MedRisk names medical director


MedRisk names medical director

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MedRisk, a provider of physical rehabilitation and diagnostic imaging for the workers’ compensation industry, has appointed William Gaines Jr as medical director.

Gaines will oversee the quality of provider clinical performance and develop medical management strategies.

He has over 30 years of experience in directing medical management programs and finding solutions to provide high-quality care, having previously served as national medical director for a large property/casualty insurance carrier.

Prior to this, he worked for Procter & Gamble and Conoco Phillips.

Gaines is active in the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, the Texas Occupational Medicine Association and the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute.

He has co-authored a number of scientific papers and presentations on musculoskeletal disorders, back pain, occupational health, and delayed recovery from work injuries.

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