KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eileen Auen, founder of Deep Run Consulting, LLC, a firm that provides consulting services to the health care industry, has become a member of MedRisk’s board of directors, effective December 16, 2019.
Auen is the former Executive Chairman of Helios, a workers’ compensation ancillary company formed by a merger of PMSI, Inc. and Progressive Medical and later acquired by OptumRx. She had served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PMSI from 2008 until the PMSI-Progressive merger in 2013.
“Eileen brings a great depth of valuable knowledge experience in both workers’ compensation and group health,” said MedRisk Founder and Executive Chairman Shelley Boyce. “We’re looking forward to leveraging her expertise as we continue to grow.”
Previously, Auen was the head of health care management for Aetna, leading the company’s network, care management and informatics organizations. Earlier, she served as CEO of APS Healthcare, Inc., a leading provider of care management and behavioral healthcare solutions in the public sector and commercial markets. Her 25-year career includes leadership positions with RISCORP, CIGNA and its subsidiary INTRACORP.
Auen holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia and earned her bachelor’s in Economics and Finance from Towson University in Towson, Maryland.
“Ms. Auen is a well-known and highly respected leader in our industry,” said CEO Mike Ryan. “We are very pleased to have someone of her caliber join our board.”
Based in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, MedRisk is the largest managed care organization dedicated to the physical rehabilitation of injured workers. One of the Inc. 5,000 fastest growing privately held companies for 13 consecutive years, MedRisk counts over 272,000 providers in its network and serves almost 500,000 injured workers every year. It holds direct contracts with more than 90 percent of the nation’s top workers’ compensation insurers and third-party administrators. MedRisk, which has successfully completed a SSAE 18 SOC Type 1 and 2 examination, ensures high quality care and delivers outstanding customer service. To that end, all customer service professionals, healthcare advocates and physical therapists are based in the U.S. For more information, visit www.medrisknet.com or call 800-225-9675.