KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TMG Health, the leading national provider of expert solutions for health plansin the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, and Managed Medicaid markets, recently announced the appointment of Mary Anne Kania as Director of Audit Services.
Kaniais responsible for directing the Internal Audit and CMS Audit functions of the Company in order to provide assurance and auditing services to management and staff. She will plan and conduct operational, financial, and compliance audits in order to evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls and determine compliance with selected policies, procedures, and regulations.
"We are excited to have Mary Anne lead our Audit Services department," said Trish Savitsky, Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at TMG Health. "As the healthcare landscape evolves and business requirements shift, it is vitally important for TMG Health to be able to respond quickly to increasing regulations and the intensifying focus on Fraud, Waste, and Abuse. Mary Anne will leverage her experience in internal audit, quality, and systems design and testing to meet the growing demands and challenges of the changing healthcare marketplace."
Kania began her career at TMG Health as Supervisor of Internal Audit in 2009 and was later promoted to Manager in 2010. Prior to joining TMG Health, she held management positions at Diversified Information Technology, Scranton, Pa., and Blue Cross of Northeastern PA, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., in the areas of quality, systems design and testing, and financial systems.
She holds bachelor's degrees in Accounting and Business Administration from King's College, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. She has supplemented her degrees with coursework in Database Management Systems, Visual Basic, Telecommunications, and Network Security. She also holds ISO 9001:2000 Internal Auditor certification.
About TMG Health TMG Health is the leading national provider of expert solutions for Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D and Managed Medicaid plans. With more than 14 years of experience in providing technology-enabled services to the government health plan market exclusively, our knowledge of health plan processes, CMS requirements, and the daily challenges plans face within the government market is second to none. Our expertise, coupled with a strong commitment to our Clients' success, positions us as a trusted partner who can help solve the challenges of today and prepare for those of tomorrow.
TMG Health has a legacy of serving both large and small health plans, including Blue Cross Blue Shield plans and Pharmacy Benefit Managers, across the nation. We offer a full range of tried and true solutions and can manage the processes for the complex Dual Eligible (Medicare/Medicaid) population.
TMG Health understands our Clients' needs for agile and scalable solutions that allow them to focus on member outcomes, revenues and growing competition. Our innovative solutions are built to keep pace with the changing needs of the government market and enable our Clients to stay competitive and successful.
TMG Health is headquartered in King of Prussia, Pa. and is a subsidiary of Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the largest customer-owned health insurer in the United States and fourth largest overall, operating through its Blue Cross and Blue Shield® Plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. HCSC's headquarters is located in Chicago, IL.