Javier Melendez is the Director of Business Development for AdventHealth Hospice Care, covering the Central Florida (Seminole, Orange, and Osceola) and East (Volusia and Flagler) programs. Javier has over 22 years of business development experience in different areas of post-acute healthcare, including the last 10 in hospice. Javier’s main focus is ensuring that patients and families receive all the benefits hospice care offers by educating healthcare professionals and the community about when and why to access hospice services. Javier’s guiding light is his wife and their two children. In his free time, he enjoys coaching baseball and softball, cruising, and golf.