Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) announced today that Maritza Borrajero, RN has been named the chief operating officer of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Molina Healthcare of Florida. Borrajero will be responsible for managing all operational aspects of the company, including providing leadership and vision necessary to ensure effective organizational growth and financial strength. As chief operating officer, she will also oversee activities related to customer service, provider contracts and services, claims processing and appeals processing.
Borrajero, a Registered Nurse, has more than 20 years of experience within the managed care industry and has held key leadership positions. Previously, she was vice president of operations, claims and provider operations for Neighborhood Health Partnership, Inc. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Barry University in Miami and is currently working on her Master of Business Administration in Finance from Nova Southeastern University in Miami.
“Maritza’s background in health care and her leadership experience make her right for this role,” said David Pollack, president of Molina Healthcare of Florida. “We’re excited to have her on the team and we look forward to her contributions and commitment so that we can continue providing quality health care services to the communities we serve.”
Since its inception in December 2008, Molina Healthcare of Florida has grown to approximately 43,000 members in 7 counties, serving South Florida and Tampa.
About Molina Healthcare
Molina Healthcare, Inc. is a multi-state managed care organization that arranges for the delivery of health care services to persons eligible for Medicaid, Medicare, and other government-sponsored programs for low-income families and individuals. Altogether, Molina Healthcare's licensed health plan subsidiaries in California, Florida, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Texas, Utah and Washington currently serve approximately 1.4 million members. More information about Molina Healthcare, Inc. and Molina Healthcare of Florida can be obtained at www.molinahealthcare.com.
Sunny Yu, Public Relations