IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gina M. Garcia has joined CompPartners, a workers’ compensation, disability, and group health managed care organization, as manager of PPO networks. Garcia develops boutique networks customized for client’s needs locally or nationally. Physicians selected for these well-vetted networks have extensive workers’ compensation experience and are well known for their positive outcomes and adhering to a return-to-work philosophy.
With expertise in high-profile hospital system negotiations, Garcia’s extensive experience in network development and management spans nearly 20 years. Most recently, she was with CorVel Corporation as its Western Region PPO contracting manager, overseeing the network development contracting staff in nine states. Previously she served as a network development executive with Private Healthcare Systems, Inc., a group health company, which is now owned by MultiPlan.
Established in 1998, CompPartners is a managed care organization serving State funds, insurance carriers, self-insured employers, third-party administrators, and other workers’ compensation payers in California. Services encompass a medical network, physician peer review, utilization review, medical bill review, Medicare Set-Aside analyses, medical and disability case management using evidence-based guidelines, and employee enrollment services. CompPartners was the first organization to be nationally accredited by URAC as an external review organization for workers’ compensation, was one of California’s first Health Care Organizations to be certified and one of the first to launch a Medical Provider Network. CompPartners can be reached at 949-253-3111 or www.comppartners.com.
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Helen King Knight, APR, 813-837-1701