HOUSTON, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Access MediQuip, LLC, the nation's first and largest provider of outsourced medical implantable device management solutions to the health care industry, announced today that it has appointed Carmen Fontanez to the newly created position of Executive Vice President of Payor Sales and Services. In her new role, Ms. Fontanez will lead the company's strategic initiatives and operations that serve hundreds of health plans across the country.
Ms. Fontanez brings to Access MediQuip more than 15 years of experience selling and managing therapies for national healthcare clients. Prior to joining Access MediQuip, she was Senior Vice President of Sales and Account Management for CuraScript Pharmacy, Inc., an Express-Scripts Company. There, she directed contracting and re-contracting efforts for more than 500 payor clients. Ms. Fontanez also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Columbia Woodland Hospital located in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. Ms. Fontanez holds a Bachelor's degree in Nursing and Master's degree in Science from the
"Carmen brings a wealth of visionary healthcare leadership experience to the Access MediQuip senior management team," said Bill Elliott, Access MediQuip President and COO. "The breadth of Carmen's knowledge and her keen insight into client needs will help Access expand our unrivaled industry expertise, service, and value. Carmen brings dedication, experience and specialization that's required for the dynamic, high growth medical device industry."
About Access MediQuip
Access MediQuip is the nation's first and largest provider of outsourced implantable device management solutions. The company works with thousands of manufacturers, payors and providers to manage the acquisition, financing, delivery and reimbursement of implantable devices such as orthopedic and spinal implants, and implantable drug pumps. Founded in 1997, the company is headquartered in Houston and employs approximately 150 associates. For more information, please visit www.accessmediquip.com.
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