Principal, Health Strategy Associates
• Third-Party Payer Track: Panel Discussion: Using Workers’ Compensation Formularies to Reduce Rx Opioids
Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 11:15 am to 12:30 pm
Joseph Paduda is a nationally-recognized expert in medical and pharmacy management in workers’ compensation and author of the popular blog, ManagedCareMatters.com. In addition to consulting with managed care organizations, insurers and private equity firms, Mr. Paduda conducts surveys on managing workers’ compensation pharmacy, opioid use, utilization review, bill review, and claims systems. He also leads CompPharma, LLC, a consortium of pharmacy benefit managers active in workers’ compensation. A respected media source, Mr. Paduda has been quoted in The New York Times, Business Week, Risk & Insurance, CFO Magazine, Business Insurance, among others. Before launching his consulting business in 1997, he held executive positions with major insurers, including Traveler’s, United Healthcare and Liberty Mutual.