Corporate Workplace Safety & Wellness Manager
Created and managed workers' compensation and safety program for organization. Avamere is a multi-tiered healthcare organization with assisted living, skilled nursing and independent living facilities, rehabilitation, medical supply, home health and hospice care companies as well as a long-term care management company with 40 locations and 4000 employees.
- Reduced rates by 23.4% with standardized claims management, new policies and forms used company-wide and newly developed Access database to house multi-carrier claims data together
- Updated the Safety Manual, 5+ years out of date, to a multi-state/multi-facility tool compliant with all state, federal and industry regulations
- Enrolled 42.3% of smoking employees and their spouses in company-wide smoking cessation program including medication, counseling, 24-hour support via the web or phone and education