Chief Executive Officer
Rick Miller is a co-founder of Gila Health Resources, and has served as its Chief Executive Officer and Director of Operations since 2004. He is also President of Occupational Health Resources, a New Mexico-based occupational healthcare management company. Rick earned a degree in Speech Communications and Business from the University of Cincinnati in 1975. Since then, he has spent more than 37 years in healthcare administration, starting with Med Square Clinic in Silver City, New Mexico where he served as Administrator from 1981 to 1994. During that time, in addition to day-to-day financial and human resources operations, Rick was responsible for working closely with local business and industry, including the Safety, Human Resources, and Environmental departments at Phelps Dodge Mining Company’s Chino and Tyrone mines, and the Hidalgo Smelter, to help ensure that occupational health care services were delivered according to industry-accepted standards, and in compliance with state and federal legislative mandates. In 1994, he founded Occupational Health Resources, a provider of certified, clinic-based, and mobile-on-site occupational health screening services, serving clients throughout Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas. In 2004, Rick co-founded Gila Health Resources, a multi-specialty, multi-site outpatient medical management company serving multiple mining communities where Freeport McMoRan, Inc. has mines, throughout Arizona and New Mexico. Rick has been active in a variety of community service organizations, and currently serves as a member of the Greenlee Community Partnership Panel in Morenci.
Chief Medical Officer
Jonathan Manwaring, DO
Dr. Manwaring joined the medical staff of Gila Health Resources as Chief Medical Officer in July 2017. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and practices Occupational Medicine and Urgent Care Medicine as well. He received his bachelor's degree from Idaho State University, his medical degree from Midwestern University, and went on to complete his Residency in Family Medicine at Phoenix Baptist Hospital in 2010. He most recently practiced as a Family Physician with Mountain Park Health Center, as an Occupational Medicine provider with MBI Industrial Medicine, and as an Urgent Care provider with UCR Urgent Care – all in the Greater Phoenix area. He was born and raised in Idaho, is married and has five children. He splits his time between Morenci and Mesa, Arizona. He, his wife, and family all enjoy traveling, sports, and spending time doing community activities. He is an active member of GHR’s medical staff, seeing patients in Urgent Care, Family Medicine, and Occupational Medicine.