Chula Vista resident Preston Choctaw doesn’t just work with the region’s low-income seniors; He treats them like family.
Choctaw, who has worked in health care for 15 years, was recently named the new director of St. Paul’s Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in El Cajon. PACE is a medical program for low-income seniors with chronic medical conditions that cares for seniors so that they can remain living in their homes longer. The program offers primary medical care, rehabilitation therapies, social services, home care, transportation, and more.
Choctaw said he joined the nonprofit for several reasons, one being his desire to care for the senior population.
“When I think of this population, I