NEW YORK & TINTON FALLS, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MagnaCare, a healthcare services company, is pleased to announce that Tyisha Torres, Manager, Workers' Compensation & No-Fault, has been elected to the Board of Directors, New York City Association of Insurance Women (NAIW-NYC). During her four years with MagnaCare, Torres has run day-to-day Workers’ Compensation/No-Fault operations, overseen the Certified PPO Program, and served as the sole MagnaCare representative at NAIW-NYC.
“Tyisha is very deserving of this recognition for her industry leadership,” says Joseph Berardo Jr., CEO, MagnaCare. “She has played a critical role in helping MagnaCare to thrive during a time of upheaval in the country’s healthcare system, is a credit to her profession and an exceptional representative of MagnaCare.”
With 12 years of industry experience, Torres has worked exclusively in the area of Workers’ Comp/No Fault, working for both national and regional third party administrators.
NAIW-NYC is an independent, non-profit organization based in New York City that focuses on the insurance industry and is comprised of insurance professionals dedicated to the development of leaders in the insurance industry through education, networking, charity and industry alliance.
Margaret M. Murphy, Esq., president, NAIW-NYC, and partner at Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP, says, “Tyisha has been a dedicated member of NAIW-NYC for years and we are excited about her appointment to the Board of Directors. She is an excellent addition to the Board and we look forward to working with her in furthering the organization's mission and providing quality programming for our members.”
MagnaCare, a healthcare services company, is proactively reducing the cost of healthcare by offering self-insured options to employers in New Jersey and New York. For more than 20 years MagnaCare has provided services to self-insured employers and health, workers’ compensation and no fault payers, including commercial insurers, TPA’s, government entities, and labor markets. MagnaCare offers access to a broad provider network, predictive modeling analyses, member outreach programs and integrated solutions that include full plan management services. MagnaCare was selected to the esteemed “Modern Healthcare’s 2010 and 2011 Best Places to Work in Healthcare.” Visit www.magnacare.com, www.facebook.com/magnacare, www.linkedin.com/company/magnacare, http://blog.magnacare.com.