SOURCE: myMatrixx

myMatrixx, Workers' Compensation, Pharmacy, Insurance, Self Insured, Injured Worker

November 11, 2009 09:46 ET

myMatrixx Renews Contract With Steven P. Stanos, Jr., DO

Nationally Recognized Physician in the Fields of Pain Management and Rehabilitation to Continue Working With myMatrixx

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - November 11, 2009) - myMatrixx™ today announced the extended appointment of Steven P. Stanos, Jr., DO, as Medical Director. Dr. Stanos is nationally recognized for his significant contributions to the fields of pain management and rehabilitation. This appointment represents the continued steps that myMatrixx is taking to not only position itself as the leader in technology driven efficiencies, but also position the company as a leader in clinical programs, specifically pain management outcomes.

"As the industry continues to transition, we believe our advanced technology and business process must intersect with the best possible clinical programs. Dr. Stanos represents a key component of that program," stated Phil Walls, R.Ph., Chief Clinical Officer of myMatrixx.

In addition to his role at myMatrixx, Dr. Stanos is also Medical Director of the Center for Pain Management of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, and an Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. His professional interests include the psychological aspects of chronic pain and complex regional pain syndrome as well as pain resulting from total knee replacement.

"I look forward to my continued partnership with myMatrixx," stated Dr. Stanos. "myMatrixx has developed and continues to develop innovative clinical programs that are critical in achieving an acceptable outcome for an injured worker."

Dr. Stanos is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and is a diplomate of the American Board of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with subspecialty certification in pain.

Dr. Stanos earned his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University and served his internship at Chicago Osteopathic Hospitals and Medical Centers, Midwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. He then completed both his residency and pain fellowship in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, an affiliate of Northwestern University.

Dr. Stanos is also co-chairman of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Pain Task Force and is on the editorial board of Pain News. He has published numerous abstracts and book chapters, and is an active speaker and researcher for studies focusing on pain.

About myMatrixx

myMatrixx® is a national pharmacy services company that simplifies the management of and reduces the cost of workers' compensation pharmacy claims. By providing a unique, powerful combination of advanced technology, proactive expertise and streamlined processes, myMatrixx reduces costs for self-insured employers, third party administrators, managed care companies and insurance carriers. The company operates a network of more than 60,000 retail pharmacies, a mail order pharmacy, a state-of-the art compounding center and an information-based clinical pharmacy program. For more information on myMatrixx, visit www.mymatrixx.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Nici Biddle
    MyMatrixx
    813.425.9655

    P.O Box 274070
    Tampa, FL 33688
    ph: 813-247-2341
    fax: 813-247-3391