CareConnect AZ - Meet the Team
The CareConnect AZ team of professionals use their medical and social work expertise for the care coordination services delivered to children and families.
The program's Medical Directors specialize in children and youth with special health needs and adolescent health care.
Program Manager: Angelica Tovar-Huffman, MSW, LCSW, LISAC
The Program Manager has an extensive number of years providing services to children and families and has specialized in clinical behavioral health and medical social work.
Lead Care Coordinator: Mia Ruiz, MA
Central Phoenix Care Coordinators: Maria Flores, MSW, LCSW, Clara Schnall, C.B.S.W., LuAnna Loza, MA, Jeanette Guerrero (Mountain Park Health Center - Cofco location)
South Phoenix Care Coordinators: Reese Welsh, MPH, Sandra Jeres, MSW (Mountain Park Health Center - Baseline), Antoinette Martinez (Mountain Park Health Center - Maryvale), Adriana Amaya, MSW (Adelante Healthcare), Maria Larralde (Adelante Healthcare)
The Care Coordinators have backgrounds in public health, medical social work, counseling and community social work.
Professional team members:
Research Analyst: Cady Berkel, Ph.D
Data Analyst: Erick Araica
Administrative Assistant: Kim Dew
Thanks to all of our collaborators!
- Phoenix Children’s Hospital Inpatient and Ambulatory Clinics
- Mountain Park Health Center
- United Methodist Outreach Ministries
- Southwest Human Development
- Phoenix Pediatrics
- Adelante Healthcare
For more information about our program or how we can help, call (602) 933-0994.