J.J.'s knowledge coupled with his ability to identify emerging trends and future cost drivers will help WellComp remain at the forefront of providing our clients and their injured workers with optimal claim outcomes and significant cost savings.
Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) December 16, 2014
WellComp Managed Care Services, a leading provider of managed care services at the local, regional and national level, today announced that J.J. Schmidt has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Managed Care. In this role, J.J. will focus on developing products to meet new and emerging needs of our clients. He will also lead WellComp’s efforts to continually improve processes to deliver the best possible results to clients. Most recently, JJ was instrumental in developing TeamComp™, WellComp’s sophisticated process that combines proprietary analytics and medical expertise to lower workers’ compensation claim costs and improve outcomes for injured workers.
“We are extremely excited to welcome J.J. to the WellComp team. He combines 20 years managed care experience plus a true entrepreneurial mindset. His knowledge coupled with his ability to identify emerging trends and future cost drivers will help WellComp remain at the forefront of providing our clients and their injured workers with optimal claim outcomes and significant cost savings,” noted Doug Markham, President, WellComp Managed Care Services.
Before joining York, J.J. has held several high level positions in managed care and vendor management with several national managed care organizations. Most recently he led a successful consulting firm where he advised clients on market strategies, operational efficiencies, and process improvement.
J.J. earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Catholic University of America and a Masters of Business Administration from St. Thomas University. He is currently a Ph.D. Candidate at Florida International University.
About WellComp Managed Care Services
Since 1985, WellComp has been a leading national provider of managed care services specializing in Workers’ Compensation cost containment that delivers value to our customers through innovation, exceptional service and outstanding results. WellComp’s services include Case Management, Medical Bill Review, Utilization Review, PPO Networks, Diagnostic Networks and Scheduling Services, and Medicare Reporting Compliance Services. Visit us on the web at http://www.wellcomp.com.
For more information, contact:
W. Ritchie Vener
WellComp Managed Care Services
Tel: (973) 404-1223