman served as Director of Claims and Business Processes. "Robin's experience, attention to detail, and thoughtful decision-making make her a welcome addition to our executive team," said Margaret Haney, Interim President/CEO for HFHP. Pittman earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Central Florida.
Health First Health Plans currently has 59,600 members, including 23,000 Medicare members. Serving residents of Brevard County and part of Sebastian in Indian River County for 14 years, Health First Health Plans is a part of the Health First family of healthcare services that also includes three not-for-profit hospitals - Cape Canaveral Hospital, Holmes Regional Medical Center, Palm Bay Hospital - as well as Health First Physicians, with more than 30 locations in Brevard County. For more information, visit www.HealthFirstHealthPlans.org or call 321.434.5665.