Next Generation Village takes the guesswork out of recovery by using a scientifically-proven method — what we call the three-pronged approach — to treat teen addictions and ensure a long lasting recovery. The three prongs — therapeutic learning, cognitive healing and medical assistance — all contribute to well-rounded patient care, which we further individualize with our 10/10 therapeutic experience.
As the Utilization Review Manager at Next Generation Village, Sandra works ardently with the Utilization Review Department and the entire treatment team to coordinate with patients’ insurance companies, ensuring that patients receive the most effective and appropriate treatment necessary to maximize patients’ success in recovery. Sandra Ratliff has nearly 25 years in the nursing profession, is a Registered Nurse in the state of Florida, and a member of the American Association of Managed Care Nurses. Sandra has been the regional director of seven facilities, routinely providing support and training. Most recently, Sandra worked for a case management company, performing utilization reviews as the Director of Quality Assurance.More
Dr. Carlos Garcia-Prieto is a bilingual expert in the behavioral healthcare industry, with more than 23 years of experience and specialities working with children, adolescents, the elderly, and those with developmental disabilities. Dr. Garcia-Prieto earned his Doctorate at the Evangelic University of El Salvador, and completed his residency in psychiatry at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, a Cornell affiliate hospital. He was elected resident of the year, chief resident, and received a commendation from FEMA for his post 9/11 work. Dr. Garcia-Prieto completed his fellowship in Consultation Liason Psychiatry at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the West Roxbury Veteran Affairs Hospital, both Harvard affiliates. Among other esteemed positions of leadership, Dr. Garcia-Prieto served as the Medical Director of both the Florida Hospital Heartland Division and Winter Haven Hospital.More
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