Genex Wins Communitas Award for Corporate Social Responsibility
WAYNE, Pa. â€“ March 5, 2014 â€“ Genex Services, Inc. ("Genex"), the leading provider of case management services to the workers' compensation, disability, and auto markets, has announced that its Case Manager Scholarship Award Program is the recipient of a Communitas Award for Corporate Social Responsibility. Genex's annual program provides $100,000 in scholarship awards to schools nominated by their Genex-employed alma mater. The scholarships are intended to recognize the Genex graduates from these schools, strengthen awareness of the case management profession, and invest in a new generation of future graduates to fill a growing industry need.
"As the industry leader, employing 1,500 case managers, we are proud to receive recognition for supporting the schools that will educate and nurture the future generations of nursing graduates," said Peter Madeja, CEO of Genex.
Genex's case managers work with treating physicians to coordinate appropriate quality care, ensure patient satisfaction, improve medical outcomes, facilitate a patient's timely return to work, and decrease overall health care expenses.
Communitas Awards recognizes exceptional businesses, organizations, and individuals that give of themselves and their resources and those that change the way they do business to benefit their communities. Awards are given to those entries exhibiting volunteerism, philanthropy, or ethical and sustainable business practices, as well as those looking to incorporate the spirit of communitas in their businesses.
Genex (http://www.genexservices.com) provides insurers, employers, and third party administrators with a broad array of managed care solutions and information management capabilities through its more than 2,700 employees and more than 60 service locations throughout North America. The company has a demonstrated ability to help clients manage and control the medical, wage loss, and productivity costs associated with claims in the workers' compensation, disability, automobile, and health care systems. Genex services include utilization management, case management, medical bill review, preferred provider organizations, specialty networks, Social Security representation, information management, Medicare Set-Aside, and related capabilities.