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Jennifer Ruiz

Jennifer Ruiz, RN

Nurse Advocate

941-748-4501 x6409

Jennifer Ruiz

Prior to joining YourChoice Health Plan, Jennifer worked in a primary care office for Tampa General Hospital as the office RN for six providers. She has worked in healthcare for over 10 years with experience in Orthopedics, Trauma, Medical/Surgical, and Vascular Surgery, and currently holds her bachelor’s degree in the science of nursing from Polk State College and master’s degree in Healthcare Systems Engineering from the University of Central Florida.

You can reach the Nurse advocates at 941-741-2963 for assistance with the following and so much more:

  • Pre-certification of hospital stays & other medical services
  • Physician referral
  • Assist members with navigating the healthcare maze
  • Provide information to support health care decisions
  • Aides in health care specialty referral process and coordination of care
  • Onsite visits with members to their providers for health care services