Navigation Links
Sedgwick CMS Gift Supports Walter Reed Patients, Families
Date:10/23/2007

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. (Sedgwick CMS) announced a gift today of $150,000 to the Walter Reed Society, the private auxiliary support organization for Walter Reed Army Medical Center (WRAMC). The gift will be used by the Walter Reed Society's Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF/OEF) Support Fund for assistance grants to soldiers and the families of soldiers receiving treatment at WRAMC for wounds received in Iraq, Afghanistan and related operations. Sedgwick CMS colleagues (employees) raised approximately half of the amount, and the Company matched their contribution.

Sedgwick CMS President and CEO David A. North and a delegation including four Sedgwick CMS colleagues with recent service in OIF/OEF presented the contribution to the Walter Reed Society today at a ceremony at WRAMC in Washington, D.C. Major General (Ret) Enrique Mendez, formerly Commander of WRAMC and Under Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs and a past President of the Walter Reed Society, accepted the gift on behalf of the organization.

"The Walter Reed Society performs outstanding and compassionate service through its efforts to ease family burdens and speed healing for men and women of our military who have made great sacrifices in the line of duty," said North. "The Society helps facilitate healthy and productive recoveries for wounded soldiers in all the areas of their lives. I believe the people of Sedgwick CMS relate so strongly to this mission because as a provider of disability and workers' compensation services for ill and injured civilian employees we are concerned with similar objectives. It is truly our privilege to support our friends, family members and fellow citizens in the armed services through today's gift."

Information about the Walter Reed Society is available at http://www.walterreedsociety.org or from Walter Reed Society Vice President of Patient Services SGM (Ret) Daniel J. Bullis, 202-782-8937.

Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. is the leading North American provider of innovative claims and productivity management solutions. Sedgwick CMS and its affiliated companies deliver cost-effective claims administration, managed care, program management, risk consulting and related services to clients through the expertise of 6,200 colleagues in a hundred and fifty offices in the U.S. and Canada. The company specializes in workers' compensation; disability, FMLA and other employee absence; and general, automobile and professional liability claims services. Sedgwick CMS and its affiliates design and implement customized programs based on proven practices that meet client needs. For more see http://www.sedgwickcms.com.

Sedgwick CMS is a minority-owned subsidiary of Fidelity National Financial Inc., (NYSE: FNF), number 264 on the Fortune 500 and a leading provider of title insurance, specialty insurance and claims management services. More information about FNF can be found at http://www.fnf.com. The other principal investors in Sedgwick CMS are Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. and Evercore Partners (NYSE: EVR).

Contact: Frank J. Huffman, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, 901-415-7548, fhuffman@sedgwickcms.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Vitamin E supports Female Hearts
2. Injection supports Heart Devices
3. Study supports vegetable diet
4. Study supports century-old cancer theory
5. Google Supports Indians Novel Literacy Drive
6. Actor Anil Kapoor Supports Birth Registration Cause
7. AMA Supports Tax Penalty for Uninsured Americans
8. Church Supports HIV Test Before Marriage
9. EHRVA Supports EHR Product Certification
10. NICE supports application of advanced biological therapies as treatment option for acute psoriasis
11. Bush Supports Restriction to ‘Morning–After’ Pll
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple ... care services, staged a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster ... Fire Department, Echo Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global Healthcare Management’s ... Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global Healthcare Management’s ... The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it is a ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the ... danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains ... a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and ... plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway ... store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in ... existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to ... home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/10/2017)... -- NDS received FDA 510(k) clearance in May 2017 for its highly ... designed for endoscopy environments. An innovative secondary monitor solution, ZeroWire ... support the improvement of patient outcomes, procedural efficiency, and the lowering ... ... ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... 4, 2017  South Korean-based healthcare product Development Company ... "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. The device will educate the user ... with better efficiency compared to the dated and pricey ... on efficacy of the compression for a more informed ... goal to raise $5,000. ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. ... day with the investment community and media to further ... call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, ... webcast of the conference call through a link that ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: