To Align with Growth and Client Demand, Payer Compass Expands Member Advocacy and Medical Management Teams

PLANO, TX, January 23, 2022 – Payer Compass, a leader in healthcare cost containment, announced the addition of two new team members – Anita Walker, VP of Member Services, and Rosie Fields, RN, CCM, Director of Clinical Services.  They are welcomed additions in light of the organization’s continued growth and will provide valuable support to the company and leadership to their respective teams.

“We are pleased to welcome Anita and Rosie to our team and believe they will each bring a fresh perspective as Payer Compass continues the push for positive change in health plans and self-funded insurance,” says Rick Ellsworth, Chief Operating Officer. “They both have had an exceptional career in healthcare and their industry expertise perfectly complements the background and talents of our team members.”

Anita is leading the Member Advocacy Team to set a new industry standard in service for plan members through upfront provider reimbursement strategies and intelligent post-treatment billing resolution.  Leveraging her firsthand knowledge of payers and providers, she is also an asset to solution development and enhancement that support the organization’s position in the self-funded marketplace as a pillar for compliance and cost control. Key solutions of focus for Anita and her team include Payer Compass’ comprehensive Reference Based Pricing solution, Innovate360, and CompassConnect, their enterprise transparency solution to address the No Surprises Act and Transparency in Coverage Rule.

Rosie leads Payer Compass’ Medical Management operations and strategic program development for Pre-Certification, Utilization Review, and Case Management with the goal of optimizing patient experiences and clinical outcomes. She brings an accomplished and tenured career in Medical Management to the URAC-accredited team.  Her impressive versatility in understanding and managing different plan types will add further value to the client and members served by the company’s overarching Care Management solution, CareAdviser. 

About Payer Compass

Payer Compass is dedicated to restoring rationality to the cost of care. We focus squarely on tackling the most elusive problems in today’s healthcare landscape: spiraling costs and associated lack of price transparency.

For self-insured organizations, our innovations and services are driving down the costs of healthcare claims reimbursement. And for health plans, we are minimizing overall spend on claims pricing, administration, and processing.

By combining our next-gen technology — Visium™, a multi-faceted pricing platform — with an emphasis on client success, Payer Compass is helping your organization control the cost of care. 

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