Covenant Care Announces Medical Director for Panama City Area

Covenant Care Announces Medical Director for Panama City Area

Panama City, Fla., May 3, 2017 — Covenant Care is pleased to announce that Saul Rodriguez, MD, is serving in the role of Medical Director of its Panama City region. Covenant Care is a local, non-profit provider of post-acute healthcare options, including hospice, home health, palliative and Alzheimer’s care, in 34 counties across Northwest Florida and South Alabama.

In his role with Covenant Care, Dr. Rodriguez leads the interdisciplinary care group and oversees the care of Covenant Care patients, who are cared for both in homes and in partnering assisted-living and skilled-nursing facilities. He is also serves as medical director of Covenant Care’s Inpatient Hospice Center at Bay Medical Center in Panama City.

Dr. Rodriguez earned his medical degree at the Central America Health Services University School of Medicine in Belize. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a fellowship in Geriatric Medicine at SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital & Medical Center. Most recently, Dr. Rodriguez treated patients as a Hospitalist at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Panama City. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.

To learn more about Covenant Care, please visit www.choosecovenant.org or call 1-866-CARE-365.