October 18, 2017

Paradigm Outcomes Welcomes John Watts Jr. as CEO, Retains Jim Hudak as Executive Chairman

Walnut Creek, CA – Paradigm Outcomes recently announced the appointment of John Watts Jr. to the Chief Executive Officer position. Watts will lead the strategic expansion of the nation’s leading provider of catastrophic and complex care management solutions. He will retain his position on the Board of Directors. Jim Hudak, who has served as Paradigm’s CEO since 2011, will become Executive Chairman, thereby implementing a designed succession plan. “This is the perfect time for…[Continue Reading]

One Call Appoints Brian Griffith as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Jacksonville, FL – One Call Care Management recently announced that it has appointed Brian Griffith as chief sales and marketing officer. “With his extensive leadership experience in the property and casualty industry and his deep knowledge of the workers’ compensation space, Brian is uniquely equipped to drive critical growth strategies and initiatives across the One Call platform. This, coupled with Brian’s experience leading sales and marketing for a Fortune 500 firm, will bring the discipline…[Continue Reading]

PCI Elects New Officers to Board of Governors

Chicago, IL – The Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI) recently elected new officers to its Board of Governors during the association’s annual meeting. Kurt Bock, CEO, COUNTRY Financial was elected as PCI’s chair; Pete McPartland, chairman of the board, president and CEO, Sentry Insurance was elected first vice chair; and Jim Brannen, CEO, FBL Financial Group was elected second vice chair. “We are thrilled that Kurt will be taking the wheel of PCI…[Continue Reading]

Concordia Care, Inc Expands Senior Management Team, Names Berardo CEO

Miami, FL – Concordia Care, Inc. recently announce the appointment of Joseph Berardo, Jr. as CEO, as well as the expansion of its management team. Concordia helps insurers, government entities, self-insured plan sponsors and other managed care organizations improve healthcare outcomes using a patient-centered care program that leverages biopsychosocial science, predictive data analytics and evidence-based best practices to improve outcomes and reduce overall cost of quality care…[Continue Reading]

Mark Bilger Joins York as Chief Information Officer

Parsippany, NJ – York Risk Services Group (York) recently announced that Mark Bilger has joined the company as Chief Information Officer. In this role, Mark will oversee York’s enterprise IT infrastructure, operations, support, and corporate security. He will also lead the technology teams and manage the development of York’s technology solutions. Mr. Bilger has more than 35 years’ experience developing and driving technology strategies and solutions. Prior to joining York, he held executive…[Continue Reading]

Bob Schmidt Joins HomeCare Connect as National Vice President

Winter Park, FL – HomeCare Connect, which manages the quality and cost of home healthcare, durable medical equipment and home modifications in workers’ compensation, has appointed Bob Schmidt as National Vice President, Sales Management. Schmidt directs the company’s national sales programs and leads its sales force. “Bob has more than 25 years’ experience in managed care, much of it in workers’ compensation,” said HomeCare Connect Founder and Partner Vonesa Wenzel…[Continue Reading]

The Hanover Appoints John C. Roche CEO; Zubretsky to Pursue Healthcare Opportunity

Worcester, MA – The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG) recently announced John C. Roche has been appointed president and chief executive officer, effective Nov. 4. He will succeed Joseph M. Zubretsky, who has accepted a career opportunity outside of the property and casualty industry. Zubretsky will remain with the company through Nov. 3. Roche, 54, currently leads The Hanover’s personal and commercial lines businesses as president of Hanover Agency Markets, and has served on…[Continue Reading]

Ohio BWC Captures Industry Awards at IAIABC Convention

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) collected two international awards for its innovative response to the opioid epidemic and for an employee regarded as an up-and-comer in the work comp industry. The International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions (IAIABC) named BWC’s pharmacy department the winner of its second annual Innovation Award for its contest entry, “Saving Lives – Building a Model Pharmacy Program Amid a Deadly Epidemic…[Continue Reading]

National Safety Council Recognizes Alexi Carli With Marion Martin Award

Indianapolis, IN – The National Safety Council recently bestowed its annual Marion Martin Award on Alexi Carli, CSP, vice president of Global Health and Safety at UPS. The Marion Martin Award is presented annually to an outstanding female safety professional. Carli was honored during opening session at the annual NSC Congress & Expo. “Like Marion Martin, Alexi is a trailblazer and visionary with a long career focused on saving lives and preventing injuries” said Kathy Bernstein, director of volunteers…[Continue Reading]

Lockton Adds Chief Medical Officer

Kansas City, MO – Shealynn Buck, MD, a leading expert in employee wellbeing and improving health outcomes, has joined Lockton Benefit Group in Dallas as Chief Medical Officer. Buck will advise employers on health strategies that improve employee wellbeing, reduce costs and improve productivity. Dr. Buck becomes part of the Lockton Health Risk Solutions team, collaborating with clients to offer state-of-the-art resources that customize health and wellness solutions based on client…[Continue Reading]

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