|[July 25, 2014]
Kim Radcliffe, PT, MHA, Named President of Align Networks
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --(Business Wire)--
Networks, a One
Call Care Management business unit, and leading provider of workers'
compensation physical medicine programs, recently announced that Kim
Radcliffe, PT, MHA, has been promoted to president of the business
Radcliffe most recently served as vice president of operations and has
been with Align Networks since 2006. She is credited with the creation,
development and evolution of Align Networks' clinical
review program, a clinical oversight program that monitors quality
of care, treatment patterns, utilization and appropriateness of care.
Through her management and guidance, this clinical review process and
program provides a reduction in overall utilization by 20 to 30 percent
"Kim's successful tenure with the clinical and operations of Align
Networks made her the clear choice to lead the usiness unit," said Dave
Olson, co-chief operating officer of One Call Care Management. "Align is
recognized in the industry for excellence in customer service and
clinical oversight. Kim has been essential in elevating us to this
level, and we're confident her leadership will further solidify Align as
the premier physical medicine partner and network."
Radcliffe's 17 years of clinical experience as a physical therapist, and
her leadership roles in patient rehabilitation, enabled her to use best
practices and evidence-based medicine to enhance the Gold Standard
Review™ program and to guide overall operations excellence.
"My vision for Align Networks is to lead this clinically based business
unit toward efficient claims management with excellent clinical outcomes
and visit utilization," said Radcliffe. "Our methodology of peer-to-peer
communication and collaboration for continuous improvement is key to
providing quality clinical outcomes while monitoring costs for our
Radcliffe is co-author of "Evidence Based Medicine as a Strategy for
Quality Improvement," which appeared in a 2010 issue of the International
Journal of Public Policy. She received a Masters of Health
Administration from the University of North Florida and a Bachelor of
Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Florida.
About Align Networks
Align Networks manages a specialized workers' compensation provider
network of outpatient rehabilitation facilities throughout the United
States. Align Networks partners with its customers to expedite
scheduling and treatment of injured workers, while providing significant
cost savings relative to direct-to-provider contracting and ensuring
appropriate usage through its proprietary utilization management system.
Align Networks is a business unit of One Call Care Management, the
nation's leading provider of specialized solutions to the workers'
compensation industry. For further information, please visit: www.alignnetworks.com.
About One Call Care Management
One Call Care Management (One Call) is the nation's leading provider of
specialized solutions to the workers' compensation industry enabling
faster, more efficient and more cost-effective claims resolution. One
Call provides reliable, consistent connections to care with expertise in
high-end diagnostics, physical therapy and transportation services,
post-discharge home care and durable medical equipment, dental and
doctor specialty services, complex care management, and the language
services required for today's multicultural workforce. With a focus on
injured workers' needs across the spectrum of care, One Call enables
maximum medical improvement and superior outcomes. For more information,
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