HOUSTON, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Medical Centers announced the appointment of Catharine Knight as Regional Vice President, Network and Payor Relations, effective November 7, 2016. Catharine Knight will join the Nova Medical Centers corporate team based out of Houston, Texas.
"We are really excited to have Catharine join our team. Catharine brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the non-subscription, public entity and Texas certified workers' compensation business sector." – Mark Neer, SVP Network and Payor Strategy.
Catharine brings over 20 years of experience in healthcare, insurance and managed care. Her deep understanding of the payor and managed care market in this industry has resulted in great success and relationships in the marketplace.
Prior to joining the Nova team, Catharine acted as a community liaison for Centre for Neuro Skills (Irving, Texas) educating families and payor sources on their programs. During her career, Catharine has worked for major carriers and third party administrators as a senior case manager. "Catharine's reputation in the industry reflects the level of integrity we strive for at Nova Medical Centers and she will be a key addition to our organization."
About Nova Medical Centers – home of Occuflex
As one of the largest occupational health providers in the nation, Nova treats on-the-job injuries, conducts pre-employment services and screens, and offers preventative services. Nova works with employers to maximize employees' health and get America back to work better and faster.
Nova Medical Centers has expanded its footprint across Texas, Tennessee, Georgia, and Indiana. Nova treats more than 40,000 work-related injuries annually across its locations with an average claim closure rate of 14 days.
Nova utilizes cutting edge real-time web-based reporting through its proprietary electronic medical system, Occuflex, which allows Nova's clients to remain constantly up-to-date with claim status. Nova Medical Centers continues to revolutionize occupational healthcare and strives to provide the best occupational medical services possible.
Nova Medical Centers' dedication to its patients and recognized industry success by employers and insurance carriers has ignited the company's expansion. Nova's goal is to be accessible from coast-to-coast by 2023.
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SOURCE Nova Medical Centers