News By Tag
News By Place
CLARA analytics Vice President of Managed Care Operations Kimberly Wiswell to Speak at NAMSAP
Current NAMSAP Board Member to Address Nation's Largest Gathering of MSA Professionals
By: CLARA analytics
CLARA analytics ("CLARA"), the leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) technology in the commercial insurance industry, today announced that Kimberly Wiswell, vice president of managed care operations at CLARA, will speak at the National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals (NAMSAP) 2018 Annual Educational Conference. The conference, being held Oct. 3-5, 2018, at the Lord Baltimore Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland, is the premier meeting of Medicare Set-Aside (MSA) professionals. Under the theme "Charting a Course for Change," Kim will share her insights as she joins other industry insiders on the What's Trending panel on Friday, Oct. 5, at 10:45 a.m.
Kim recently joined CLARA from MEDVAL, where she oversaw integration of the company's activities, including those that influenced product development, maintenance and improvement, to ensure alignment with business strategies. She is also a past president of the board of directors for NAMSAP, where she currently serves on the Annual Meeting, RED BOOK™, and MSCC subcommittees as well as the Legislative, Data Development, and Communications committees.
Kim has provided consulting services to the CMS and a number of state agencies and associations and is a frequent presenter at industry conferences, seminars and training sessions concerning Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance, medical cost management, and provider coding and reimbursement. Kim also sits on the faculty for WorkCompCentral's WorkCompSchool and serves as the Fee Schedule Committee Co-Chair for a California legislative advisory body composed of top risk managers and select attorneys who advocate for industry insurance defense and related workers' compensation legislation.
"I am delighted to share my views on the direction of MSAs and recent trends with NAMSAP attendees," said Wiswell. "This is one of the most important gatherings of the year for MSA professionals, and I look forward to engaging with participants as we discuss what to expect with this ever-changing program."
Kim's panel session will include observations regarding approval trends under the new CMS WCRC subcontractor responsible for review and approval of submitted MSAs, submission vs. non-submission trends in the industry, recent Medicare handling of MSA accounts where funds have been exhausted, and other related topics.
For more information about the NAMSAP 2018 Educational Conference and to register, please visit https://namsap.site-
To learn more about how CLARA is modernizing the commercial insurance industries, please visit www.claraanalytics.com/
About CLARA analytics
CLARA analytics improves claims outcomes in commercial insurance with easy-to-use artificial intelligence (AI)-based products. CLARA's suite helps claims teams reduce various sources of loss costs in claims handling by keeping claims on track throughout their life cycle. The suite uses the latest in AI and machine learning (ML) technology and can integrate easily into any workflow or infrastructure to rapidly start showing value. CLARA's customers include companies from the top 25 insurance carriers to small, self-insured organizations. CLARA analytics was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Silicon Valley in California. For more information, visit www.claraanalytics.com, and follow CLARA analytics on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/
CLARA litigation, CLARA providers and CLARA claims are trademarks of CLARA analytics. All other brand names and solution names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.
Tags: CLARA analytics, Kim Wiswell, NAMSAP, Medicare Set-Aside, artificial intelligence, AI, commercial insurance, machine learning, healthcare, predictive analytics, workers compensation, data science