Chief Executive Officer
Robert Fahlman is a successful senior executive with over 30 years’ experience in executive leadership, marketing, sales, and operational management in health care services, provider and payer services, health care technology (HCIT), eBusiness/eHealth, CRM and Internet segments.
Prior to joining Preferred Homecare in February 2014, Mr. Fahlman served at Arcadian Health (now Humana) as the Chairman and CEO. He also served as Chief Executive Officer of Paradigm Management Services; a healthcare management company focused primarily on case management services for catastrophic injuries, and 7 years at eHealth as Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President.
In addition to marketing, sales, and operations, Mr. Fahlman has experience in mergers and acquisitions and investor relations, and holds a BA in Business Administration from Portland State University. Mr. Fahlman serves as a board member with other organizations.
Chief Financial Officer
William Keys is a strategic CFO with extensive experience in healthcare companies. Having been in the healthcare field for well over 10 years, he brings deep knowledge of accounting systems, financials, strategic decision-making and company positioning to the Preferred Homecare team.
At Preferred Homecare, Mr. Keys generates comprehensive financial analyses to guide strategic decision-making. Partnering closely with business units, Mr. Keys provides them the financial information they need to grow.
Before joining Preferred Homecare, Mr. Keys was the CFO of Homeland Healthcare where he built an accounting team and financial system from the ground up, resulting in a complete financial turnaround for the company. Mr. Keys also brings with him extensive consulting experience as well as a CPA, CMA and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Manitoba.
Chief Information Officer
Kevin Sauer is a well-rounded CIO with over 25 years of global experience in a variety of industries. His diversified background and international experience enable him to better understand the needs of organizations and lead cross-functional teams to continuously improve processes throughout the company.
As technology grows more important in the healthcare field, Mr. Sauer is leading Preferred Homecare’s technological initiatives. He is implementing the strategic vision for Information Technology throughout the organization with the ultimate goal of making a meaningful difference in patient’s lives.
Prior to joining Preferred Homecare, Mr. Sauer served as CIO for LMI Solutions, Merchants Information Solutions and Suntron Corp. Mr. Sauer holds a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington and has certifications in the areas of PMP, ITIL and Six Sigma.
Senior Vice President, RT/DME
Tony Domenico has spent over 27 years specifically in the home health care industry, and over 6 of those years with Preferred Homecare | LifeCare Solutions. As the VP of Respiratory Therapy (RT) and Durable Medical Equipment (DME) lines of business, Tony has led his team through many challenging industry changes.
Prior to joining Preferred Homecare | LifeCare Solutions, Tony served at Apria Healthcare Group for 17 years in several roles, including Regional Vice President for the Southern California market and National Executive Vice President of Sales. Tony holds BA in Economics/Accounting from UC Santa Barbara, California and is credentialed as a Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”).
Senior Vice President, Infusion
Mike Zuga is a seasoned Home Infusion leader with over 25 years of healthcare management experience, including over 20 years in the home infusion industry. Mike has held various leadership roles throughout his career at the branch, regional and corporate level.
Prior to joining Preferred Homecare, Mike served as the Chief Operating Officer for Ambient Healthcare. He then served as Sr. VP of Operations for the Southeast Regional after Ambient was purchased by Axelacare Health Solutions. Under her leadership, Mike has lead teams and organizations to realize significant growth and optimized performance.
Mike graduated from the University of Alabama with a BS degree in Commerce and Business Administration majoring in Corporate Finance and Investment Management. He later attended Vanderbilt University graduating with his MBA in 2000.