Sarasota, FL – George Furlong has joined accūrō Solutions as chief strategy officer. He brings extensive experience in in workers’ compensation and managed care to the new medical bill review and provider payment technology company.
Most recently, Furlong served as senior vice president of managed care for Sedgwick Claims Management, Inc. In his new role, he works with accūrō Solutions’ other leaders and its clients to improve how medical payments are managed.
“We will focus on integrating with clients’ processes and claims systems to fully utilize medical and claim data to drive improvements and outcomes for our clients and improve efficiency for all stakeholders,” Furlong said.
Before joining Sedgwick, Furlong was the chief business intelligence officer for Universal Smart Comp. He previously served as the senior vice president, program development and analytics for Bunch & Associates, Inc. and earlier as vice president of business development and analytics for CHOICE Medical Management Services, LLC. He started his workers’ compensation career in information management and analysis with METRACOMP, a United HealthCare Company.
“George’s vast understanding of data analytics and predictive modeling and his more than 20 years of finance and operations are incredibly valuable as we help clients maximize this innovative technology developed just for the property and casualty industry,” said Chairman and CEO Kenneth Hannigan.
Furlong holds a degree in Finance and Management from Rutgers University and is the vice chair of the Board of Directors of URAC.
Source: accūrō Solutions/King Knight