Mynor Garcia joined COPE Health Solutions in June 2019 as a Program Manager. Mr. Garcia currently manages the Health Scholar and Care Navigator Scholar programs at Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital. In his role, Mr. Garcia is responsible for recruitment and retention, professional development, operational leadership, mentorship and quality and process improvement projects and initiatives.
Prior to joining COPE Health Solutions, Mr. Garcia participated in the Health Scholar program at Kaiser Permanente South Bay for two years. As a Health Scholar, he rotated through a variety of clinical departments and achieved recognition for her dedication and attentiveness to the medical staff. In 2017, he joined the Leadership Team as a Department Coordinator. Mr. Garcia later transitioned into Executive Team as an Assistant Director of Departments and then became the Director of Departmental Operations. As an Executive Leader, Mr. Garcia oversaw the department’s branch, implemented process improvement projects, developed and improved communication systems and provided support to sites in his region. Mr. Garcia also supported the operations at California Hospital Medical Center and Adventist Health White memorial as a Health Scholar Assistant.
Mr. Garcia completed his undergraduate education at California State University, Los Angeles where he received his bachelor’s degree in Biological Science. After graduating, Mynor went on a medical brigade to Honduras to provide support to doctors in underserved areas. He also joined LA Biomed as a Research Associate in which he focused on immunofluorescence and microscopy.