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Four Myths About Telerehabilitation

MTI America Names Tim Hassett-Salley VP of Business Development

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MTI America is proud to announce the addition of Tim Hassett-Salley as Vice President of Business Development. In his new role, Tim will use his 25 years of experience in the Workers’ Compensation and Disability Management industry to forge new relationships and opportunities within MTI’s integrated healthcare solutions.
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MTI Team Members that SHINE
Read what clients are saying about the MTI Team.

Leeann Baldwin

Service: DME
“I just want to give a shout out to Leeann. I spoke with her originally to see if this test might be something MTI can schedule. Leeann said she would handle this one. Leeann went above & beyond on this, & wound up getting it all together. It’s good to know that there are people out there still willing to go the extra mile.”

Priscilla Quirindongo

Service: Diagnostics
“I’m very fortunate to have you at MTI, my claims are always up to date, the notes are always on time, and any changes, you make me aware immediately. The services you provide are exceptional. Your employer must be very pleased with your work performance…My overall score is 20 out of 10…above and beyond.”

Julio Ayala

Service: Translations
“Another fantastic job done by Julio. He was quick and right to the point and 100% accurate. The total call only took 4-minutes and 28-seconds”

Valray Cameau

Services: Dental Services
“Thank you Valray this was my first dental claim and you made it seamless. Thank you for your help”

Claims Examiner

DME Team

A patient took the time to call us to express her gratitude about her great customer experience. How we take the time to call patients to confirm delivery and keep her updated on the status or her order.

Injured Worker

Lela Holder RN, BSN, CCM

Service: Home Health & Catastrophic Care
“Lela, I want to thank you and the team for an outstanding job on this file. I especially want to thank you for allowing me to use you primarily as the point person throughout this very intense period which seemed to have lasted weeks. You are terrific!”

Nurse Case Manager

Alejandra Rozo

Service: Home Health
“He stayed late on Friday evening and helped the FCM manager and myself with over the weekend arrangements for an injured workers home health. I appreciated his willingness to help find a resolution and solution to problem. High fives all around.”

Claims Examiner

Four Myths About Telerehabilitation

Four Myths About Telerehabilitation

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In the age of COVID-19, healthcare providers are looking for new ways to reach injured workers and help support their recovery goals. Healthcare providers are relying on telerehabilitation (or e-rehabilitation or virtual PT) to deliver care.
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Staying Resilient in Uncertain Times: the New COVID-19 Reality

Trusted Transportation Partner In Uncertain Times: An MTI Perspective

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Transportation is the lifeblood of the workers’ compensation industry. By transporting injured workers to the appointments they need, drivers ensure timely delivery of care and help support cost-effective return-to-work measures.
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Staying Resilient in Uncertain Times: the New COVID-19 Reality

MTI has implemented a Temperature Check/Early Detection Program

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The workers compensation industry is facing complex risk decisions during the pandemic. MTI’s care management teams and our connected specialty networks are implementing an on-site COVID-19 clinical temperature check/risk identification program.
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Staying Resilient in Uncertain Times: the New COVID-19 Reality

Staying Resilient in Uncertain Times: The New COVID-19 Reality

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As of this writing, over 30 million Americans have filed for unemployment. According to Forbes, the Department of Labor reported unemployment rate of 14.74% unemployment rate may actually be as high as 20% with adjusted numbers.
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Telehealth, Mental Health, and More
During COVID-19: An MTI America

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COVID-19 Transportation Safety Guidelines

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As cities and states begin to re-open and more injured workers are being transported to medical appointments and physical therapy facilities, MTI will continue to exercise caution.
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Telehealth, Mental Health, and More
During COVID-19: An MTI America
Perspective

Telehealth, Mental Health, and More During COVID-19: An MTI America Perspective

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During a health crisis like COVID-19, mental health issues often increase. For employees out of work due to injury, then, monitoring their mental health during crisis is a must.
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Laura Gorman, RN Joins MTI America As Dental Product Leader

Laura Gorman, RN Joins MTI America As Dental Product Leader

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MTI America announces Laura Gorman has joined the company as Dental Product Leader.
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MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

Stress Awareness During COVID-19 – Relaxation Breathing Exercise Guide

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Most of us are going through dramatic changes in our lives that affect socialization as well as work environments. All of this could lead to postural changes and higher levels of stress. Follow these simple breathing exercises as a way to reset your posture and reduce the tension and stress you may be feeling.
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MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

Looking Toward the Future with Virtual Physical Therapy

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Physical therapy (PT) is essential to helping injured workers return to work, and its benefits are clear. However, there are many reasons why an injured worker might not be able to get to PT—whether it’s transportation issues, mobility issues, a disability, or because they live in an underserved community.
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MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

MTI America COVID-19 Advisory: Adapting Our Approach During the “New Normal”

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We understand the past few weeks have been extremely difficult for our customers and providers. As a family-owned business, unburdened by commitments to external investors, MTI America is blessed to keep all our employees currently working.
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Virologist Explains What The Coronavirus Does to Your Body That Makes It So Deadly

Virologist Explains What The Coronavirus Does to Your Body That Makes It So Deadly

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COVID-19 is caused by a coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2. Coronaviruses belong to a group of viruses that infect animals, from peacocks to whales.
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MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

MTI Dental Update

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As of today, 4/6/2020 the recommendations of government agencies and professional associations remains consistent to only provide dental treatment for emergency cases.
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How to coronavirus-proof your home

How to Coronavirus-Proof Your Home

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Life under coronavirus means staying at home as much as possible — but you’ll likely need to make a trip to the grocery store or pharmacy at some point.
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MTI America Continues to Thrive in Uncertain Times with Great Place to Work Award

MTI America Continues to Thrive in Uncertain Times with Great Place to Work Award

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MTI America is proud to announce that it has been awarded the Great Place to Work distinction for the 3rd year.
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MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

MTI Telerehabilitation Update

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, cancellation rates are currently between 10% to 25%, varying by geography. Telerehab is expected to help decrease the cancellation rate and keep workers progressing with their therapy.
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MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

MTI COVID-19 Advisory

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We share your concerns about the Coronavirus pandemic and are taking active steps to protect our employees and the injured workers in our care.
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MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

MTI America’s Coronavirus Notice

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MTI is actively monitoring news reports on the Coronavirus (COVID-19), which is currently considered to present low health risks here in the United States.
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MTI America Opens New Office in Deerfield Beach, Florida

MTI America Appoints Matthew Landon as Chief Strategy Officer

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MTI America announces Matthew Landon has been named Chief Strategy Officer (CSO).
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MTI America Opens New Office in Deerfield Beach, Florida

MTI America Names Bea Scott Vice President of National Sales

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MTI America announces that Bea Scott has been named Vice President of National Sales.
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MTI America Opens New Office in Deerfield Beach, Florida

MTI America Opens New Office in Deerfield Beach, Florida

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MTI America announces the opening of a second office in South Florida in the Deerfield Beach area.
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Michael Apple Joins MTI America as Vice President, Provider Network Strategy and Deployment

Educating Physical Medicine Providers to Help Injured Workers Recover Faster

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With nearly three decades in the workers’ compensation and managed care arena analyzing and developing specialty networks, Michael has served industry-leading companies focused on network development, clinical integration, regulatory compliance and expansion to meet customer needs. Read More

MTI AMERICA Celebrates Claudia Rial, MBA – VP of Operations

Educating Physical Medicine Providers to Help Injured Workers Recover Faster

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There are many ancillary service companies in the workers’ compensation space that manage physical medicine provider networks geared towards rehabilitating injured workers. Read More

MTI AMERICA Celebrates Claudia Rial, MBA – VP of Operations

Claudia Rial is MTI’S MVP of 2019

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MTI AMERICA Celebrates Claudia Rial, MBA – VP of Operations.
Walk into the headquarters of MTI America on any given day, and you’ll be greeted with a warm smile and asked to pull up a chair. Read More

MTI America Welcomes Marc Pyatt as New Physical Medicine National Product Leader

MTI America Welcomes Marc Pyatt as New Physical Medicine National Product Leader

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MTI America announces that Marc Pyatt has joined the company as the Physical Medicine National Product Leader. Read More

MTI America’s Director of Clinical Innovation to Speak about Human Trafficking at CMSA’s National Conference

MTI America’s Director of Clinical Innovation to Speak about Human Trafficking at CMSA’s National Conference

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MTI America announced that the company’s director of clinical innovation, Jeanine Zukerman, will speak at an annual conference for workers’ compensation case managers about the importance of identifying and helping potential victims of human trafficking. Read More

MTI America Names Jeff Ziblut Director of Physical Medicine

MTI America Names Jeff Ziblut Director of Physical Medicine

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MTI America announced that Jeff Ziblut has joined the workers’ compensation company as director of physical medicine. Read More

How Empathy can change an injured workers perspective in life

MTI America Names Jeanine Zukerman Director of Clinical Innovation

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MTI America, the nation’s premier provider of ancillary healthcare solutions for workers’ compensation, announced that Jeanine Zukerman has been appointed Director of Clinical Innovation. Read More

If You Don’t Speak Your Injured Worker’s Language, They’ll Find a Lawyer Who Does

If You Don’t Speak Your Injured Worker’s Language, They’ll Find a Lawyer Who Does

Publication: Risk & Insurance Magazine
No employer wants to see their employees injured and out of work, and no worker wants to be stuck at home worrying about the longterm consequences of both their injury and their time away from the job. A fast return-to-work is good for everyone. Read More

How Empathy can change an injured workers perspective in life

Patient Advocacy in Action

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In 2015, life as Mr. Valdez knew changed forever when he suffered a spinal cord injury at work. It seemed like one minute he was living an active lifestyle in college, and the next he was confined to a wheelchair as a paraplegic. Read More