Will Also Serve as President and CEO, Connecticut Occupational Medicine Partners, LLC, and Medworks, LLC.
Conn. July 8, 2013) – Derrick Amato has joined Saint Francis Care as Administrative Director, Occupational Health, and President
and Chief Executive Officer, Connecticut Occupational Medicine Partners, LLC.,
and Medworks, LLC.
Mr. Amato will oversee workers’ compensation
matters and will additionally provide management of underwriting, loss
prevention, sales and product management in this role.
is a highly accomplished, results-driven, senior executive and corporate
officer with a proven record of success in the insurance and managed care
industries,” said Kate Roche, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating
Officer, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. “His special expertise in
reducing corporate losses, ensuring regulatory compliance, and improving operational
efficiency will be tremendous assets for Saint Francis.”
Mr. Amato previously served Vice President
Workers’ Compensation Sales and Strategy at MultiPlan in Waltham, MA. He also
served as National Director – Medical Center of Excellence at the Accident Fund
of America; Chief Operations Officer of Clinical Management Services at
Coventry Workers Comp Services; President, Care Management Services, Concentra
Integrated Services; and Senior Vice President, Field Claim Services, Cambridge
Integrated Services Group.
Mr. Amato is an associate member of the
Eastern Association of Workers’ Compensation Board of Commissioners; a member
of the Workers’ Compensation Committee of the Self-Insurance Institute of
America; and a member of the Workers’
Compensation Committee of the Claims & Litigation Alliance.
About Occupational Health Partners
Occupational Medicine Partners, LLC (COMP) was formed in 2000 and consists of 7
occupational health clinics throughout Connecticut. This service specializes in the treatment of
work-related injuries and illnesses. The focus is on returning employees to
functional work and to their private lives through specific treatment plans. The
program works collaboratively with employers to identify modified-duty
opportunities, working with a network of specialists to insure timely referrals
when appropriate. On-site Physical Therapy, X-ray and Lab services are
available at most locations. Over 8,500 employers throughout Connecticut have
About Saint Francis Care
Francis Care is an integrated healthcare
delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, an
anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897. Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is
a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England. Other major entities of Saint Francis Care include The Mount Sinai
Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, the
Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut, the Saint Francis/Mount
Sinai Regional Cancer Center, the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for
Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research, and Saint
Francis HealthCare Partners. Johnson Memorial Medical Center, parent
organization of Johnson Memorial Hospital, Evergreen Health Care Center, and
Home and Community Health Services is also a Saint Francis Care Partner. Saint Francis Care’s services are supported by a
network of five major Access Centers and eight additional medical office
centers sited throughout the region. For
more information, visit www.stfranciscare.com.